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Peace Scholarship


Congratulations to all of the students who helped make this year’s selection so challenging.
winners of this year’s Peace Scholarship Challenge:

  1. First Place: Sana Azizah Khan

    “The Second City: the Humanitarian Crises of Gang Violence”  – Sana describes gang violence in Chicago’s South Side and proposes potential solutions to the problems plaguing America’s “second cities.”

  2. Second Place: Binah Ezra

    “Far from the Home I Love”  – Binah focuses on the challenges of living as an Iranian Jew in the turbulent years leading up to the Iranian revolution.

  3. Third Place: Faith Okoko

    “Peace and Blame are Opposites” – Faith recounts her experience with ethnic and political violence in Kenya.