CityViews 12/20/2011: Peace Practicum


Segment 1:

It’s said that those who don’t study history are bound to repeat it. Proponents of peace and conflict resolution programs could say the same – that peace-mindedness comes from dedicated scholarship in the area. We take a look at what increasing numbers of Utah college students are finding in a peace major.


  • Leonard Hawes, Dir. of Peace and Conflict Studies Program and Prof. of Communication, University of Utah
  • Robert Newman, Prof. of English, Dean of College of Humanities, University of Utah
  • Michael Minch, Assoc. Prof. of Philosophy/Humanities, Dir. of Peace and Justice Studies, Utah Valley University


A rendering of the 125 Haus project (from the University of Utah)


Segment 2:

Looking for an energy efficient house that’s affordable, too? Look no further than the 125 Haus, a single-family home recently completed in Park City.



  • Joerg Ruegemer, Asst. Prof., College of Art + Architecture, University of Utah