Course & Practicum Overview

Spring 2015 |Fall 2015 |Spring 2016 |Program Schedule | Practicum Overview & Forms | Full Course Listing

CJP seeks to be sensitive to students’ religious beliefs. If you have a conflict due to a religious commitment, please let CJP administration know immediately and we will try to accommodate your schedule.

The following lists only include CJP courses; if you are interested in electives in other graduate programs at Eastern Mennonite University, please contact CJP’s academic program coordinator or check out the EMU School of Graduate & Professional Studies.

Spring 2015 Courses

All classes than the STAR training and MBA course begin the week of January 12, and end the week of April 21, 2015.

# Class Name Meeting Time/Location CHs Instructor(s)
PAX 694 Documentary Film as Research Mondays, 1:45-4:45 p.m.
Hartzler Library/LB 121
3 Paulette Moore,
David Brubaker
PAX 541 Transforming Trauma: Individual & Collective Approaches (Applied STAR) (STAR Materials fee $90) STAR Jan. 5-9 in Strite
Tuesdays 8:45-11:45 a.m.
1/20, 2/3, 2/17, 3/10, 3/24, 4/7, 4/14
Seminary 003
3 David Glanzer,
Barry Hart
PAX 585 International Development (Course with upper-level undergraduate students) Wednesdays 1:45-4:45 p.m.
LB 121
3 Carl Stauffer
PAX 634 #Foundations of Justice & Peacebuilding II (Prereq: Foundations I) Thursdays, 8:45 a.m.-4:45 p.m.
LB 121
6 Catherine Barnes,
Jayne Docherty
PAX 610 Facilitation: Process Design & Skills for Dialogue, Deliberation & Decision-Making (Prereq: Foundations I or PXD Conflict Analysis) Fridays, 8:45 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
1/16, 1/30, 2/13, 2/27, 3/13, 4/10
LB 121
3 Catherine Barnes
PAX 676 Restorative Justice Practices Wednesdays 6:30-8:30 p.m.
1/14, 1/21, 1/28, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25 Roselawn 307
Feb 6-8 & March 20-22
Fri 7-9 p.m.; Sat 8:30-5; Sun 1-5
LB 121
3 Carl Stauffer
OLS 530 Organizational Behavior (Register through MBA) Thursdays, 6-8 p.m.
Campus Center 226
3 David Brubaker

Fall 2015 Courses

Fall courses start September 1, 2015 and end December 18, 2015.

# Class Name Meeting Time/Location CHs Instructor(s)
PAX 516 Program Evaluation
Course with upper-level undergraduate students
Mondays 1:45-4:45 p.m.
Hartzler Library/LB 121
3 Roger Foster
PAX 571 Restorative Justice: the Promise, the Challenge Mondays, 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Roselawn 307
3 RJ New Hire
PAX 542 Action Research Tuesdays, 8:45-11:45 a.m.
LB 121
3 Development New Hire
PAX 601 Mediation & Negotiation Tuesdays, 1:45-4:45 p.m.
LB 121
3 David Brubaker,
Jane Ellen Reid
PAX 596 Working with Narrative Change Tuesdays, 6:30-9:30 p.m.
LB 121
3 Jayne Docherty
PAX 669 Psychosocial Trauma, Identity & Dignity Wednesdays, 8:45-11:45 a.m.
LB 121
3 Barry Hart
PAX 677 Restorative Justice & Whole Systems Approaches Wednesdays, 1:45-4:45 p.m.
LB 121
3 Carl Stauffer
PAX 534 #Foundations for Justice & Peacebuilding I Thursdays, 8:45 a.m-4:45 p.m.
LB 121
6 Gloria Rhodes,
Carl Stauffer
PAX 617 War to Peace Transitions: Systemic Peacebuilding Tuesdays, 1:45-4:45 p.m.
Seminary 203
3 Catherine Barnes
PAX 615 Leading Organizational Change Thursdays, 6:30-9:30 p.m.
LB 121
3 David Brubaker
PAX 672 Circle Processes Nov 6-8; Fri p.m./Sat/Sun p.m.
Discipleship Center
1 Kay Pranis

Spring 2016 Courses

All classes than the STAR training and MBA course begin the week of January 18, and end the week of April 29, 2016.

# Class Name Meeting Time/Location CHs Instructor(s)
PAX 588 Nonviolent Mobilization for Social & Policy Change Mondays, 1:45-4:45 p.m.
Seminary 109
3 Carl Stauffer
PAX 516 Program Evaluation
Course with upper-level undergraduate students
Mondays 1:45-4:45 p.m.
Hartzler Library/LB 121
3 Roger Foster
PAX 541 Transforming Trauma: Individual & Collective Approaches (Applied STAR) (STAR Materials fee $90) STAR Jan. 11-15 in Strite
Tuesdays 8:45-11:45 a.m.
Seminary 003
3 Annmarie Early,
Barry Hart
PAX 515 Field Research Tuesdays, 1:45-4:45 p.m.
LB 121
3 David Brubaker
PAX 585 International Development (Course with upper-level undergraduate students) Wednesdays 1:45-4:45 p.m.
LB 121
3 Development New Hire
PAX 676 Restorative Justice Practices Wednesdays 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Roselawn 307
Several intensive weekends
Fri 7-9 p.m.; Sat 8:30-5; Sun 1-5
LB 121
3 Carl Stauffer
PAX 634 #Foundations of Justice & Peacebuilding II (Prereq: Foundations I) Thursdays, 8:45 a.m.-4:45 p.m.
LB 121
6 RJ New Hire,
Jayne Docherty
OLS 530 Organizational Behavior (Register through MBA) Thursdays, 8-10 p.m.
Campus Center 226
3 David Brubaker
PAX 610 Facilitation: Process Design & Skills for Dialogue, Deliberation & Decision-Making (Prereq: Foundations I or PXD Conflict Analysis) 6 Fridays, 8:45 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
LB 121
3 Catherine Barnes

#Core courses may be larger in size (more than 25 students)

Arranged with advisor or faculty member:

Not all of our courses are offered every year. The full listing of graduate courses is here.

Program Schedule

Spring Semester 2015
January

  • 5-9 – Intensive January courses
  • 12 – All other CJP SPRING SEMESTER CLASSES BEGIN

February

  • 27 – Mid-Semester Recess begins at 5:30pm

March

  • 9 – Classes resume at 8am

April

  • 2 – Easter Recess begins at 5pm
  • 7 – Classes resume at 8am
  • 24 – Last day of CJP classes (and final day of the semester)
  • 25 – Baccalaureate
  • 26 – EMU Annual Commencement/CJP Graduation Celebration

Summer Peacebuilding Institute 2015
Dates: May 4-June 12, 2015
Check course schedule for additional details.

Fall Semester 2015
August

  • 26-28 – Graduate New Student Orientation
  • 31 – Advising for new students and registration

September

  • 1 – CJP FALL SEMESTER CLASSES BEGIN

October

  • 23 – Mid-Semester Recess begins at 5:30pm
  • 28 – Classes resume at 8am

November

  • 24 – Thanksgiving Recess begins at 5pm
  • 30 – Classes resume at 8am

December

  • 18 – Last day of CJP classes (and final day of the semester)

Spring Semester 2016
January

  • 11-15 – Intensive January courses
  • 18 – All other CJP SPRING SEMESTER CLASSES BEGIN

March

  • 4 – Mid-Semester Recess begins at 5:30pm
  • 14 – Classes resume at 8am
  • 24 – Easter Recess begins at 5pm
  • 29 – Classes resume at 8am

April

  • 29 – Last day of CJP classes (and final day of the semester)

May

  • 1 – EMU Annual Commencement/CJP Graduation Celebration

Summer Peacebuilding Institute 2016
Dates: May 9-June 17, 2016
Check course schedule in October 2015 for additional details.