Newsletters

A Day of Service
January/February 2013 EHL Newsletter Excerpt: The start of the new year gives us the opportunity to consider how we are going to make a bigger, better impact on the world especially on a day like Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

EHL Helps You Navigate the World with Your Students
November/December 2012 EHL Newsletter Excerpt: I teach political science to undergraduate and graduate students and incorporate Exploring Humanitarian Law into Peace Studies, International Relations, and International Law. EHL provides a plethora of resources, including lesson plans, current events, videos, case…

What Do Americans Think of International Humanitarian Law?
September/October 2012 EHL Newsletter Excerpt: Dr. Brad Gutierrez, Director of International Policy and Relations at the American Red Cross, in collaboration with Sara DeCristofaro and Michael Woods, former interns in policy and law respectively at the American Red Cross, recently…

Ready to learn more about Exploring Humanitarian Law?
June 2012 EHL Newsletter Excerpt: The C-SPAN3 American History Channel show American Artifacts recently profiled Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office (CBMSO) in downtown Washington, D.C. Watch a preview of the program.

April 2012 EHL Newsletter Excerpt: The American Red Cross is pleased to announce the 2012 Exploring Humanitarian Law (EHL) Institute, which will be held in Washington, D.C. from June 25-28. This year’s Institute will introduce educators from across the country …

New MLK Memorial Brings To Light Humanitarian Legacy
January/February 2012 EHL Newsletter Excerpt: Although most of us tend to think of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. simply as a Southern civil rights pioneer and American hero, the recently opened Martin Luther King Jr., National Memorial in Washington D.C. illuminates…

Remembering a Tragedy: Using the Ten-Year Anniversary of 9/11 in the Classroom
July/August 2011 EHL Newsletter Excerpt: Ten years ago, the U.S. was victim to attacks which killed thousands and affected millions. The attacks themselves and the War on Terror which followed brought the role of civilians and the actions of the …