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Interfaith...

On Wednesday February 8th, Sacred Heart University and Peace Islands Institute of CT hosted Interfaith Conference with the theme “Sacred Texts that Unite and Divide” from the perspective of the three Aabrahamic religions; Judaism, Christianity and Islam. After a brief introduction by Dr. Michelle Loris, Associate Dean of College of Arts and Sciences of Sacred […]

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Annual...

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – This award is a call to increase my work in human rights, said Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro receiving the Statesperson of the year award. “Your goals,” said DeLauro, “ are my goals regarding human rights.” DeLauro received the award from Peace Islands for her work advocating for human rights and fight against […]

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Third Annual...

On Tuesday, February 16th, Sacred Heart University hosted the Third Annual Interfaith Conference with the theme of “Sacred Texts that Unite and Divide” from Jewish, Christian and Muslim perspectives. The panel was organized with the collaboration of Peace Islands Institute, Connecticut, Congregation Mishkan Israel, Respect Graduate School, and Fountain Magazine. Dr. Ayse Kubra Coskun from […]

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Homeless Lunch...

New Haven, Connecticut – The volunteers from Peace Islands Institute (PII) and Turkish Cultural Center (TCC) at Connecticut joined to the Sunday Homeless Lunch tradition of the Trinity Church on the New Haven Green, which is celebrating its 200th year in these days. The event took place at the New Haven green. After performing a […]

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PII Youth Group...

Peace Islands Institutions Youth group organized a toy drive for the holidays. Peace Islands Institution Youth Vice President Celine Kilic, made boxes for the community to donate new toys. The boxes where located at Quinnipiac University, a local gym, and Yale. PIIY collected over 100 toys. The toys included cars, Barbie dolls, puzzles, and many […]

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Interfaith...

NEW HAVEN, Conn.- The audience was eager to hear the panelists talk about the current issue of refugees. On Nov. 19, 2015 Peace Island Institute hosted an interfaith discussion on the current refugee crisis. The event started with a light dinner, and then followed to the moderator, June-Ann Greeley, an associate professor in the Department […]

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