Breakout Session 1: Social Justice in Practice

Academic Festival 2019 (Breakout Session): The Morton Deutsch Awards for Social Justice were created in 2005 by the Morton Deutsch International Center for Cooperation and Conflict Resolution (MD-ICCCR) to symbolize Deutsch’s incredible legacy as an eminent social psychologist and to honor a distinguished scholar-practitioner in the field of social justice and an exemplary student paper on social justice. This session features the 2019 recipients, alongside an esteemed panel of peace educators who will delve into the ideas of social justice in practice.


Danielle Coon | Associate Director of MD-ICCCR, Teachers College
Mariame Kaba | 2019 Morton Deutsch Award for Social Justice in Practice Recipient
Hakim Mohandas Amani Williams (Ed.D. ’12) | 2019 Early Career Award Recipient

Ahram Park (M.Ed. ’19) | 2019 Morton Deutsch Award for Outstanding Graduate Student Paper Recipient

Keerthana Hirudayakanth | Project Coordinator, MD-ICCCR, Teachers College