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A New Holiday for Peace

Posted by in Peace, Democracy and Human Rights, What About Peace Contest on 21st August, 2013 | No Comments

A of the classic art pieces Scott Graber shared with his students for inspirationOn August 27th in 1928, nations of the worlds sent representatives to Paris, France to sign a treaty banning war and committing to the peaceful settlement of all disputes. Now cities across the United States are hoping to create a new holiday in honor of peace.
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Surprising Fact About What Top Three Winners in Youth Art Contest Have in Common

Posted by in Peace, Democracy and Human Rights, What About Peace Contest on 19th June, 2013 | No Comments

Scott Graber, an inspired art teacher from PennsylvaniaAfter our four top winners were chosen for this year’s “What About Peace” contest, we turned the art over and saw that three of the pieces, though very different in style and medium, had one thing in common. Find out what it is.
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What About Peace Contest Announces the Winners

Posted by in Featured, Global Exchange Community, Global Exchange News & Events, Peace, Democracy and Human Rights, What About Peace Contest on 22nd April, 2013 | No Comments

What About Peace Grand Prize Winner2013 “What About Peace?” winners are revealed here, plus get to know Grand Judge David Hartsough.
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What About Peace by Numbers: How Many Art Contest Entries Did We Receive?

Posted by in Global Exchange News & Events, Peace, Democracy and Human Rights, What About Peace Contest on 13th March, 2013 | No Comments

A wall of beautiful art!It is going to be hard to select the winners of this year’s What About Peace youth art contest but the jury is hard at work doing just that. Find out how many entries we received and when the winner will be announced.
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$1,000 Grand Prize for ‘What About Peace?’ Youth Art Contest–Deadline is a Few Days Away!

Posted by in Global Exchange News & Events, Peace, Democracy and Human Rights, What About Peace Contest on 12th February, 2013 | No Comments

What-About-Peace-entriesBelieve it or not, the entry deadline for the 2013 What About Peace? youth art contest is less than a week away. And this year there has been an interesting noticeable shift in entries.
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What About Peace Needs You (and Couldn’t You Use $1000?!)

Posted by in Stop Funding War, What About Peace Contest on 6th February, 2013 | No Comments

What-About-Peace-art-contesPrize money is available for the winners of a youth art contest for 14 – 20 year old youth who want to answer the question: What About Peace?
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Peace is Universal, Contest Deadline Coming Up (Grand Prize $1,000!)

Posted by in Building Positive Alternatives, Featured, Global Exchange Community, Global Exchange News & Events, Peace, Democracy and Human Rights, What About Peace Contest on 28th January, 2013 | No Comments

What-About-Peace-entriesThe deadline for this year’s What About Peace contest is fast approaching and young people from all around the world are heeding the call to share their answers to the question: What About Peace?
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What About Peace? Goes to Haiti!

Posted by in Building Positive Alternatives, For Our Members, Peace, Democracy and Human Rights, What About Peace Contest on 5th December, 2012 | 1 Comment

Haitian Boy shows his WAP drawingEntries from the contest which asks youth between the ages of 14-20 to respond to the question What About Peace? were shared with students at a Haitian school.
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Introducing New “What About Peace?” Blank Note Cards!

Posted by in Global Exchange Community, Global Exchange News & Events, Peace, Democracy and Human Rights, What About Peace Contest on 27th November, 2012 | 3 Comments

"What About Peace?" by Christina SchebleinJust released: Peace themed notecards, featuring artwork from the “What about Peace” youth art contest. The cards are available now for your holiday and New Year’s greetings!
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What About Peace? Art Contest is Starting

Posted by in Global Exchange Community, Peace, Democracy and Human Rights, What About Peace Contest on 17th October, 2012 | No Comments

2012 Submission: "We Stand for Peace" by Mary Hare, 17 yrs, Portland, ORIt’s time to start thinking about peace again. Help us spread the word about this great contest where young people ages 14-20 can showcase their talents answering the question: What About Peace?
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