Edward is a first-year Master of Theological Studies student, focusing on Religion, Ethics, and Politics. He will be interning at the Edward Said National Conservatory of Music, the main hub of orchestral training for Palestinian communities, promoting cultural and national identity through music education. In Ramallah and throughout the region, he will teach violin to refugee children and help the launch of a national music competition. His contribution is in support of Palestinian artistic life, recognizing music as a form of healing and peacebuilding to address cultural violence.
Judy Beals is the Program Director of Religion and Public Life. She is responsible for strategic planning, fundraising, program development, external relations and oversight of day-to-day operations of the RPL.... Read more about Judy Beals