Caux Scholars News

Carl Staufer

There is considerable dis-ease around our political landscape in the United States at this time. The emotions and rhetoric around clashing political ideologies is stirring a great deal of energy in the public sector no matter what perspective you come from.

Myriam Aziz

My time at the Center for Justice and Peacebuilding (CJP) at Eastern Mennonite University exposed me to decolonization theory specifically in development and aid. At the heart of my research interest, was the question about the correlation between global capitalism and the reproduction of inequalities in the world, all in the name of development.

Marc Gopin

This article is based on Kathy Aquilina's notes from remarks made by Dr. Marc Gopin, the Director of the Center for World Religions, Diplomacy and Conflict Resolution (CRDC), the James H. Laue Professor at the School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution at George Mason University. Dr. Gopin has been on the faculty of The Caux Scholars Program.

2017 Caux Scholars AP

In 2017 the third Caux Scholars class graduated from the program in India. They have written letters back to the Caux Scholars community. They describe what they took away from the program and how they are applying what they learned in their lives now. We share their letters with you.


The Caux Scholar Program – Asia Plateau 2017 (CSP-AP) was an impressive group. This is the second year I taught in CSP-AP and I was left convinced that the program and the participants will have an impact when they return to their communities. The group bonded more quickly than in the first year I taught and had a sense of responsibility that was beyond their years.