Orange Dialogue for Peace

If you have ever experienced an unresolved inter-group conflict that you would like to explore or if ethnic/religious/territorial conflict is or was a part of your life, or if you are simply interested in fun interaction with an inclusive group of students and being part of a unique story-telling experience, then please consider participating in the Syracuse University Orange Dialogue for Peace program.  

What is Orange Dialogue for Peace?

  • A free program, funded by the Fulbright Association, CNY Chapter, the Slutzker Center for International Services (SCIS) Division of Student Affairs, and the Graduate Student Organization at Syracuse University.
  • Participants work together in the context of fun, outdoor challenges and teambuilding activities, and engage in student driven dialogue about the needs, concerns, fears and hopes of their present day lives, nations and societies.
  • The goal is to establish mutual understanding and trust, and help to lead the world to move toward sustainable world peace and friendship.


  • Depart from the Slutzker Center at 1:00pm on Friday September 11, 2015
  • Return on Sunday, September 13, 2015 at about 5:00pm

Program Includes:

  • Round Trip Travel from Syracuse University  to Raquette Lake in the Adirondack Mountains
  • Indoor/Outdoor Teambuilding/High with high/low ropes courses, canoeing and kayaking, and hiking                                             
  • Narrative Mediation (story-based) Dialogue Sessions
  • Moonlight Hike
  • Lodging/Meals

How Do I Apply?

Print the Application Form, complete and submit the form via  E-mail with the following information to Elane Granger by September 3, 2015

Subject Line: Orange Dialogue for Peace Application

  1. First and Last Name
  2. Department / School / UG or Grad             
  3. Country of Citizenship
  4. SUID / Telephone / Email
  5. Fulbright Affiliation: Yes____  No____
  6. Tell us briefly why you would like to participate in this program

**Early applicants will be given priority and will be notified of acceptance by e-mail**