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News From Creighton NCR
The Negotiation and Conflict Resolution Program is excited to invite you to Disrupting Law, Reclaiming Justice - an event on October 8th at Creighton that brings to the Heartland a national conversation about the need to remake the legal system - for it to be more responsive to more people, to business, to our changing population, and to the globally-interconnected and complex world we live in. See here for details, or register here.
ADRHub is happy to share Creighton University's Negotiation and Dispute Resolution Program's Annual Impact Report, detailing the Program's activity over the course of the 2017-8 academic year. Our alumni, students and faculty have been very busy in teaching, writing, and practice in the field of conflict engagement, combining involvement, leadership and innovation across Creighton's campus and in the Omaha community with national and international activity.
New Negotiation, Conflict & Mediation Research
Conceptual reviews of negotiation and conflict topics: The new issue of Negotiation and Conflict Management Research is out, with a focus on conceptual reviews of topics in the conflict management field. The issue also includes articles on two of the negotiation field’s luminaries, Robert McKersie and Howard Raiffa.
Experiential learning – beyond role-play: In this short article, Noam Ebner surveys the literature on negotiation teaching to describe six methods of active and experiential learning that do not involve traditional use of the role-play simulation.
Negotiation, Conflict & ADR Teaching
The Stone Soup Project has compiled a wealth of material, ideas, and experience centered around the method of having negotiation and ADR students interview real-world process participants - lawyers, parties, and neutrals. Teaching negotiation or ADR this coming semester? This resource will provide you with everything you need to add a Stone Soup assignment to your syllabus.
Job and Grant Opportunities
Michigan State University is looking for an Assistant University Ombudsperson.
The State of Maryland court system is seeking a Court ADR Resources Director.
The New School in NYC is looking for a part-time Student Ombudsperson.
AMERICAN ARBITRATION ASSOCIATION - INTERNATIONAL CENTER FOR DISPUTE RESOLUTION FOUNDATION GRANTS: The AAA-ICDR Foundation is now accepting Initial Descriptions of Grant Requests for its fourth funding cycle. In its review the Foundation will be focusing on innovative and replicable proposals that provide:
During the Association for Conflict Resolution (ACR) 2015 Annual Conference in Reno, Nevada from October 7 to October 10, ACR members can participate in a FREE 1-hour “Introduction to Online Mediation” webinar presented by Giuseppe Leone, founder of…Continue
Landlords, tenants, consumers, merchants, homeowners, contractors who live in Franklin County, Ohio are lucky. If they have a dispute, they can now settle it in small claims court, but without having to go to court: online, on their own time, from…Continue
In 2017 the Ohio State Bar Association recognized the Franklin County Municipal Court (FCMC) for Judicial Innovation for its Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) program for helping people settle small claims disputes.Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 2:00pm…Continue
Online Mediation: Turning Mediators' Initial Skepticism Into Enthusiasm Conflict Intervention Service (CIS) https://goo.gl/YBwTq8 is a grant funded project of the City and County of San Francisco in partnership…Continue
Integrative Mediation (IM) is a pioneering approach to conflict resolution that pairs a conflict resolution professional with a psychotherapist or mental health professional to address all aspects of a dispute: legal, financial, psychological -- and…Continue
Giuseppe Leone, founder of Virtual Mediation Lab, a project sponsored by the Association for Conflict Resolution Hawaii Chapter, believes that online mediation offers two important benefits.First, it can be very useful for resolving disputes when…Continue
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 Michael Lang and Susan Terry will present a 75-min free webinar on reflective practice for mediators, which is titled “Why Do I Make The Choices I Do? Reflective Practice for Mediators – The Artful Mastery of Mediation”…Continue
On August 2, 2017 Suzanne Ghais Ph.D. presented a free 1-hour webinar sponsored by the Association for Conflict Resolution (ACR) International Section. ACR is a professional organization dedicated to enhancing the practice and public understanding…Continue
Many have been calling for peace processes to be more inclusive, particularly of civil society. How this helps promote peace—and how mediators and peacebuilders can help—has been less clear.In this webinar, which is hosted by Virtual Mediation Lab…Continue
On July 12, 2017 a large group of HR professionals and workplace mediators from around the world participated in Should HR Professionals Mediate Internal Workplace Disputes?, a 1-hour webinar hosted by Virtual Mediation Lab and sponsored by…Continue
The Negotiation and Conflict Resolution Program, a part of the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies in Creighton University's Graduate School, provides an interdisciplinary program leading to master's degrees and graduate certificates in negotiation and dispute resolution for students from a variety of fields as well as mid-career professionals.