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Conflict Resolution Month 2014

Engaging University & Community in Understanding Conflict Resolution Perspectives

In recognition of Colorado's Conflict Resolution Month, The Conflict Resolution Institute hosted various events throughout the month of October. The events were centered upon bringing practical perspectives in conflict resolution for many of the most pressing issues of our day. The well-attended events brought together students, faculty, community members, and practitioners to raise awareness conflict resolution possibilities for diverse contexts throughout society. The following events that were sponsored by the Institute hoped to elevate awareness of our field. 

2014 Conflict Resolution Month Events at CRI

  • October 1, Military Perspectives on Conflict Resolution: A Panel of Distinguished U.S. Army Officers discuss experience in Russia, Iraq, Afghanistan
    • With Brigadier General Peter Zwack, Colonel Geraldo Meneses, Colonel Craig Simonsgaard, Lt. Colonel Michael Oster
  • October 1, Sectarianization: ISIS, the Syrian Conflict & the Future of the Middle East
  • October 8, Racial Conflict in Ferguson: Conflict Resolution Possibilities
    • With CRI Professors Bob Melvin, Kevin Archer, & Alan Gilbert
  • October 15, Tension in Ukraine: Conflict Resolution Possibilities
    • With CRI Professors Tim Sisk, Heidi Burgess, & Tamra Pearson d’Estrée
  • October 21, Ethan Casey: Listening Hard & Well
    • Conversation with well-respected American print and online journalist
  •  October 26, Conflict & Cultural Awareness Workshop
  • November 6, Judicial Perspectives on Mediation  in Colorado’s Courts
    • Roundtable Discussion Judges & Magistrates on Roles for ADR in State Courts