The CDR is honored to be presenting two sessions at the Association for Conflict Resolution’s Annual Conference, September 29-October 1, 2021. The competitively selected sessions will focus on two of the CDR’s high-impact community programs: the Victim Impact Program for Youth, and Circles for Girls Diversity Circles. The sessions, led by CDR Director Dr. Charlene Berquist and … [Read more...] about CDR to Present Two Sessions at ACR Annual Conference this Fall
All of us at the Center for Dispute Resolution are excited to offer congratulations to our spring 2021 Conflict Certificate graduates! The Undergraduate and Graduate Certificate Programs in Conflict and Dispute Resolution are interdisciplinary degrees that attract students from every college on campus, and the diversity of professional and educational backgrounds of students … [Read more...] about Congratulations to Our 24 Spring 2021 Conflict Certificate Graduates!
Christina is a student in the Master of Social Work program at Missouri State. She completed her social work practicum at the Center for Dispute Resolution this spring. Tell us a bit about your practicum experience this spring at the CDR. I will forever be grateful for the time I spent at the Center for Dispute Resolution during my practicum field placement. I learned … [Read more...] about Social Work and Conflict Management – Practicum Student Spotlight: Christina Begay
The CDR will be offering the free Campus Conflict Workshop “Apology and Forgiveness,” with guest presenter Dr. Erin Wehrman, on Wednesday, April 21, from 12-1 p.m. via Zoom. Pre-registration is not required, but we encourage you to RSVP to receive event reminders and resources in advance. This session qualifies for Master Advisor credit. About “Apology and … [Read more...] about Apology and Forgiveness – Campus Workshop April 21, 12-1 p.m.
This summer, learn how restorative practices are being used in organizations and in schools to build community and repair harm, experience restorative practices, and build concrete skills you can use in the future. Take part in COM 523/623 - a 1-week, 3-credit hour course (meeting June 14-18, 2021, via Zoom from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Mon. - Fri.). What Are Restorative … [Read more...] about Learn about Restorative Practices in Schools and Organizations in 3 Credit-Hour Virtual Summer Course