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“Gender and the Law of the Sea” Book Launch at Columbia University Law School – June 4th

by |May 9th, 2019

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 | 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM Columbia Law School, JGH 105 435 W. 116 St., New York, NY 10027 This event is free and open to the public but please register in advance.     Please join a panel discussion on the new book Gender and the Law of the Sea. This… read more

2019 Postdoctoral Fellowship Award in Complex Systems: Deadline to Apply June 13, 2019

by |May 8th, 2019

The James S. McDonnell Foundation (JSMF) has posted updated guidelines for the 2019 Postdoctoral Fellowship Award program in Understanding Dynamic and Multi-scale Systems. The JSMF Fellowship is a unique opportunity for students with an interest in and an aptitude for complexity science who are in the final stages of completing their Ph.D. and looking to… read more

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Reflecting on a Dynamical Systems Theory Workshop in Comuna 5, Medellin

by |May 2nd, 2019

Along with the Youth, Peace, and Security program director, Dr. Beth Fisher-Yoshida, program coordinator, Joan Camilo Lopez, facilitated a Systems Thinking and Dynamical Systems Theory (DST) workshop with youth community leaders at Comuna 5, Medellin last February.  The explicit objectives of this workshop were to explore, together with local leaders in Castilla, the dynamics of… read more

YPS Leadership Program Launch Event

by |April 30th, 2019

In conjunction with the School of Professional Studies, we formally launched the Youth, Peace and Security Leadership Program on Wednesday, April 3rd in the Columbia Journalism School’s Pulitzer Hall. The evening included a keynote address by Jayathma Wickramanayake, the UN Secretary General’s Envoy on Youth, who emphasized the importance of programs such as ours in advancing… read more

Join us on May 7th: Panel on How African Women Leaders are Building New Peace Movements Across Africa

by |April 10th, 2019

Peace by Piece: How African Women Leaders are Building New Peace Movements Across Africa May 7, 2019 | 6:00 – 7:30PM 309 Havemeyer Hall, Columbia University Please register. This panel will be an intergenerational conversation among expert leaders who are spearheading critical movements for peace and security in countries across Africa. The panel will feature… read more

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Saturday April 13th: Join us for the 2019 Deutsch Awards!

by |April 10th, 2019

Morton Deustch Awards for Social Justice April 13, 2019 | Teachers College This Saturday, April 13th, the Deutsch Awards will take place as part of the Teachers College Academic Festival. The awards will b given from 2:00 – 3:15PM. Register Here This year, the Morton Deutsch International Center for Cooperation and Conflict Resolution (MD-ICCCR) will be honoring Mariame… read more

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Grappling With Ocean Conservation and Social Justice, with Ayana Elizabeth Johnson

by |April 2nd, 2019

Marine biologist, policy expert, and conservation strategist Ayana Elizabeth Johnson discusses the challenges and possibility she sees in environmental justice work today. Ayana Elizabeth Johnson is a marine biologist and policy expert who promotes environmental justice and coastal care in communities in New York and elsewhere. She does this through policy and organizing, event curation,… read more

“The Challenge of Public Perception” in the Journal of Petroleum Technology features the Difficult Conversations Lab

by |March 4th, 2019

From the Journal of Petroleum Technology (JPT) Stephen Rassenfoss, JPT Emerging Technology Senior Editor 01 March 2019 Difficult Conversations While living in California, Judah recalled, “If you wore a shirt with a Chevron logo to the airport, there were people who would light into you.” While the EY survey found a large number of people… read more

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International Women’s Day at Columbia University – March 8th, 2019, 6-8PM, at the Forum

by |March 4th, 2019

The panel discussion includes: Avril Haines, Senior Research Fellow at Columbia World Projects, Columbia Law School lecturer, and the ex-deputy director of the CIA; Nancy Reame, Lecturer at the School of Nursing who is a long standing advisor to the iconic Our Bodies, Ourselves and helped conduct tampon absorbency tests with the FDA after the… read more

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Upcoming Event! Alumni Panel and Networking with the Columbia University Negotiation and Conflict Resolution Masters Program on March 7th, 2019

by |February 28th, 2019

March 7, 2019 | 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM EST Pulitzer Hall, Room 601 | Columbia University, Morningside Campus On March 7th at 6:30pm, the Negotiation and Conflict Resolution Masters Program at Columbia University (NECR) will host a panel of alumni who are working throughout the field, followed by a Q&A. The panel will be… read more

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