Professional Development Program for Mediators – Unconscious Bias: Culture and Conflict, Montgomery College, October 28

By: David J. Smith, October 13, 2016

Montgomery College Presents – Unconscious Bias: Culture and Conflict
DATE: October 28, 2016
TIME: 8:30-4:30
PLACE: Montgomery College – Germantown Campus
FEATURED PRESENTERS:    Debby Irving and Marvin Johnson
In the morning, Debby Irving, author of “Waking Up White and Finding Myself in the Story of Race,” will speak and lead exercises on “Leveling the Playing Field: Interrupting Patterns of Power and Privilege.”  In the afternoon, Marvin Johnson, nationally recognized mediator, arbitrator and trainer, will lead a workshop on “Adjusting Our Lenses to See the Baggage We Carry.”  Registration fees include a light breakfast and lunch.  
Tuition: $50 plus a $75 fee.  Seniors age 60 and better pay only the $75 fee.  A registration form is below.

Published by David J. Smith

I am a career coach, consultant, and head of a not for profit - the Forage Center - that offers humanitarian education training. I also teach at George Mason University and Drexel University. A one time lawyer, I spent many years teaching in a community college where I was a Fulbright U.S. Scholar teaching in Estonia. I'm the author of Peace Jobs: A Student's Guide to Starting a Career Working for Peace (IAP 2016). I've been married to my best friend for over 31 years and we have two well adjusted adult children who teach me something new everyday. I live in Rockville, Maryland.

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