Forage Center’s Florida Simulation Featured in Mason Alumni Magazine

This month’s Mason Spirit, the magazine of GMU alumni, is featuring an article about the simulation that my NGO the Forage Center offers in Florida twice a year.  If you are a graduate student and interested in attending, contact the Forage Center for more information.  Registration will open next week.  If you are thinking aboutContinue reading “Forage Center’s Florida Simulation Featured in Mason Alumni Magazine”

ACR Gathering: Defining Our Field and Work in Challenging Times

I’ve written before about the initiative that was started at Point of View/George Mason University in June that is looking at our field, the challenges it faces, and ways to better connect those working to advance conflict resolution and peacebuilding.   At Point of View in June 2017,  50 professionals from organizations were brought together forContinue reading “ACR Gathering: Defining Our Field and Work in Challenging Times”

Conflict Summit Prepares High School Students for Humanitarian Field Work, George Mason University News, 7/28

By: David J. Smith, July 29, 2017 This piece is about the Conflict Resolution Youth Summit I participated in at George Mason University a few weeks back.  It focuses on the humanitarian simulation I ran on behalf of the Forage Center for Peacebuilding and Humanitarian Education, Inc. Click below to read