6th Annual Graduate Education Symposium in Peace and Conflict Resolution Meets at George Mason University, 5/27/16

By David J. Smith, June 1, 2016 The 6th Annual Graduate Education Symposium in Peace and Conflict Resolution met at the School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution (S-CAR) at George Mason University (GMU) on May 27, 2016. Previous symposiums have been held at Brandeis University, American University, and George Mason University.   This year’s themeContinue reading “6th Annual Graduate Education Symposium in Peace and Conflict Resolution Meets at George Mason University, 5/27/16”

Plans Underway for Atlantic Promise 2016: A Graduate Level Peacebuilding Simulation, March 10-13, 2016, Fellsmere, FL

By David J. Smith, February 28, 2016 Plans are underway to hold Atlantic Promise 2016 , formerly called Atlantic Hope, March 10-13, 2016 in Fellsmere, FL.   This full immersion field training exercise is sponsored by the Forage Center for Peacebuilding and Humanitarian Education, Inc.  based in Rockville, MD. Starting in 2000, the Atlantic Hope exercise was held in SouthContinue reading “Plans Underway for Atlantic Promise 2016: A Graduate Level Peacebuilding Simulation, March 10-13, 2016, Fellsmere, FL”

Atlantic Hope Exercise Brings Together 30 Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding Grad Students

For the second year in a row, the Atlantic Hope/Graduate Exercise (AH/G) was held at Indian River State College in Ft. Pierce, Florida March 13-16, 2014.   The exercise has been held since 2000 for undergraduate students, but last year for the first time was offered for graduate students studying conflict resolution and peacebuilding.   TheContinue reading “Atlantic Hope Exercise Brings Together 30 Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding Grad Students”