2016 Conflict Resolution Day Bookmark Art Contest

  By  David J. Smith, September 12, 2016 In observance of National Conflict Resolution Day on October 20, 2016, the Maryland Judiciary’s Mediation and Conflict Resolution Office (MACRO) is seeking entries for the 11th Annual Conflict Resolution Day Student Art Contest.  The contest is open to all Maryland students in grades K through 8. TheContinue reading “2016 Conflict Resolution Day Bookmark Art Contest”

Call for Proposals (due 12/4): 10th International Conference on Conflict Resolution Education, June 8-9, 2016

Call for Proposals due December 4th!  The 10th Intl. Conference on Conflict Resolution Education, Building Stronger Communities Through Peace, Justice and Security, will take place June 8 – 13, 2016 in Columbus, Ohio, USA.  This year’s conference, co-hosted by The Ohio State University and the Global Partnership for the Prevention of Armed Conflict, brings togetherContinue reading “Call for Proposals (due 12/4): 10th International Conference on Conflict Resolution Education, June 8-9, 2016”

Visiting Washington, DC this Summer? Visit a Peace Monument!

By David J. Smith, May 30, 2014 Now that the official start of the summer of 2014 has begun, Washington, DC will be a destination for many.  Because  museums and monuments are easily accessible (and free, such as the Smithsonian), it is an ideal summer vacation stop, especially for families.   Young people in particular benefitContinue reading “Visiting Washington, DC this Summer? Visit a Peace Monument!”