Working with Young Professionals to Advance Careers: Presentations at the University of Pittsburgh, Association for Conflict Resolution, and Peace and Justice Studies Association

My last two weeks have been focused on conferences and giving presentations on career awareness.  I was at the Peace and Justice Studies Association (PJSA)  meeting in Philadelphia 9/27-9/30, the Association for Conflict Resolution (ACR) meeting in Pittsburgh 10/3 – 10/6 and I spoke at the University of Pittsburgh on 10/6.  Throughout, my focus wasContinue reading “Working with Young Professionals to Advance Careers: Presentations at the University of Pittsburgh, Association for Conflict Resolution, and Peace and Justice Studies Association”

Association for Conflict Resolution and Peace and Justice Studies Association Announce Collaboration: Joint Conference Planned for 2020

For those of us working in the conflict and peacebuilding fields, the announced collaboration between the Peace and Justice Studies Association and Association for Conflict Resolution is very significant.   I have long argued that our field has become too fractured with competing groups vying for  attention and  the participation of those doing similar work.   This hasContinue reading “Association for Conflict Resolution and Peace and Justice Studies Association Announce Collaboration: Joint Conference Planned for 2020”

Working for the Greater Good: Strategies for Launching a Career in Peace and Justice, PJSA Conference, Birmingham, AL, 10/28/17

If you attending the Peace and Justice Studies Association meeting in Birmingham, AL at the University of Alabama/Birmingham, October 25-28, 2017 be sure to join us for a session on careers.  I am presenting with my colleagues Susan Cushman, Amy Cox, and Gordie Fellman.  It’s the only career awareness session at PJSA. Saturday, October 28,Continue reading “Working for the Greater Good: Strategies for Launching a Career in Peace and Justice, PJSA Conference, Birmingham, AL, 10/28/17”