Negotiating with the Self

The Negotiation Within

posted: August 24th, 2015

HNMCP Director Bob Bordone, former HNMCP Associate Toby Berkman ’10, and Clinical Fellow Sara del Nido ’13, and have been published in the Fall 2014 volume of the University of Missouri School of Law’s Journal of Dispute Resolution. The article … Continue reading

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Winners of the 2nd Annual HNMCP Art Contest Now Hanging in Pound Hall

posted: June 8th, 2015

This spring, the Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinical Program held its 2nd annual Art Contest. The motivation behind the contest is our belief that creative expressions of conflict resolution promote and advance peace itself. HNMCP builds community around conflict resolution … Continue reading

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Executive Education this summer at the Program on Negotiation

posted: May 11th, 2015

Every June our colleagues at the Program on Negotiation (PON) offer a terrific slate of executive education courses in negotiation, mediation, and dealmaking with leaders in the field, geared specifically for practitioners in the field—lawyers, government officials, executives, and professionals … Continue reading

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Harvard Mediation Program & Boston Police Department Discussing Mediation Program

posted: May 11th, 2015

The Harvard Mediation program is currently working with the Boston Police Department (BPD) to craft a civilian complaint mediation program for the BPD. The program would handle grievances involving accusations of rudeness, unprofessional conduct, and abusive language, freeing the Internal … Continue reading


HNMCP Clinical Project Offers Analysis & Hope in Town Council’s Difficult Conversations

posted: May 4th, 2015

There have been several articles today covering the HNMCP clinical project with the Sudbury Clergy Association (SCA). The SCA contracted HNMCP to assist with increasingly hostile exchanges between and among stakeholders in a variety of settings and to make recommendations for a kinder, gentler … Continue reading

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Amal Elbakhar named Fellow in Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans

posted: April 22nd, 2015

Congratulations to Amal Elbakhar, co-President of Harvard Negotiators, who is one of 30 recipients selected to receive the Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans, the premier graduate school fellowship for immigrants and children of immigrants. The recipients, called “fellows,” were … Continue reading

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2015 HNMCP Art Contest

posted: March 27th, 2015

Creative expressions of conflict resolution—whether in photography, on canvas, or through sculpture—promote and advance conflict resolution itself. HNMCP builds community around conflict resolution skills and practice, and we want our space to reflect our values. We seek to feature creative representations … Continue reading

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HNMCP Project to Contribute to the Next 50 Years of the Community Relations Service

posted: March 17th, 2015

The Community Relations Service (CRS) serves as “America’s Peacemaker” for the U.S. Department of Justice, helping local communities address conflicts and tensions. CRS helps communities develop strategies to prevent and respond to violent hate crimes committed on the basis of … Continue reading