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Don’t Skimp on Legal Training

posted: April 15th, 2014

One of our favorite conflict resolution experts, Prof. Carrie Menkel-Meadow, co-authored a terrific Op/Ed in the New York Times responding to the “dire” news about law schools and providing some good ideas about moving legal education forward into the future, including more … Continue reading

HNMCP Art Competition 2014

2014 HNMCP Art Competition

posted: April 11th, 2014

Creative expressions of conflict resolution—whether in photography, on canvas, or through sculpture—promote and advance conflict resolution itself. The Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinical Program (HNMCP) builds community around conflict resolution skills and practice, and we want our space to reflect … Continue reading

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“US DOJ Community Relations Service: Serving as America’s Peacemaker for 50 Years”

posted: April 10th, 2014

A Brown Bag Discussion with Grande H. Lum ’91 Director, Community Relations Service, U.S. Department of Justice April 16, 2014   *   Noon   *   WCC 3008 Nominated in 2012 by President Obama, Grande H. Lum ’91 is Director of the Community … Continue reading

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Harvard Negotiation Institute

posted: April 8th, 2014

Once again this summer, Prof. Bob Bordone, Director of the Harvard Negotiation & Mediation Clinical Program and Thaddeus R. Beal Clinical Professor at Harvard Law School will be teaching Executive Education courses through the Harvard Negotiation Institute.   Negotiation Workshop: … Continue reading

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Becoming Better Negotiators Through Harvard Law Training

posted: March 25th, 2014

This article appeared in the newsletter of long-time HNMCP client, Seeds of Peace, a non-profit organization that inspires and equips new generations of leaders from regions of conflict with the relationships, understanding, and skills needed to advance lasting peace.   … Continue reading

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A Vision for Cross-Sector Peacebuilding in Israel and Palestine

posted: March 25th, 2014

by Daniel Lubetzky Founder and President, PeaceWorks Foundation & the OneVoice Movement For over a decade, the OneVoice Movement has been empowering and mobilizing communities in Israel and Palestine to propel their leaders toward the two-state solution. We have succeeded in building … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day Parade: Let’s Forget About Marching — Instead, Let’s Talk

posted: March 12th, 2014

For a brief moment, there seemed to be a breakthrough in the decades-old stalemate between the organizers of Boston’s St. Patrick’s Day parade and LGBTQ groups striving to march in the annual event. The apparent deal, brokered by Boston’s new … Continue reading

Negotiation in the News

What Courses Should Law Students Take – Harvard’s Largest Employers Weigh In

posted: February 21st, 2014

A recent survey of practicing attorneys at 11 major law firms employing Harvard Law School students rated the Negotiation Workshop high — 3rd! — on the scale of useful business-methods classes. Among the top skills considered most important to learn … Continue reading

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Critical Decisions in Negotiation DVD Talk & Discussion

posted: February 19th, 2014

On February 18, 2014, the Harvard Law School Library hosted a talk and discussion on the new DVD Critical Decisions in Negotiation, conceived of and spearheaded by HNMCP Director Bob Bordone ’97 and co-written, edited, and produced with former Clinical Fellow Toby … Continue reading

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Abbas, Talking to Israeli Students About Peace, Finds a Receptive Audience

posted: February 19th, 2014

Isabel Kershner reports in a February 16, 2014 New York Times article of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’ meeting with 300 Israeli students on the topic of the peace process in the Middle East. HNMCP Fall 2013 client OneVoice Movement helped … Continue reading