Past Events

Tue, 04/07/2009 - 11:45
Hon. Rebecca Westerfield (ret.),Arbitrator/Mediator, JAMS, talked on "Whose Story is it Anyway? A Practical Guide to the Aesthetics of Mediation". She discussed the power of narrative, the space created by the mediator in bringing forth the full narrative, and...
Fri, 04/03/2009 - 08:00
The Saltman Center and the Boyd School of Law will host the Louis M. Brown International Client Counseling Competition. Location: William S. Boyd School of Law Schedule of Events:...
Thu, 04/02/2009 - 08:00
The Saltman Center and the Boyd School of Law will host the Louis M. Brown International Client Counseling Competition. Location: William S. Boyd School of Law Schedule of Events:...
Wed, 04/01/2009 - 08:00
The Saltman Center and the Boyd School of Law will host the Louis M. Brown International Client Counseling Competition. Location: William S. Boyd School of Law Schedule of Events:...
Fri, 03/27/2009 - 10:00
March 27, 2009 Leonard Riskin, Chesterfield Smith Professor of Law at University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of Law, spoke at the Annual Saltman Lecture about "Awareness and Ethics in Dispute Resolution and Law." He explored how mindfulness, an ancient...
Wed, 10/22/2008 - 09:40
Nancy Welsh, Professor of Law at Penn State University, The Dickinson School of Law, gave a talk on "How Much (Im)Partiality Can We Afford in Dispute Resolution Processes?" WebcastMissed the event? Click...
Fri, 10/03/2008 - 11:30
Susan Sturm, George M. Jaffin Professor of Law and Social Responsibility at Columbia University School of Law gave a talk on "Negotiating Workplace Equality: A Systemic Approach?" Webcast...
Thu, 09/11/2008 - 19:00
Daniel Schorr, Senior News Analyst for National Public Radio lectured on "Forgive Us Our Press Passes" as part of the Peace in the Desert™ lecture series. Daniel Schorr's...
Wed, 04/09/2008 - 11:45
David Spencer, Associate Dean (Teaching & Learning) and Senior Lecturer Division of Law, Macquarie University spoke on "The Lack of Enforceability of Dispute Resolution Clause in Contracts.” WebcastMissed the event? Click...
Thu, 04/03/2008 - 10:00
Laverne Berry, President, New York Women in Film and Television, spoke on Mediation and the Entertainment Industry. Ms. Berry is an entertainment and media business affairs attorney, a mediator, and an arbitrator. She represents on-air talent, independent...
Tue, 03/25/2008 - 10:05
Mark A. Drumbl, Class of 1975 Alumni Professor of Law and Director, Transnational Law Institute, Washington and Lee University School of Law, spoke on “Mass Atrocity and Traditional Dispute Resolution: The Rwandan and Ugandan Experiences.” Drumbl recently...
Mon, 03/24/2008 - 10:10
Haleh Esfandiari is the Director of the Middle East Program at the Woodrow Wilson Center and a well-known Middle Eastern scholar and Iran specialist. Haleh Esfandiari spoke on "Iran-U.S. Relations: A View from Prison." Before joining the Wilson Center in 1998, she...
Fri, 02/08/2008 - 09:05
John Paul Lederach, Professor of International Peacebuilding, The Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peacebuilding, University of Notre Dame, spoke as part of the PEACE IN THE DESERT™ lecture...
Mon, 02/04/2008 - 09:10
Laura Nader, Professor of Social Cultural Anthropology, University of California, Berkeley, spoke on Confict Resolution and the Anti-Law Movement: A Global Effort?. Professor Nader's current work focuses on how central dogmas are made and how they work in law,...
Thu, 12/06/2007 - 19:30
Dennis Ross spoke as part of the PEACE IN THE DESERT™ lecture series. Ross, former director of policy planning for President George H.W. Bush and special Middle East coordinator under President Bill Clinton, is a skilled diplomat who was intimately involved...