Colorado 2007 Events
Denver Metro Area:
Prince Cedza Dlamini, the grandson of South Africa’s former president Nelson Mandela, presented “Ubuntu: Interconnectedness and Conflict Resolution”,October 18 from 1:00 – 2:30 PM at the Tivoli Student Union. Ubuntu is a value system based on compassion, respect, integrity, and tolerance of others.
Workshop by Dr. Mary Ann Watson’s
“You Never Listen to Me!!!”: Strategies for Healthy Problem-solving in Relationships.
A Community Reception for Alternative Dispute Resolution Practitioners and other community members was hosted by the Colorado Council of Mediators and Mediator Organizations in the Tivoli Center.
In observance of Conflict Resolution Day a radio program about processing conflicts was aired on KGNU — 88.5 FM and 1390 AM — on October 15.
Statewide (and beyond):
Colorado Bar Association’s ADR Section offered online opportunities in presenting Cyberweek 2007 programs coodinated by John DeBruyn.firstname.lastname@example.org 303-377-1724
- An Online Mediation Role Play Workshop,
- 40 ADR Web Sites in 60 Minutes, an online tour of the web, lead and narrated by Geoff Sharpe
- Mediation Excellence in Cyberspace, featuring Colin Rule, Ethan Katsh and Graham Ross
- Taking Peacemaking Public, with Gini Nelson, Vickie Pynchon, Colm Brannigan and Diane Levin
Colorado Conflict Resolution Day Committee 2007:
Colorado Council of Mediators * Colorado Management & Mediation Specialists * Denver Juvenile Probation * University of Colorado at Denver Health Sciences Center Ombuds Office * University of Denver Conflict Resolution Institute * Metropolitan State College of Denver * Community College of Denver * The Conflict Center * The Roberta J. Steinhardt Memorial Fund * Zinn Mediation Associates