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CRC will host time and meeting management workshop Jan. 29

The Conflict Resolution Center offers a way to get back on track in 2014. Effective Time and Meeting Management – Jan. 29, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Memorial Union This workshop offers you a chance to explore your own “time traps” through self-assessment and skill building. In this session you will: 1. Learn new ways to [...]

Sept. 11 workshop to focus on Effective Time and Meeting Management

The Conflict Resolution Center (CRC) offers a way to get back on track after some summer fun. Effective Time and Meeting Management – Sept. 11, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at REAC (next to Hilton Garden Inn) This workshop offers you a chance to explore your own “time traps” through self-assessment and skill building. In [...]

CRC to host team development workshop Aug. 13

Is your team headed for disaster or are you on the road to success? In the workplace, great teams address conflict, foster trust, are committed to one another and the organization, are held accountable and they get results. Attend this single day training to assess the functioning of your team and learn ways to be [...]

Symposium to focus on workplace conflicts through May 24

The Conflict Resolution Center will hold its sixth annual symposium May 20-24. This year’s focus is on “Weathering the Workplace Storm: Learning to Predict, Prepare & Prevail.” This week-long event is aimed at making business more proactive, peaceful and profitable despite the storms all organizations face. The events will take place on the second floor of the [...]

CRC offers ‘Negotiation Skills for Women’ workshop March 1

The Conflict Resolution Center is offering “Negotiation Skills for Women” from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday, March 1, at the REAC (next to the Hilton). Women bring a particular skill set and personal qualities to the negotiation table that can create opportunities for win-win solutions.  This workshop will help you discover your own negotiation style, uncover [...]

Conflict Resolution Center sponsors stress relief sessions Dec. 12

The Conflict Resolution Center sponsors Holiday Stress Relief Wednesday, Dec. 12, at the International Center. Morning sessions: 8 to 9 a.m. – Yoga with Stacy Sandler in Lotus Meditation Room 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. – Meditation with Lora Sloan, director of the Lotus Center 10:30 a.m. to noon – Holiday Health with Kim Ruliffson, Work [...]

CRC to host organizational conflict workshop June 20-21

The Conflict Resolution Center (CRC) will present a workshop, Organizational Conflict Management, from 8:30 to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday, June 20-21, in Skalicky Hall. What is conflict costing your office? How is it impacting your ability to be successful and your bottom line? Do you spend too much time and resources on hiring and re-training? Has [...]

Conflict Resolution will explore political, public discourse at symposium May 21-25

The Conflict Resolution Center (CRC) will explore the current state of political and public discourse at its fifth annual “Symposia on Conflict Transformation” seminar. The CRC wants to use the occasion to talk about “civility in public conversation” and its impacts on society locally and beyond. The symposium is set for May 21-25. Most events [...]

CRC welcomes campus to leadership workshop March 29-30

The Conflict Resolution Center (CRC) will host a workshop focusing on “Developing Your Emotional Intelligence” Thursday and Friday, March 29-30, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Increase your self-awareness, your ability to regulate and manage your emotions under pressure, and enhance your inner capacity to motivate yourself even in the most challenging situations. Consider the use of empathy and [...]

De-stress with Inner Peace and Stress Relief sessions Dec. 8

The Conflict Resolution Center is sponsoring Inner Peace and Stress Relief workshops. Join us Thursday, Dec. 8, to de-stress from work and holiday madness. The schedule follows. 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.; Yoga with Carol Murie. Come a few minutes early to set up for this nice, easy and relaxing class. Bring your own yoga mat if [...]

CRC offers confidential coaching and mediation for students, faculty and staff

In 1985, UND created the Conflict Resolution Center (CRC) and we are now one of the nation’s leading transformative mediation centers. We have the experience and the skill to create solutions in even the most challenging situations. On campus, conflict is inevitable between friends, colleagues, roommates, within departments. Conflict can create needed change and our [...]

Conflict Resolution Center offers training in nonviolent communication

The Conflict Resolution Center will offer foundational training in nonviolent communication May 31, June 1, 2, and 3. Special UND staff/faculty rates are offered. Space is limited, so register today. In anticipation of this event, we are providing weekly concepts in Nonviolent Communication (NVC) that anyone can use in their daily lives. NVC Concepts – [...]

Conflict Resolution Center offers training in nonviolent communication

The Conflict Resolution Center will offer foundational training in nonviolent communication May 31, June 1, 2, and 3. Special UND staff/faculty rates are offered. Space is limited, so register today. In anticipation of this life-enhancing event, we are providing weekly concepts in Nonviolent Communication (NVC) that anyone can use in their daily lives. NVC Concepts [...]

Conflict Resolution Center offers training in nonviolent communication

The Conflict Resolution Center will offer foundational training in nonviolent communication May 31, June 1, 2, and 3. Scholarships are available and due May 11. Special UND staff/faculty rates are offered. Space is limited, so register today. In anticipation of this life-enhancing event, we are providing weekly concepts in Nonviolent Communication (NVC) that anyone can [...]

Conflict Resolution Center offers nonviolent communication training May 31 and June 1-3

The Conflict Resolution Center is offering foundational training in nonviolent communication (NVC) May 31 and June 1-3. Scholarships and special UND staff/faculty rates are available. There is limited space, so register today. Conflict Resolution Center will provide weekly concepts in NVC that anyone can use in their daily lives. Remember that human needs are universal, connecting us to each other. [...]

Learn to facilitate effective meetings on April 11, 12; sign up by April 5 for discount

The Conflict Resolution Center will offer training, “Learn to Facilitate Effective Meetings,” Monday and Tuesday, April 11 and 12, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. On April 11, you will learn to increase the usefulness and efficiency of your meetings, including setting agendas, preparation, engagement, follow-up, and time management. On April 12, you will learn [...]

Conflict Resolution Center offers meeting facilitation training April 11-12

Learn to facilitate effective meetings from 8:30 to 5 p.m. Monday-Tuesday, April 11-12, in the REAC Building, training room 1. Meeting facilitation is a crucial leadership skill. In this two-day workshop, you will learn new ideas for managing effective meetings, increasing participation and efficiency, capturing the positive energy of conflict, and ensuring follow-up and better outcomes. Rates: Both [...]

Conflict Resolution Center authors chapters on transformative mediation

Conflict Resolution Center’s (CRC) Director Kristine Paranica and CRC Board Member James Antes, Chester Fritz Distinguished Professor of Psychology & Peace Studies, have authored three chapters in a new publication titled Transformative Mediation: A Sourcebook. Resources for Conflict Intervention Practitioners and Programs. The chapters written by Antes are “Assessing Transformative Practice: Methods and Approaches” and [...]

Conflict Resolution Center to address bullying Oct. 21

The Conflict Resolution Center is celebrating Conflict Resolution Day all week with a special event at noon Thursday, Oct. 21, in the Memorial Union Badlands Room. This year’s theme is Bullying. Bullying is a repeated, intentional act meant to intimidate and harm another person. It can be physical, verbal, and social (exclusion), and it can [...]

Art and poetry contest deadline is Oct. 18

UND Students can enter the Conflict Resolution Day Art and Poetry Contests to win mediation training. Deadline for Art and Poem is at 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 18 Art Design for National Conflict Resolution Day with an emphasis on Bullying Theme Art designs can be 16 X 20” – 36 X 54” Artist can use any [...]

Conflict Resolution Center offers new workshop

“From Conflict to Conversation: A Clinic for Managing High Conflict and Mastering the Art of Listening” is a new half-day workshop offered by the Conflict Resolution Center from 8 a.m. to noon Tuesday, July 13, in the Governors Room of the Memorial Union. Private coaching will be from 1 to 5 p.m. The workshop will [...]

Conflict Resolution Center offers new workshop

“From Conflict to Conversation: A Clinic for Managing High Conflict and Mastering the Art of Listening” is a new half-day workshop offered by the Conflict Resolution Center from 8 a.m. to noon Tuesday, July 13, in the Governors Room of the Memorial Union. Private coaching will be from 1 to 5 p.m. The workshop will [...]

Conflict Resolution Center offers new workshop

“From Conflict to Conversation: A Clinic for Managing High Conflict and Mastering the Art of Listening” is a new half-day workshop offered by the Conflict Resolution Center from 8 a.m. to noon Tuesday, July 13, in the Governors Room of the Memorial Union. Private coaching will be from 1 to 5 p.m. The workshop will [...]

Conflict Resolution Center symposium continues through June 19

The Conflict Resolution Center (CRC) will host its annual symposium, “Got Culture?! Exploring Our Diversity,” June 14-19 on campus at UND. The first day of the symposium includes multiple panels featuring old and recent immigrants to the Greater Grand Forks region. Monday’s lunch includes two keynote speakers, Father William Sherman, NDSU professor emeritus, and Playford [...]

CRC offers family mediation training in May

The Conflict Resolution Center will host a family mediation training event May 17-21 in the Memorial Union. Learn skills essential for becoming a family mediator. Our Family Mediation Seminar will encompass: – Understanding the dynamics of conflict – Impact of family conflict and divorce on parents and children – Transformative Mediation Theory – Role of [...]