Conflict Resolution Center offers conference discounts

The Conflict Resolution Center offers special deals for UND students and employees during their 20th anniversary conference.

Saturday, June 21, 20th anniversary conference, $25 for UND students and $75 for staff/faculty. (Regular price is $125.) Join us at the EERC Saturday, June 21, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. for "Transforming Communities Where We Live, Work, and Play."

There is something for everyone in this conference; it’s not just for mediators. Go to our schedule on the Web for your selection:

Also check out our special summer symposium training opportunities.
* June 16-20, Pre-conference: "Workplace Mediation Seminar," UND students, staff and faculty can attend for only $300 (regular price is $875). Learn skills for transforming conflict into productive interaction at work.
* June 23-26, Post-conference offerings, two days with Joseph Folger, Temple University on team development. Hear a new approach to developing team work by international presenter, author of the "Promise of Mediation," and consultant to many Fortune 500 companies. Fast paced, interactive, and informative, Dr. Folger applies a relational worldview to the art of team building for new and innovative ideas for your workplace and organizations.

Two days with Judith Saul (Community Dispute Resolution, Ithaca, N.Y.) and Scott Sears, Cornell University, on "Relational Facilitation: The Art and Practice of Leading Groups Responsively." Learn new ideas and skills for supporting the work and relationships of groups for anyone who is involved in groups, including civic engagement, political groups, and religious organizations to environmental groups, workplaces, and charitable organizations. Learn the skills and techniques to set up and prepare for group decision-making through to final consensus building.

The cost of the post conference offerings is $425 each or $800 if you attend both. It is a rare opportunity to attend high caliber training by such experienced and knowledgeable trainers as these. Please register online for all offerings by calling the CRC at 777-3664 or online at