Sunday, October 01, 2006

University of Massachusetts, Boston, announces conference on Conflict Studies: The New Generation of Ideas

UMass Boston to hold conference on conflict studiesMy friend and colleague, Roni Lipton, Assistant Director of the Graduate Programs in Dispute Resolution at the University of Massachusetts, Boston, asked me to pass along news of the Sixth Biennial Conflict Studies Conference.

This year's theme is "Conflict Studies: The New Generation of Ideas". The Conference will be held on November 2-4, 2006, at the UMass Boston campus.

From the conference description:

Organized by the UMass Boston Graduate Programs in Dispute Resolution, the Conflict Studies Conference brings together graduate students from a variety of fields to present their work and share ideas. It provides students with the opportunity to interact with eminent scholars and practitioners of conflict resolution and analysis, and builds community in the field. The conference is held in the state-of-the-art Campus Center of the University of Massachusetts Boston, allowing participants easy access to the City of Boston with its wealth of educational and cultural resources. Previous conferences have each attracted more than 150 participants from universities across the United States, Canada, and numerous other countries.
Program details and registration information are available at http://www.disres.umb.edu/conference.php.