Upcoming Event: Election & Voting

Thursday, October 17, 2018, 7:30 – 9:15pm, Research Hall Room 163 Facilitation Training: 6:45 pm – 7:15 pm Join us for the upcoming D&D dialogue event on Election and Voting. Expect a new style and a more interative event! Don’t miss out!  9/18 Thursday 7:30 pm – 9:15 pm (Facilitation Training: 6:45 pm – 7:15…

D&D Interns in Action

D & D Project: Class Facilitation On September 27th 2018, Byron and Seong Jae, D&D Project Interns, visited a S-CAR (School of Conflict Analysis and Resolution) class and facilitated the dialogue on capitol punishment. Through this session, our project team gave trainees some useful examples of ways to conduct a dialogue.  

Non-D&D Event: Mini-Workshop on Narrative Practice

Mini-Workshop on Narrative Practice S-CAR Event October 10th, 7-9pm Vernon Smith Hall, Arlington Campus The Narrative Community of Practice (CoP) invites S-CAR students, faculty, staff, alumni, and affiliates to attend a mini-workshop on narrative practice led by Dr. Sara Cobb (pictured above). The workshop will focus on specific narrative-based techniques and their utility for CAR practitioners. Participants…

Past Event: Peace & War

Wednesday, September 17, 2018, 7:30 – 9:15pm, Research Hall Room 163 Facilitation Training: 6:45 pm – 7:15 pm Our D&D dialogue event on Peace and War ended with great success. Don’t miss out!  9/19 Wednesday 7:30 pm – 9:15 pm (Facilitation Training: 6:45 pm – 7:15 pm) at Research Hall Room 163. The panelists are…

Praxis Conference: Call For Papers

Submit your Paper! On November 2-3, 2018, George Mason University’s School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution in partnership with ForgottenSong, Inc. and the Dialogue & Difference Project will be hosting The Praxis Conference to facilitate discussions and presentations that bridge the gap between scholarship and practice in the fields of conflict, peace, and humanitarian initiatives. We cordially invite you…

Upcoming Events: Fall 2018/Spring 2019 Dates

We are excited to announce the dates for our upcoming fall/spring dialogues! Specific topics will be announced at a later time. Times will remain the same for all dialogues. Fall 2018: Wednesday, September 19th, 2018 Thursday, October 18th, 2018 Tuesday, November 13th, 2018 Spring 2019: Wednesday, February 13th, 2019 Thursday, March 19th, 2019 Tuesday, April…

Past Event: Climate Change

#RooseveltatMason is holding a dialogue on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at 6pm. The Dialogue & Difference Project will be conducting a facilitation training at 5pm. The topic is climate change. We hope to see you there!

Mason Students: Internship Opportunity

It is Fall 2018 Dialogue & Difference Project Internship Application Time! The Dialogue & Difference Project at the School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution promotes cultural, political, and social understanding through the process of community dialogue. The Project sponsors three large events each semester and co-sponsors events with campus organizations such as Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Multicultural Education, Center for Global…

Dr. Guadalupe Correa-Cabrera, Dialogue Panelist

One of our speakers for tomorrow’s dialogue on Perceptions of Truth is Dr. Guadalupe Correa-Cabrera. Read below to learn more about her! “Dr. Correa-Cabrera is Associate Professor at the Schar School of Policy and Government, George Mason University. Her areas of expertise are Mexico-U.S. relations, organized crime, immigration, border security, and human trafficking. Her newest book…

Jennifer Dickinson, Dialogue Panelist

One of our speakers for tomorrow’s dialogue is Jennifer Dickinson, a librarian at Centreville Regional Library, part of the Fairfax County Public Library. She will be speaking about a project which is an ongoing collaboration between GMU-SCAR and Fairfax County Public Library to help people navigate the array of news sources and practice using respectful…