The Time to be Peacemakers is Now: Opinion Piece by Mackoy Turpen

Undergraduate Conflict Resolution in the World of COVID-19 Personally, I am in shock. Interpersonally tik-tok compilations and social media challenges seem to be helping, but external to our own sociality. What has happened? There are answers to that question that we know. We know millions have caught the novel coronavirus around the world and hundreds…

Upcoming Events: Spring 2020

We are excited to announce the dates for our upcoming dialogues for the Spring 2020 semester! Specific topics can be found below. All dialogues will be held in Research Hall room 163. All are welcome! Spring 2020 February 13 Stupid Cupid: Love, Sex, and Safety 7:30 – 9:15 February 20 Right, Wrong, or Different? Rapid…

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…

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…

Past Event: Perceptions of Truth

Join us for our last dialogue of the semester! Come out on Tuesday, April 17th, 2018. The topic of discussion is perceptions of truth.

Past Event: Immigration Nation

Join the Dialogue & Difference team for an upcoming event on Thursday, March 29th, 2018. The topic of discussion is immigration. We hope to see you at Founders Hall!

Past Event: Corruption

Join us for our next dialogue on Tuesday, March 20th! The topic of discussion is corruption.