Past Events

Fri, 11/06/2009 - 18:30
Peace in the Desert Film Screening and Panel Discussion with special guest commentary by Amos Sawyer, former President of Liberia (1990-1994) PRAY THE DEVIL BACK TO HELL is the gripping account of a group of brave and visionary women who demanded peace for Liberia...
Fri, 10/02/2009 - 11:30
Professor John Lande, Director of the LL.M. Program in Dispute Resolution at the University of Missouri School of Law, spoke about how lawyers can get better results for their...
Tue, 05/26/2009 - 19:00
Superpowers and Rogue States: Reducing Nuclear Danger was the topic of the Peace in the Desert lecture presented by Robert Litwak, director of international security studies at the Woodrow...
Tue, 04/07/2009 - 11:30
Hon. Rebecca Westerfield (ret.),Arbitrator/Mediator, JAMS, talked on "Whose Story is it Anyway? A Practical Guide to the Aesthetics of Mediation". She discussed the power of narrative, the space created by the mediator in bringing forth the full narrative, and how...
Sat, 04/04/2009 - 08:00
The Saltman Center and the Boyd School of Law will host the Louis M. Brown International Client Counseling Competition. Location: William S. Boyd School of Law Schedule of Events:...
Fri, 04/03/2009 - 08:00
The Saltman Center and the Boyd School of Law will host the Louis M. Brown International Client Counseling Competition. Location: William S. Boyd School of Law Schedule of Events:...
Thu, 04/02/2009 - 08:00
The Saltman Center and the Boyd School of Law will host the Louis M. Brown International Client Counseling Competition. Location: William S. Boyd School of Law Schedule of Events:...
Wed, 04/01/2009 - 08:00
The Saltman Center and the Boyd School of Law will host the Louis M. Brown International Client Counseling Competition. Location: William S. Boyd School of Law Schedule of Events:...
Fri, 03/27/2009 - 10:00
March 27, 2009 Leonard Riskin, Chesterfield Smith Professor of Law at University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of Law, spoke at the Annual Saltman Lecture about "Awareness and Ethics in Dispute Resolution and Law." He explored how mindfulness, an ancient...
Wed, 10/22/2008 - 09:40
Nancy Welsh, Professor of Law at Penn State University, The Dickinson School of Law, gave a talk on "How Much (Im)Partiality Can We Afford in Dispute Resolution Processes?" WebcastMissed the event? Click...
Fri, 10/03/2008 - 11:30
Susan Sturm, George M. Jaffin Professor of Law and Social Responsibility at Columbia University School of Law gave a talk on "Negotiating Workplace Equality: A Systemic Approach?" Webcast Missed the event? Click...
Thu, 09/11/2008 - 19:00
Daniel Schorr, Senior News Analyst for National Public Radio lectured on "Forgive Us Our Press Passes" as part of the Peace in the Desert™ lecture series. Daniel Schorr's...
Wed, 04/09/2008 - 11:45
David Spencer, Associate Dean (Teaching & Learning) and Senior Lecturer Division of Law, Macquarie University spoke on "The Lack of Enforceability of Dispute Resolution Clause in Contracts.” WebcastMissed the event? Click...
Thu, 04/03/2008 - 10:00
Laverne Berry, President, New York Women in Film and Television, spoke on Mediation and the Entertainment Industry. Ms. Berry is an entertainment and media business affairs attorney, a mediator, and an arbitrator. She represents on-air talent, independent...
Tue, 03/25/2008 - 10:05
Mark A. Drumbl, Class of 1975 Alumni Professor of Law and Director, Transnational Law Institute, Washington and Lee University School of Law, spoke on “Mass Atrocity and Traditional Dispute Resolution: The Rwandan and Ugandan Experiences.” Drumbl recently...