CSDR-LL.M. E-newsletter Archives

Vol. 5, Issue 10 - December 3, 2004

What's Inside:

CSDR / LL.M. PROGRAM NEWS

CINDY ZHU PASSES NEW YORK BAR EXAM
Huiqun "Cindy" Zhu (’02) passed the New York bar exam in July 2004. Cindy is currently a student at University of Buffalo Law School, in Buffalo, NY. Congratulations Cindy!

WILLIAM WOODS TEAM WINS MOCK TRIAL CONTEST
The William Woods University four-person mock trial team coached by LL.M. student Cynthia Kramer won the national mock trial competition recently held in Washington, DC. Cynthia is an associate professor of political science at William Woods University in Fulton, MO. To read the article, see http://www.showmenews.com/2004/Nov/20041112News002.asp.

ARTICLE SUMMARY PUBLISHED
The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law’s Mayhew-Hite Report recently summarized an article by Prof. Bobbi McAdoo (former director of the LL.M. Program, now at Hamline) and Art Hinshaw (’00), The Challenge of Institutionalizing Alternative Dispute Resolution: Attorney Perspectives on the Effect of Rule 17 on Civil Litigation in Missouri, 67 Mo. L. Rev. 473 (2002).

CONFERENCES / RESOURCES / CONTESTS

INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION FOR PEACE SEMINARS
MAR. 28 - APR. 1, SARAJEVO, BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA The International Education for Peace Institute (EFP) in collaboration with EFP-Balkans will hold two seminars on the topics "Creating a Culture of Healing" and "Leadership for Peace" March 28-April 1, in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

THE CENTER FOR ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION 17TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE
JUNE 23-24, GREENBELT, MD The Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution will hold its 17th annual conference, "Managing Conflict and Removing Barriers to Collaborative Decision Making" June 23-24 in Greenbelt, MD. For more information see the web site or call (301) 313-0800.

JOB/FELLOWSHIP ANNOUNCEMENTS

ANALYST III, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, DAVIS
The University of California, Davis seeks an analyst to manage and carry out professional public policy mediation and facilitation projects for UC Davis Extension. Application deadline: Dec. 13.

ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION SPECIALIST, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE FOREST SERVICE
VALLEJO, CA The U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service has an opening for an alternative dispute resolution specialist in the Regional Settlement Agreement Staff in the Alternative Dispute Resolution Section, Pacific Southwest Regional Office in Vallejo, CA. Application deadline: Dec. 17.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, MARYLAND ASSOCIATION OF COMMUNITY MEDIATION CENTERS
Maryland Association of Community Mediation Centers seeks an executive director. For details on this position, see the binder in 206 Hulston, or e-mail colemanl@missouri.edu. Application deadline: Jan. 1 or until filled.

PROFESSOR, JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY
WASHINGTON, DC The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies of the Johns Hopkins University in Washington, D.C. has an opening for a tenured position at the level of professor or associate professor in International Relations. They seek a scholar in the area of international organization, conflict resolution or peace studies. For more information, see the binder in 206 Hulston or e-mail colemanl@missouri.edu. Application deadline: Jan. 10.