CSDR-LL.M. E-newsletter Archives

Vol. 5, Issue 23 - May 13, 2005

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CSDR / LL.M. PROGRAM NEWS

UPHOFF NAMED DIRECTOR OF PROGRAM
Associate Dean and Professor Rod Uphoff has been named director of the University of Missouri South Africa Educational Program. Rod will follow former University Senior Vice President Ron Turner in leading the University's South African initiatives. These initiatives have grown significantly, in both size and significance, over the years, with one of the signature successes being the MU Law School’s Summer Law Program in Cape Town at the University of the Western Cape. For information about the Summer Law Program, see http://mail.law.missouri.edu/sap/.

REUBEN WAS QUOTED IN CINCINNATI NEWSPAPER
Prof. Richard Reuben was quoted in the May 1, 2005, edition of the Cincinnati Enquirer in a story on the settlement of felony cases during a "settlement week" in Kentucky. To read the article, see http://news.enquirer.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2005505010377.

RISKIN FEATURED IN MEDIATE.COM
On March 18, Prof. Leonard Riskin spoke with Linda Lazarus, Spirituality Editor of Mediate.com about mindfulness, mediation and mindfulness resources for mediators. The interview is featured in the May issue of mediate.com. See http://www.mediate.com/articles/lazarusL5.cfm?nl=77.

ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION AWARD
Arizona State University College of Law will receive the Alternative Dispute Resolution Education Award from the Judicial Council of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit at its conference in July. Art Hinshaw (’00) is the director of the Lodestar Dispute Resolution Program at the ASU College of Law. To read more about the award, see http://www.law.asu.edu/?id=9194.

JOB/FELLOWSHIP ANNOUNCEMENTS

GENERAL ATTORNEY, FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY
WASHINGTON, DC The Department of Homeland Security Agency, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Office of the General Counsel, Alternative Dispute Resolution Team seeks a general attorney for their Washington, DC location. Application deadline: May 13. For details, see http://www.fema.gov/career/get_desc.jsp?id=9455.

DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROGRAM DIRECTOR, BAKER UNIVERSITY
OVERLAND PARK, KS Baker University School of Professional Graduate Studies seeks a dispute resolution program director. A master’s degree is required plus a minimum of five years experience in dispute resolution, mediation, and negotiation. For more information, see the binder in 206 Hulston or e-mail colemanl@missouri.edu.