March 3 and April 28, 2014
An Opening Reception and Roundtable to Honor The Rescuers Project
An exhibition curated by Roberta Bacic and organized by Leah Wing
Bridging Social Psychology & Peace Perspectives
The National Center for Technology and Dispute Resolution, with partners at UMASS Amherst and in Belfast, is offering a Transatlantic Symposium and Events Series. The first set of events included virtual and in-person class visits, panel discussions on the relationship between truth recovery, reconciliation, and public space with renowned academics and artists, and cross community mural painting.
The Psychology of Peace and Violence Program hosted a two-day training workshop on “Mediation in Intercultural Contexts”.
The University of Massachusetts Amherst hosted a discussion on the challenges and progress in post-apartheid South Africa.
An historic event took place at the Campus Center of UMass Amherst with the unveiling of a mural from Belfast, Northern Ireland/North of Ireland, commemorating the tenth anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement.
The University of Massachusetts Amherst hosted this two-day conference featuring experts and academics from the U.S., Mexico, and Northern Ireland.