What’s New:

February 2014 Newsletter Now Available

Our winter newsletter is here!  Download the most recent newsletter from our DRC News page, along with all past issues.

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2014 Evan Ferber Peacemaker Leadership Award Now Accepting Nominations

The Evan Ferber Peacemaker Leadership Award was established in 2010 by the DRC Board of Directors in honor of Founding Executive Director, Evan Ferber. The award annually recognizes an individual or individuals who have provided extraordinary leadership in promoting peaceful dispute resolution and/or service to community. The award is presented at the DRC’s annual fundraising […]

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2014 DRC Scholars Chosen

We are pleased to announce that Josephine Ferorelli and Robert Segura are our 2014 DRC Scholars.  Founded in 2009, the purpose of our scholarship program is to increase diversity within our mediator pool. Two scholars are chosen annually to participate in training, complete the practicum, and asked to dedicate volunteer time to the DRC.  This […]

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Fall Arts Walk Call for Art!

“Simple Pleasures” Fine Art Postcard Exhibit at the DRC This October, in honor of Conflict Resolution Month, the DRC seeks submissions for its “Simple Pleasures Fine Art Postcard Exhibit.”  Artists of all ages may submit up to five postcard-sized original artworks relating to the theme “Simple Pleasures. The exhibit will open during Olympia’s Art Walk […]

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Food for Thought

Schools Across the U.S. Engage in Conflict Resolution Practices “School Hopes That Talking It Out Keeps Kids from Dropping Out” NPR produced a short story last weekend about a peer mediation and restorative justice program at Ypsilanti High School in Michigan.  Click here to listen online “Opening Up, Students Transform a Vicious Circle” The New […]

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