A. Marco Turk Honored with award from Southern California Mediation Association

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For perhaps the greatest legacy of his career—redesigning the Negotiation, Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding (NCRP) as stand-alone undergraduate and master’s degree programs at California State University, Dominguez Hills—Avrum Marco Turk was honored with the Southern California Mediation … [Read more...]

Adjunct Professor, Fulbright Scholar Elizabeth Jackson Melds Disciplines for International Instruction

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Elizabeth Jackson, an adjunct professor in negotiation, conflict resolution and peacebuilding (NCRP) at California State University, Dominguez Hills, has been a guest lecturer in 17 countries, with her latest assignment taking her to Russia. Through the Fulbright Specialist Program, Jackson spent … [Read more...]

Students Share Research and Creative Work and Gain Editorial Experience through Scholarly Publications

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In addition to their classroom assignments and myriad other commitments many students at California State University, Dominguez Hills are also intellectually and creatively engaged scholars who have taken to sharing their research and creative projects by contributing to scholarly … [Read more...]

LaTangia Oliver: Graduate Student/ROTC Cadet Awarded CSU’s Hearst Scholarship

LaTangia Oliver is a member of the National Guard and a graduate student in the Negotiation, Conflict Resolution, and Peace Building program at CSU Dominguez Hills.

One would not expect the bearer of a bachelor’s degree in communications and an MBA, who is also a current graduate student in the negotiation, conflict resolution, and peace building program, an officer trainee in the ROTC program and reservist in the U.S. Army to have come from a background of … [Read more...]

Inaugural Peace Leadership Conference Will Teach Youth to Resolve Conflict

Graduate student Charmaine Lang is coordinating the inaugural Peace Leadership Conference to teach area middle and high school students about conflict resolution.

Undergraduate and graduate students in the Negotiation, Conflict Resolution, and Peacebuilding program at California State University, Dominguez Hills will put their skills to use by teaching area middle and high school students how to resolve conflict at the first Peace Leadership Conference on … [Read more...]

Fighting Youth Violence Before It Starts: Students and Professor of Teacher Education Deliver Messages of Mentoring, Collaboration

Every year since Richard Gordon’s 17-year-old son, Kwame, was fatally shot at a party in 2006, the California State University, Dominguez Hills professor of teacher education has honored his memory with an annual dinner to raise funds for a scholarship at the Waldorf School in Altadena. The … [Read more...]

Katlin Choi: Grad Student Awarded Fulbright to University of Macau

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Katlin Choi, a graduate student in the Negotiation, Conflict Resolution, and Peacebuilding program at California State University, Dominguez Hills, has been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Student Program Scholarship that will allow her to travel abroad to Macau to teach English as a foreign … [Read more...]

David Diaz: Citizen Diplomat Works to Build Peace in Basque Conflict, Develop Curriculum in International Humanitarian Law

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David Diaz admits to being one of those students who reads everything posted around California State University, Dominguez Hills. When he saw a notice from the Spanish Consulate in Los Angeles, which happened to be looking for students for academic placements in Spain, he seized the opportunity. His … [Read more...]

A. Marco Turk: Peace Builder Receives Lifetime Achievement Award for Work With Asian Pacific American Community

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A. Marco Turk, professor and director of the Negotiation, Conflict Resolution & Peace Building (NCRP) program at California State University, Dominguez Hills, received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Asian Pacific American Dispute Resolution Center (APADRC) at the organization’s Eighth … [Read more...]

Nancy Erbe: Fulbright Senior Specialist in Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution

Nancy Erbe’s expertise in peace studies and conflict resolution took her to the University of Nicosia and Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU) in Famagusta, Cyprus in May as a Fulbright Senior Specialist. The associate professor of negotiation, conflict resolution and peacebuilding (NCRP) at … [Read more...]