News Archive


Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Thanks for Listening!

We are pleased to announce that the Harvard Negotiation & Mediation Clinical Program has been awarded a grant from the American Arbitration Association International Centre for Dispute Resolution Foundation to fund a new podcast series called Thanks for Listening, which will launch in early November 2018.… More

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Our new podcast needs your stories!

Friends, we need your help for a special project! This fall, we are launching a podcast series about the inspiring efforts of people working to bridge the partisan divide in the U.S.   Our first episode focuses on the familiar challenge of discussing politics at the holiday table. We’re collecting stories of family Thanksgivings upended… More

Monday, July 30, 2018

Rachel Viscomi named new Director of HNMCP

We are so excited to announce that Rachel A. Viscomi ’01 has been named as the Director of the Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinical Program (HNMCP) and appointed Assistant Clinical Professor of Law at Harvard Law School. “I am honored to join such a distinguished and inspiring faculty and grateful to work alongside such talented staff, students, and… More

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Emerging Technology and Dispute Resolution: What Does the Future Hold?

Lunchtime Panel Discussion: Emerging Technology and Dispute Resolution: What Does the Future Hold? Tuesday, April 12, noon, Harvard Law School, Pound Hall 100… More

Monday, March 12, 2018

Announcing the 2018 HNMCP Art Contest – A Call for Poetry

The Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinical Program (HNMCP) builds community around conflict resolution skills and practice. In part our work explores ways in which formal and informal dialogue can be used encourage listening, appreciation, and understanding across seemingly insurmountable divides. While facilitated dialogue may not transform division or polarization on its own, we see great… More

Monday, February 26, 2018

In Memoriam: Frank Sander, 1927-2018

We are saddened to learn of the passing of one of the great teachers and scholars in the field of dispute resolution, Frank E. A. Sander, A.B. LL.B, Bussey Professor of Law, Emeritus at Harvard Law School. Sander is widely credited with being one of the founders of our field of alternative dispute resolution due the… More