News Archive


Thursday, December 19, 2019

2019 HNMCP Art Award: Announcing the winning entries

The Harvard Negotiation & Mediation Clinical Program (HNMCP) is pleased to celebrate the winners of its 6th Annual Art Award Contest. … More

Monday, September 30, 2019

Morgan Franklin joins the Harvard Negotiation & Mediation Clinical Program

The Harvard Negotiation & Mediation Clinical Program (HNMCP) is pleased to announce the appointment of Morgan Franklin to its staff. Morgan Franklin has been appointed to the role of Clinical Fellow at HNMCP, where she will work closely supervising the student groups HLS Negotiators and the Harvard Negotiation Law Review. She will also assist the… More

Sunday, September 15, 2019

Brazil Moot

By Brayden Koslowsky ‘19 For the second year in a row, this past spring a team of Harvard Law School students— comprised of Brayden Koslowsky and Devony Schmidt (JD ’19), Caitlin Hoeberlein (JD ’20), and Peter Daniels (JD ’21)—won recognition as the best negotiating team at the CPR International Mediation Competition. Organized by the International… More

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Deanna Pantin Parrish joins the Harvard Negotiation & Mediation Clinical Program

The Harvard Negotiation & Mediation Clinical Program (HNMCP) is pleased to announce the appointment of Deanna Pantin Parrish to its staff. Deanna will serve as Lecturer on Law in the school’s flagship Negotiation Workshop and as Clinical Instructor with HNMCP, where her main work will focus on supervising current and recruiting new clinical projects. Deanna… More

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Rachel Krol ’12 and Sara del Nido Budish ’13 named co-Assistant Directors of HNMCP

The Harvard Negotiation & Mediation Clinical Program (HNMCP) is pleased to announce that Rachel Krol ’12 and Sara del Nido Budish ’13 have been promoted to co-Assistant Directors of HNMCP.  They will also be continuing their activities as Clinical Instructors in the Dispute Systems Design Clinic. In their roles as Assistant Directors, Krol and Budish… More

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

From the Boston Marathon to a deadly meningitis outbreak, a prosecutor shares negotiation lessons

Originally posted on HLS Today By Adriel Borshansky & Andrew Mamo This spring, George Varghese, an assistant U.S. Attorney based in Boston, delivered a guest lecture to the Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinical Program‘s (HNMCP) Spring 2019 Negotiation Workshop, a limited-enrollment course that combines theory and practice with the aim of improving both the participants’ understanding of… More

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Spring 2019 Student Spotlight

Margaret Huang ’19 came to law school looking for tools for change. Inspired by seminal Supreme Court cases like Roe v. Wade and Brown v. Board of Education, Huang set her sights on finding her particular path into change agency. At the time, law school seemed like the best way for her to acquire the… More

Monday, April 22, 2019

HNMCP is now accepting applications for its next Clinical Fellow

The Clinical Fellow (CF) position reports to the Director of Harvard Negotiation & Mediation Clinical Program. The CF will work closely with HNMCP staff to support expansion of the school’s innovative program in negotiation, mediation, facilitation, and dispute systems design. The CF provides regular oversight, supervision, and coaching to students involved in Harvard Law School… More

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

JET-Powered Learning: New 1L January Experiential Term courses focus on skills-building, collaboration and self-reflection

First published in Harvard Law Today “Imagine that you’ve come to law school knowing that you want to be a great public interest lawyer or an inventive entrepreneur or a savvy trial lawyer. Or you want to focus consciously on what it takes to be an effective public- or private-sector leader. Or perhaps you don’t… More

Thursday, March 21, 2019

2019 HNMCP Art Award Now Accepting Submissions

The Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinical Program (HNMCP) Art Award invites original works of visual art that reflect on conflict transformation. We are interested in art that speaks to the possibilities of overcoming divides and finding connection.  Entries should be directly responsive to themes of community-building, peace-building, and conflict transformation. Artists may also choose to respond to specific texts, poems,… More

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Redressing Harm through Restorative Justice

This article about the recent HNLR Annual Symposium, sponsored by the Harvard Negotiation & Mediation Clinical Program, was published in Harvard Law Today, written by Victoriya Levina and Basil Williams Sydnee Robinson, a 2L at Harvard Law School and chair of the 2019 Harvard Negotiation Law Review symposium, and Shannon Schmidt, a Harvard Divinity School… More