PARCC announces its annual fall lineup of training. Honors students can earn hours for attending these valuable trainings that build skills in conflict resolution and community building. The dates, times and meeting locations or zoom links are provided below.
Interest-Based Problem Solving
October 9, 2021
To register, visit this URL: https://tinyurl.com/IBPS2021
Interest-based problem solving is an approach to addressing conflict that seeks to identify and satisfy the underlying interests of all parties. This interactive workshop focuses on the basic steps of Interest-Based Problem Solving by equipping you with the tools and skills for identifying interests, reframing problems, and generating and deciding on mutually satisfying solutions.
Making Change: Organizing for Social Change
November 13, 2021
107 Hall of Languages
This workshop will provide participants with a hands-on introduction to the skills needed to organize effectively for social change in campus and community-wide environments. Building on basic conflict management skills, participants will learn how to identify stakeholders and potential allies, develop outreach strategies, and build a campaign of concern. The training, which will include interactive learning exercises, will be an invaluable resource for both newcomers and seasoned organizers alike, and will help people assess how to move forward with organizing and their causes. This workshop will be presented by Andy Mager. Lunch will be provided, please email Sam Castleberry with any dietary restrictions.