on March 11, 2009)
(Psychology) gave an invited address at the annual conference of Globalisation for the Common Good, held in Melbourne, Australia. Her paper, “ApplyingPsychotherapy Techniques to Religious and Ethnic Conflict,” covered both western andIslamic psychotherapy approaches and the implications of each for conflict resolution.
(President) was the keynote speaker at the Public Service Conference onthe Future of Community Justice in Wisconsin at Marquette Law School on February 20.His remarks focused on “Building Communities with Justice: Overcoming the Tyranny of the Funnel.”
(Government) delivered a series of lectures on "The Evolution of International Human Rights Norms" at the University of Bologna in January. The lectureswere part of the university's graduate program in human rights and humanitarianintervention.
(Law, Police Science and Criminal Justice Administration) was a panelistat the New York Academy of Medicine’s “Harm Reduction” conference on January 23.He was also a featured speaker at the annual conference of Students for Sensible DrugPolicy, held in College Park, MD, on November 23.
R. Terry Furst
(Anthropology) presented “A Qualitative Exploration of SuboxoneOpioid Maintenance in a Harm Reduction Setting in New York City,” a paper cowrittenwith Herman Joseph, and Sharon Stancliff, at the Columbia University Seminar Series in New York in December. Furst was also one of the authors, along with Stancliff andJoseph, of “Low Threshold Buprenorphine,” a paper presented by Stancliff at the 7th National Harm Reduction Conference in Miami last November.
Between the CoversPatrick Collins
(Communication & Theatre Arts) had two books released in January bySterling Publishers, a Barnes and Noble imprint.
Negotiate to Win!
is a tactical guide toachieving success in negotiations, and features a unique chapter on cross-culturalnegotiation. The second book,
Speak with Power and Confidence,
is an updated andrevised edition of Collins’ comprehensive guide to maximizing public speaking skills,originally published in 1998. Both works attracted the attention of foreign publishers atthe Fall 2008 Frankfurt Book Fair.
(Law, Police Science and Criminal Justice Administration) published hisarticle "Policing after Peel: the Government Moves to Centralize” in theTurkish Journalof Police Studiesin 2008. His article “Police Problems: Labor Relations in the EarlyPolice Service of the United Kingdom” appeared in the January 2009 issue of
, published by the Police Section of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences.