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UNCG: News from the Network

Produced by PCI, the secretariat for the University Network for Collaborative Governance, the Network's monthly newsletter features information and updates for member centers / programs of UNCG. Members of the Network are automatically subscribed to the News. Please send your ideas for articles and improvements, or call PCI at 503-725-9079.

2011 Issues

Summer 2011

UNCG 2011 Materials and Presentations

UNCG Guide to Collaborative Competencies

UNCG Principles for Accountability and Ethical Practice

New Steering Committee Members and Officers

Job Opportunity at Center for Collaborative Policy, California State University, Sacramento

May 2011

  • UNCG 2011 Agenda Now Available
  • Register for UNCG 2011 by May 26th
  • Nominations for UNCG Steering Committee
  • New Website And Blog for Davenport Institute
  • New Videos from UNC Chapel Hill's School of Government
  • Publications from UNCG Members

April 2011

  • Registration for UNCG 2011 Now Open
  • Request for Programs Offering Certificate Programs or Concentrations in Environmental Conflict Resolution
  • Recommended Book: Working Across Boundaries
  • New National Institute for Civil Discourse at the University of Arizona
  • Compilation of Online State Budget Exercises And Calculators
  • ACR Environment and Public Policy Section Conference

2010 Issues

November / December 2010

  • Save the Date for UNCG 2011 - June 26-26
  • Call for Proposals for UNCG 2011
  • UNCG Principles for Accountability and Ethical Practice Discussions
  • UNM's Institute of Public Law Merges With Utton Center and Institute for Public Policy

Fall 2010

  • Save the Date for UNCG Annual 2011 Meeting
  • Welcome UNCG New Member: Pepperdine's Davenport Institute
  • UNCG Principles
  • Special Projects Update
  • Events: National Coalition for Dialogue and Deliberation Regional Meetings

Summer 2010

  • Program Planning Committee Forming for UNCG 2011
  • Member Profile: Interview with new Ruckelshaus Center Director Michael Kerns
  • Events: Fall Conferences
  • Resources, Tools, Reports

April 2010

  • Steering Committee Elects New Officers
  • Events: UNCG Member Gathering in May
  • New Report from the Deliberative Democracy Consortium on "Creating Space for Change"
  • Network Project: Collaborative Competencies Development
  • Member Highlight: FCRC Consensus Center Facilitates NOAA's Saltwater Recreational Fishing Summit

March 2010

  • Report from UNCG 2010 - From Reactive to Proactive: Implementing Collaborative Governance in Changing Times
  • New Steering Committee Elected
  • Announcements: HUD Grant Program, Oregon Consensus Director Position, Rob Williams Award for Emerging Environment and Public Policy Leaders
  • Events

February 2010

  • UNCG 2010 - From Reactive to Proactive: Implementing Collaborative Governance in Changing Times
  • 6 Quick Questions for You in Preparation for UNCG Chapel Hill

  • Detailed Agenda

2009 Issues

November 2009

  • UNCG 2010: From Reactive to Proactive
  • Announcement: Work Group on College Campuses and Conservative Perspectives
  • Profile in Collaboration: NOAA Director Dr. Jane Lubchenco
  • Resources, Tools, and Reports

October 2009

  • 2010 UNCG Meeting: "From Reactive to Proactive"
  • Report from Web Conference on Standards and Principles
  • Other Events
  • Publications from Members
  • Resources, Tools, and Reports

September 2009

  • Events: 2010 UNCG Meeting and Web Conference on Standards and Principles
  • Announcements
  • New Member Highlight: UC Hastings College of Law Center for Negotiation and Dispute Resolution
  • Thoughts from the Field on Town Hall Meetings
  • Report from TDI / DDC's No Better Time Conference
  • Tools for Members

June 2009

  • Report from ACR's Environment and Public Policy Section
  • Events: UNCG Session at No Better Time Conference
  • Technology in Environmental Conflict Resolution (ECR) National Strategic Planning Session Report
  • Open Governance Initiative moves to Phase III
  • Find UNCG / PCI on YouTube, Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook

May 2009

  • Join the Conversation on the White Houses's Open and Transparent Government Initiative
  • Outcomes from NCTC Meeting with Federal Agencies and UNCG
  • May's Topic: New Initiatives and Projects
  • Events: UNCG meetings at ACR / EPP and TDI
  • Submit stories for June's issue

April 2009

  • Welcome
  • April's Topic: Dealing with Cutbacks
  • Events: ACR / EPP conference in June and TDI / DDC conference in July
  • Article: The Next Wave: Building University Engagement for the 21st Century