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  •   http://nytimes.com/2017/09/13/opinion/berkeley-dean-erwin-chemerinsky.html A Q&A with Berkeley’s law school dean about protest, violence and censorship.  

  • The Forum of Canadian Ombudsman (FCO) is offering a one day, systemic investigations course for small office, in French at the Université de Sherbrooke at their Longueuil campus. http://www.ombudsmanforum.ca/fr/?p=3761      

  • The Forum of Canadian Ombudsman (FCO) is awarding a research grant in the amount of $10,000 to: 1) support an Ombuds-focused research project that will contribute to higher levels of effectiveness in the implementation of the Ombuds/man/person role in the Canadian context; or 2) conduct...

  • The Ombudsperson’s role in promoting mental wellness on campus Wednesday, September 13, 2017, 12 noon to 1pm EST Joining instructions will be sent on Listserve soon!