3, Number 1, Oct 2002
Staff Members Join Campus-adr.org
is happy to announce the arrival of two new staff
members. Trevor Richards
joined as the team's Project Manager, while Paul
Saba is this year's Graduate Student Assistant.
Bill Warters and Samantha
Spitzer, the only staff members for four months,
are thrilled to have new ideas and assistance.
Below are profiles of Trevor and Paul. Samantha
also included a profile, as she has not done one
is from Canada and commutes everyday from Windsor
to Detroit. He has a undergraduate degree in Business
Administration from Brock University in St. Catharines,
Ontario (named after the British general from
the War of 1812) and a masters degree in Library
and Information Science from the University of
Western Ontario in London, Ontario. While completing
the final year of his business degree he was the
Coordinator of the Brock University Business Consulting
Service. His previous work experience includes
the development of document management systems,
Access based databases, web sites for small organizations
and teaching in the fields of business and information
science at the undergraduate, graduate and community
ADR experience includes acting as a member of
University appeal committees and assisting with
the evaluation of various government sponsored
ADR programs in Ontario.
hobbies include the study of American Civil War
history, and writing poetry. As part of his American
civil war interest he is developing a civil war
web site - http://www3.sympatico.ca/richardst
has been involved with Campus-adr.org for
two years. She is the Associate Editor of
the Conflict Management in Higher Education
Report, Public Relations Specialist and
Research Assistant. She also cleans the
office and fills out lots of purchase orders.
earned her Bachelor of Arts in Communication
at Western Michigan University and her Master
of Arts in Dispute Resolution at Wayne State
University. Her next step is to find a job
away from the Detroit-Metro area. As much
as Samantha enjoys working for Bill and
being involved with Campus-adr.org, she
is an outdoor enthusiast who needs to escape
from her current urban environment.
her spare time, Samantha enjoys wall climbing,
camping, hiking, travelling (she has been
to Australia, Indonesia, England, Israel
and the Canadian Rockies), socializing,
eating Indian food and making the world
a better place.
Saba is the new Graduate Student Assistant
for the Campus Conflict Resource Center.
His duties include maintenance of Campus-adr.org,
research, and the management of financial
matters. It is his first year here at Wayne
State as a candidate for the Master of Arts
in Dispute Resolution. He comes directly
from the University of Michigan where he
earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics with
a minor in Arabic and Middle Eastern Affairs.
Paul's short term goal is to attend law
school at Wayne State and receive a joint
J.D./M.A. degree. His long term career goal
is to either serve as a commericial arbitrator
or as a mediator for the Arab/Israeli conflict.
Paul's hobbies include fitness training,
traveling, playing video games and religously
watching the Detroit Lions and the Michigan
Wolverines play. He has been to the Middle
East and has backpacked throughout Western
Europe. His next ideal vacation is spending
a few weeks in the Greek Isles.
project of Campus Conflict Resolution
Supported by a FIPSE grant from the US Department of Education
and seed money from the Hewlett Foundation-funded CRInfo
to CMHE Report
(Attn: Bill Warters)
Campus Conflict Resolution Resources Project
Department of Communication
585 Manoogian Hall
Wayne State University
Detroit, MI 48201.
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