Maryland Courts

Abbie Hennessy, 2nd place (tied) 2014 contest

2015 Conflict Resolution Day Bookmark Art Contest

MACRO announces the winners of the 10th Annual Conflict Resolution Day Student Art Contest.  Over 1,900 students from across Maryland participated by submitting artwork on the theme of resolving or preventing conflict. List of 2015 Winners

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MACRO’s mission is to collaborate with stakeholders statewide to develop, improve, and expand high quality alternative dispute resolution (ADR) services in courts, communities, criminal and juvenile justice programs, state and local government agencies, schools and universities, and for the general public.  MACRO pursues its mission by (1) providing grants and technical assistance to courts and mediation and conflict resolution programs, (2) coordinating a mediator excellence program that helps practitioners to hone their skills and improve the quality of their practice, (3) helping to raise the public’s awareness and use of ADR options while serving as a resource for people and groups in conflict, (4) conducting research and evaluation, and (5) working to advance the conflict resolution field and keeping Maryland at the forefront as the field evolves.

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New “Mediation: It’s Your Solution” Promotional Images Available

MACRO is pleased to announce the availability of 31 new full-color images for your use in promoting mediation.  The new images can be downloaded and used by everyoneClick here to see the new images and learn how you can download them.