Dialogue on public issues
Yellow School Bus
By Daniel Evans Pritchard on Dec 3, 2018

The city of Oberlin, Ohio, faced a daunting municipal challenge: deciding whether to renovate four dilapidated school buildings, or to replace them with a single, modern, costly edifice.

Dialogue on campus
Photo: Lauren Barthold
By Danielle Isbell, Lauren Barthold on Nov 26, 2018

Can we make space in the classroom for students to develop convictions—identify what they believe, understand why they believe it, and become willing to share it—while simultaneously inviting them

By Daniel Evans Pritchard on Nov 20, 2018

It's that time of year. Fighting across plates full of turkey season. And these days, it seems, partisan rancor has never been uglier.

Evaluation
Photo: Two workshop participants talking
By Katie Hyten on Nov 7, 2018

Planning a dialogue in coordination with folks from a diverse and divided community can be arduous, frustrating, and time-consuming.

Dialogue on public issues
Photo: Katie Hyten at the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute
By Daniel Evans Pritchard on Oct 31, 2018

Katie Hyten, EP's Director of Program Operations, recently joined the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute (WRI) for Beyond Civ

Dialogue on public issues
By Kathy Eckles on Oct 1, 2018

While the world may seem rife with harshness, hate, and horror, don’t for a second think that’s all there is.

Dialogue at Essential Partners
By Essential Partners on Sep 16, 2018

At the conclusion of this year-long program, the fellows will have a deep grounding in EP's approach to dialogue—a grounding based in theory, practice, supervision/consultation, peer group consultation, and reflections with the Essential Partners staff.

Dialogue on campus
Jill DeTemple Associate Professor of Religious Studies at Southern Methodist University
By Danielle Isbell, Jill DeTemple on Sep 6, 2018

Can we make space in the classroom for students to develop convictions—identify what they believe, understand why they believe it, and become willing to share it—while simultaneously inviting them

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