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"Armenians & Turks: Challenges & New Paths Forward Toward Reconciliation

  • University Business Center, A. Peters Auditorium Fresno State Fresno, CA (map)

Join the Chair of our evening, Dr. Jay Pope, who will be exploring the challenges and opportunities of reconciliation. Joining him will be several Turkish leaders/educators as well as several local leaders in the area of reconciliation.

Dr. Pope will be speaking on: “An Overview of Forgiveness and its Religious and Psychological Implications.” Jay is an Associate Professor of Psychology at Fresno Pacific University


In addition to several Turkish leaders/educators, our local Fresno panelists will include:

Kathleen Chavoor-Bergen will be speaking on “Behavioral and Unconscious Experience and Expressions of Multigenerational Collective Trauma.” Kathleen is a school therapist in Fresno Unified School District)

Noelle (Daoudian) Nightingale will be speaking on “Bringing about Recognition and Reconciliation.” Noelle is the President and co-owner of Nightingale Dispute Consultants and works as a mediator, conflict resolution trainer, and facilitator for families, marriages, businesses and churches


LOCATION/PARKING: At University Business Center, A. Peters Auditorium, Fresno State. Parking in Lots P6 and P5 near the UBC. Use Permit Permit Code 273808