On January 28, Straus launched its Mediation Today Career Series, aimed at introducing all of its students to diverse career paths in the field of dispute resolution. Mr. Lee Jacobson, Esq. kicked off the series discussing his distinguished career first as a lawyer, and then as a mediator and arbitrator, in the Central Valley. He presented a discussion of distributive bargaining and shared real life scenarios with students. The series continues to welcome accomplished speakers and guests in February, more information is available here and here; and if you are interested in sharing your work with our students, please contact Aparna Gupta at firstname.lastname@example.org.