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MARCH 23 & 24, 2012
An interdisciplinary community event presented by the Columbia University School of Social Work Criminal Justice Caucus and the Criminal Justice Initiative: Supporting Children, Families, and Communities in collaboration with students & faculty from Columbia Law School, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University School of Arts, and Teachers College Columbia University.
Speaker Bios (pdf)
Friday Night Kickoff Keynote Event Featuring Angela Y. Davis
Clip from “Voices of Children of Incarcerated Parents” Panel – March 24
Saturday Afternoon Workshops
Know Your Rights & Reentry (BLOCK 1):
Action Sheet (pdf)
Conference in the News
2012 Apr. 12 | CUSSW Criminal Justice Conference Features Angela Y. Davis as Keynote Speaker. Columbia University School of Social Work News.
2012 Mar. 29 | Angela Davis joins Columbia University against the criminal justice system. Amsterdam News. (Amity Paye)
2012 Mar. 23 | Angela Davis at Columbia University for #RTB2012: tweets from Angela Davis’ speech on 3/23/12 at Columbia University as part of the Removing the Bars Conference. Chirpstory.Co-Sponsors:
Columbia University President’s and Provost’s Student Event Fund Columbia Law School: Black Law Students Association | Center for Institutional and Social Change | Criminal Justice Action Network | Social Justice Initiatives | Student Senate Columbia University School of Social Work: AGE Caucus | API Caucus | Feminist Caucus | Interfaith Caucus | Latino/a Caucus | Men’s Caucus | Office of Student Services | Queer Caucus | Social Work Arts Group | Student Union Executive Board