July 11, 2019 JIE Updates
The event marked the culmination of an eight week course hosted by Columbia University’s Center for Justice in which youth, aged 16-24, worked alongside city officials to...
Justice-in-Education Scholar and Formerly Incarcerated Activist Jarrell E. Daniels Delivers TED Talk
May 24, 2019 JIE Updates
Jarrell E. Daniels delivers a TED Talk on the power of higher education and collaborative learning to end mass incarceration
Justice-in-Education Scholar Lisette Oblitas Featured on Connecticut Public Radio’s “All Things Considered”
March 21, 2019 JIE Updates
Connecticut Public Radio recently interviewed Justice-in-Education Scholar Lisette Oblitas about her life and art.
January 28, 2019 JIE Updates
“It is through education that we will arrive at a truth that is inclusive and unites us all in a pursuit of justice.”
October 31, 2018 JIE Updates
Cash bail removes the question of guilt and innocence from detention and replaces it with a question of economic standing: those wealthy enough to pay bail can go free.
October 15, 2018 JIE Updates
For many prospective students, a question hidden at the very end of the application, deep in the writing section, can render all the other ticked boxes meaningless: “Have...
July 25, 2018 JIE Updates
Richard “Rick” Lynch, one of our deeply beloved Justice-In-Education Scholars, passed away on July 3, 2018. Home for just over a year, he had completed Humanities Texts,...