In the Press
February 10, 2020 In the Press
For the past eight years, UC Berkeley professor William Drummond and his students have been volunteering to help inmates in California's San Quentin prison run a...
January 30, 2020 In the Press
The Justice-in-Education Initiative recently joined with the department of art history and archeology's “Art X Social Justice” initiative to present “Stories in Paper,”...
January 29, 2020 In the Press
Tyrone Abraham was recently granted parole and accepted into the Justice-in-Education Scholars, but unless Gov. Andrew Cuomo pardons him, federal authorities will deport...
January 28, 2020 In the Press
To build upon their public events on the history of incarceration in New York, Humanities New York has just published a new article on "The Sing Sing Revolt" by historian...
December 17, 2019 In the Press
“Put simply: Education is not just a means to myriad positive ends, but an end unto itself. Education—on its own—is worth pursuing, worth having, and worth supporting.”
November 6, 2019 In the Press
Kim Bellware of The Washington Post reports on the recent commutation in Oklahoma of 527 people serving low-level drug and nonviolent offenses.
October 21, 2019 In the Press
The Blueprints are the product of two and a half years of collecting data, analyzing policies, and learning from people directly impacted by our nation's mass...
September 24, 2019 In the Press
Last Thursday at the Brooklyn Book Festival, PEN America launched their second annual PEN America Prison Writing Awards anthology, As I Hear the Rain.
July 31, 2019 In the Press
The Committee on Capital Punishment of the New York City Bar Association unanimously voted to award Columbia Law School Professor Bernard E. Harcourt the Norman Redlich...
July 9, 2019 In the Press
The latest Columbia Newsletter focuses on criminal justice initiatives happening on campus.