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One Day to Protect New Yorkers Rally

The 364 Campaign supports A.4881/S.4294 a bill that would amend the New York State penal law to reduce the maximum potential sentence on class A misdemeanor charges by one day. Currently, the maximum potential sentence is up to one year;

Justice-in-Education Volunteer Informational Meeting

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY’S JUSTICE-IN-EDUCATION PRESENTS: AN INFORMATIONAL MEETING ABOUT VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES IN JUSTICE REFORM Meet current volunteers who assist with workshops at Rikers Island, and find out about volunteer opportunities on campus and around the city.  For more information, please email mr3460@columbia.edu.

A Shared Sentence: Effects of Parental Incarceration on Student Education

Date: April 20, 2018 Time: 9:30 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. Place: Knapp Hall, Farmingdale State College, 2350 Broadhollow Road, Farmingdale, NY 11735 We invite you to participate in Farmingdale State College’s LIEOC first criminal justice involved event. Please see attached flyer for additional information. In

Transformative Justice Responses to Gender Based Violence

with Nastassja Schmiedt and Lea Roth April 20th 9:30am – 5:00pm Columbia School of Social Work Join Nastassja Schmiedt and Lea Roth of Spring Up for a day long training on responding to gender based violence and building the foundations

Justice in Education Scholars Receive 2018 Change Agent Award

The School of General Studies Student Leadership Awards are given to individuals that have distinguished themselves with their dedication to leadership and service to the School of General Studies and/or the Columbia University community. 2018 Change Agent Award is in its... READ MORE