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College Behind Bars—Canceled

A film screening of College Behind Bars followed by a panel featuring Tamika Graham, Salih Israil, and Giovanni Hernandez
by Betsy VanNoy Mar 12, 2020
When Mar 18, 2020
from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Where Foster Auditorium
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The Student Restorative Justice Initiative Presents:

A film screening of College Behind Bars followed by a panel featuring:

Tamika Graham, Bard Prison Initiative Alumnus, Director of Canvassing at JustLeadership USA
Salih Israil, BPI Alumnus, Founder/CEO of ReEntry Connect Technologies LLC
Giovanni Hernandez, BPI Alumnus, Client Services Associate at Brooklyn Community Bail Fund

 

Explore the transformative power of education through the eyes of a dozen incarcerated men and women trying to earn college degrees – and a chance at new beginnings – from one of the country’s most rigorous prison education programs. A film by Lynn Novick.

This event is sponsored by the student group associated with the Restorative Justice Initiative. For more information, contact Mercer Gary at meg319@psu.edu