Past Event

Why Do Injustices Within the Criminal Legal Context Arise?

March 17, 2021
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Event Description

This interdisciplinary panel (the first in a two-part series) will begin to answer the following question: Why do injustices within the criminal legal system arise? Panelists will share their work on building a more just society and leveraging tools of psychology to catalyze change. 

Event Speakers

  • Julian Rucker, Postdoctoral Fellow in Psychology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Heather Schoenfeld, Associate Professor of Sociology at Boston University
  • Isaac Scott, Leader of the Confined Arts Project at Columbia University
  • Danielle Slakoff, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice at Sacramento State University

Event Information

Free and open to the public; registration required. Please contact James Dunlea at [email protected] with any questions. 

Hosted by the Center for Justice at Columbia University and the Society for Psychological Study of Social Issues