Featuring Patricia Gándara, UCLA Graduate School of Education and co-director of the Civil Rights Project at UCLA; and Dr. Gustavo Balderas, Superintendent, Eugene School District 4J.
Cosponsored with UO Center for Latino/a and Latin American Studies and UO College of Education.
A symposium organized by Resident Scholar Jerry Rosiek. Featuring Rosiek, Gary Orfield and Patricia Gándara as well as Professor Michael Dumas of UC Berkley and Sonya Hordsford of George Mason.
Free and open to the public, registration is required
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Featuring Charles Ogletree, professor of law at Harvard Law School and the founding and executive director of the Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race and Justice.
Ogletree is a legal theorist with an international reputation for his work in securing equal rights for all. He has written extensively on race and justice, his most recent book being Punishment in Popular Culture (NYU Press, 2015), which he co-edited with Austin Sarat.
Among his many honors and awards, Ogletree has been named by Ebony Magazine as one of the 100+ Most Influential Black Americans every year since 2006. Ogletree visited Oregon as the Wayne Morse Chair in 2001-02 as part of the theme on Race and Criminal Justice. He was a popular and impactful visitor who convened classes and forums at the UO and in the community.
Both Portland and Eugene events are free and open to the public, but registration is required. One Continuing Legal Education credit is available with registration.
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Mike Williams & Linda Love
Angeli Ungar Law Group LLC
Harrang Long Gary Rudnick
Hoevet Olson Howes PC
Janet Hoffman & Associates LLC
Tonkon Torp Diversity Task Force
University of Portland
Johnson Johnson & Schaller PC
University of Oregon School of Law
Gregory J. Hazarabedian
Kauffman Kilberg LLC
Mark Cogan Law Office PC
Oregonians for Alternatives to the Death Penalty
Portland State University Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice
Ransom Blackman LLP
David T. McDonald PC