Wednesday June 8th, at 4: She was a renowned congressional expert who contributed as both a researcher and a public intellectual.
UCLA report examines police interaction data for Los Angeles Unified School District October 17, Data from —17 shows that 25 percent of those arrested were elementary- or middle school-aged and there was a disparity in police interactions for black students.
UCLA students and faculty learn while teaching classes behind bars May 16, The Prison Education Program helps incarcerated students change their lives through education, and informs UCLA students about how prisons affect communities.
Early childhood incarceration is linked to high rates of severe physical and mental health issues in adulthood March 29, Half of those admitted to juvenile justice facilities before their teenage years reported suicidal thoughts as adults, according to a new study by UCLA researchers.
Juvenile justice advocate Frankie Guzman reaches new heights March 01, UCLA Law alumnus is dedicated to ending the practice of prosecuting and incarcerating juveniles in the adult system. Bridges not barriers February 22, UCLA students helping teach former gang members how to resolve their conflicts peacefully find themselves transformed by the experience.
From prison to honors graduate June 14, UCLA senior James Anderson spent three years behind bars, then co-founded a nonprofit that helps formerly incarcerated people, and now plans to dedicate himself to justice system reform. Book traces rough transition for juvenile offenders as they become adults June 12, What are the prospects for young men and women who grow up in and then age out of the juvenile justice system?
Research and the media paint a bleak picture for those whose adolescent years have been intertwined with incarceration.
UCLA experts weigh in on impact of L. UCLA researchers seek juvenile justice alternatives for children under 12 April 11, Children 11 and younger have less developed cognitive skills and should not be help to the same level of culpability.
Largest deportation campaign in U. He's finding ways to counter the negative narrative about young black males December 19, Tyrone Howard's Black Male Institute at UCLA focuses on finding ways to propel black male youth to college and prepare them for success in academia and professional life.
UCLA-led study highlights shortcomings of Mexican criminal justice reforms November 01, The research found that although cases were handled swiftly, there were failings in protecting the rights of defendants, providing police oversight and investigating crimes.
UCLA researchers map the costs of incarceration in Los Angeles September 22, New website tracks incarceration by neighborhood where the inmate lives and totals how much is spent by community.
Raising the bar for scientific evidence in court September 21, There have been many wrongful criminal convictions where the use of faulty forensic science evidence was a major culprit in producing injustice. Volunteers work behind bars to reshape role of prisons August 17, A new book co-edited by UCLA Luskin professor Laura Abrams gives a voice to volunteers, including prisoners, who donate their time to improving lives.Steps to Success: Writing a Winning Statement of Purpose For students in the science, technology, are.
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UCLA is a dynamic and exciting place—due largely to our creative, ambitious, and diverse student body. Kathy has worked professionally in arts education for over 25 years and brings extensive We are also in the final stages of production on Donald Kachamba at UCLA—Fall Songbook and Essays, which is the companion to the recently released CD, Donald Kachamba at UCLA—Fall The songbook features transcriptions for seven of the.
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