CUNY Black Male Initiative 8th Annual Conference

Race, Law and Justice
  • What student featured Mens Center Student Development
  • When Oct 04, 2013 from 12:30 PM to 11:00 PM (UTC / UTC0)
  • Where Performing Arts Center
  • Attendees CUNY Black Male Initiative programs are open to all academically eligible students, faculty and staff without regard to race, gender, national origin or other characteristic.
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Morning Panel Discussions

  • American Apartheid: The Emergence of Residential Segregation in Urban America
  • How Title IX Transformed Higher Education for Women of Color
  • Racial Disparities in the U.S. Legal System: Law Enforcement, Sentencing and Incarceration
  • Personal Responsibility - Completing High School, Earning a GED/HSE, and Graduating from College
  • Documentary Film Screening: Harvest of Empire: The Untold Story of Latinos in America
  • Shelby County v. Holder and the Future of The Voting Rights Act of 1965

Afternoon Panel Discussions

  • Race and Racism in the Gun Violence Debate
  • Abigail Fisher v. The University of Texas and the Future of Diversity in Higher Education
  • Rehabilitation and Reentry – Identifying Barriers and Implementing Solutions for Success
  • Race, Housing Discrimination and Gentrification in 21st Century Urban America
  • Current Constitutional Issues: Stop and Frisk, the Fourth Amendment and Policing in NYC

As space is limited, please register online as soon as possible. Thank you.