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SLU Prison Program in the News
Incarceration in the United States
- Kevin R. Jenkins, University Class Takes Up Charitable Backpack Program, The Daily Journal, Mar 1, 2012.
- Andrea Royals, College in Prison program broadens horizons, The University News, Jan 18, 2011.
- Jesse Bogan, St. Louis University program in Mo. prison helps set minds free, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Dec 28, 2011.
- Sarah Childress, Why States Are Changing Course on Juvenile Crime, Frontline, Dec 17, 2014.
- Andrew Cohen, Is Mass Incarceration Going Away?, The Marshall Project, Nov 18, 3014.
- Joseph Shapiro, As Court Fees Rise, The Poor Are Paying the Price, NPR, May 14, 2014.
Higher Education in Prison
- Gina Bellafonte, Prison Program Turns Inmates Into Intellectuals, The New York Times, May 30, 2014
- Thomas Kaplan, Cuomo Drops Plan to Use State Money to Pay for College Classes for Inmates, The New York Times, April 2, 2014.
- The Editorial Board, Gov. Cuomo's Bold Step on Prison Education, The New York Times, February 18, 2014.
Reactions to the SLU Prison Program
In October of 2011, members of the SGA Executive Board visited the ERDCC to meet with students in the SLU Prison Program. To learn more about this visit, click here
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