Mansfield Institute for Social Justice and Transformation
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The Mansfield Institute for Social Justice and Transformation is a social justice programming and transformational learning institute established in 1999.
The MISJT also hosts an on-campus student organization, MISO.
Social justice programming
Past events include:
- One Book, One University lectures with Michelle Alexander, Jonathon Kozol, and Katha Pollitt.
- Mansfield Lecturers Marian Wright Edleman, Barbara Katz Rothman and Paul Rogat Loeb.
- Matthew Freeman Lecturers Anne Enke, Eric Klinenberg and Oscar A. Chacón.
- The Cradle to College Pipeline Summit which brought together academics, community organizers, legislators, criminal justice professionals and students to discuss the "cradle to prison pipeline."
Faculty and staff
- Dr. Heather Dalmage, Director of the Mansfield Institute and Professor of Sociology.
- Nancy Michaels, M.A., Associate Director.
- Dr. Steven A. Meyers, Professor of Psychology and Mansfield Professor of Social Justice.
- "Mission". Roosevelt.edu. Retrieved 2012-06-29.
- "Michelle Alexander the writer of New Jim Crow. Roosevelt University 2011 part 2 SAM_0743.MP4SAM 0743". YouTube. Retrieved 2012-06-29.
- "10/15/2009 - Cradle to College Pipeline Summit". Roosevelt.edu. 2009-10-15. Retrieved 2012-06-29.
- "Letters from the Directors". Roosevelt.edu. Retrieved 2012-06-29.
- "Transformational Learning". Roosevelt.edu. Retrieved 2012-06-29.