Event Archive

Introducing the Fraudulent Power Model

Thursday, January 26, 2023 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

As corporate fraud can pose serious problems for firms’ stakeholders and employees, the public, and society, fraud prevention is important on the global agenda.

Randall Kennedy | Say It Loud!: On Race, Law, History, and Culture

Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 12:00pm

Join us for an engaging conversation with Randall Kennedy on his new book!

Conversation with Dr. Cornel West

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 12:00pm

America's pre-eminent public intellectual and philosopher, Cornel West, will be in conversation with Columbian College faculty members 

The Segregated City

Friday, October 1, 2021 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

How can we best prepare to fight racial discrimination in housing?  Greg Squires has spent his career contributing to public and academic conversations about predatory lending, insurance redli

Re-thinking DC: A community-engaged discussion on reimagining policing and the role of Attorney Generals

Friday, April 23, 2021 - 2:30pm

Please join us on April 23rd at 2:30pm EST on Zoom to hear a moderated discussion between student project leaders of GW's Rethinking DC Youth and Policing Project and DC Chief Deputy Attorney G

CJSA Panel Event: Mental Health and the Justice System

Friday, April 23, 2021 - 12:30pm

Join us this Friday April 23rd for our last panel discussion of the semester!

Informal Interrogation with Supervisory Special Agent Kevin Murphy

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 - 5:30pm

Join us for our second informal interrogation this semester, this time with mobile security deployments deputy assistant director Kevin Murphy.

Federal Government Panel

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 6:30pm

On Thursday the 15th at 6:30pm EST we will host the Federal Government Panel: 

Incarcerated Youth Panel

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 6:30pm

Tens of thousands of youths are incarcerated today. Yet, this estimation significantly increases when you include those simply involved in the system each year.

The New Jane Crow: A Discussion Surrounding Women and the Justice System Registration

Friday, March 26, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Over the past 25 years, women have faced a unique experience within the criminal justice system due to expansive law enforcement policies, rigid drug sentencing rules, and post-conviction challenge

Immigrant Selectivity and Diverse Patterns of Integration: Chinese and Indian Immigrants in Los Angeles

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
University of California, Los Angeles, Professor of Sociology and Asian American Studies Min Zhou’s recent research compared patterns of integration among contemporary Chinese and Indian immigrants in metropolitan Los Angeles.

The Changing World and Sociological Significance of Workforce Credentials

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Stephen Crawford, research professor at the GW Institute of Public Policy, joins his colleague Kyle Albert to discuss the value of credentials to employers and workers.

Somos de Langley Park The Fight for Fair Redevelopment Along Maryland's Purple Line

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Willow Lung-Amam, associate professor in the Urban Studies and Planning Program at the University of Maryland, College Park, researches the link between social inequality and the built environment, particularly in neighborhoods undergoing rapid racial and economic change.

Bottom-Up Politics: What Do We Know and Where Do We Need to Go?

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
This symposium examines the bottom-up processes and practices of local problem solving in which communities gather evidence, build coalitions, display creativity and often increase their efforts in scale and breadth.

Violence in America: Explaining Hate Crimes Against Latinos in the 21st Century

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Janice Iwama from American University is interested in how racially motivated hate crimes and racial profiling vary across different ecological settings.