Felician University to Host Lecture on Race and Criminal Justice in America


Thursday, April 27 at 6:30 p.m.

Felician University's Committee on Leadership and Social Justice is hosting the fourth and final in a series of events on the topic of "Race and Criminal Justice in America." This lecture is titled “Policing the Police” and takes place Thursday, April 27 at 6:30 p.m. on Felician’s Rutherford campus, Ed Commons Building, 227 Montross Avenue. 

The evening will begin with a public screening of the PBS Frontline documentary "Policing the Police," about the Newark Police Department. This will be followed by commentary and discussion led by Junius Williams, a well-known activist and author based in Newark and moderated by Dr. Irfan Khawaja, associate professor of Philosophy and co-chair, Committee on Leadership and Social Justice, Felician University.

The event, co-sponsored by the Pre-Law Program, the Department of Criminal Justice, and the UN Fellows Program, is free and open to the public.

Refer to the following links for background information: "Policing the Police" and Junius Williams.

If you have any questions or would like more information, please email Dr. Irfan Khawaja.

Location

Ray’s Place in Education Commons
Rutherford Campus
227 Montross Avenue
Rutherford, New Jersey 07070