The Department of Criminal Justice Studies Events

A series of timely conversations on capital punishment, race and more.

PAST EVENTS

  • The University of Akron event discussion
    Recorded on Mar. 24, 2021

    Wonder Women — Women Working in Wrongful Conviction

    Watch the conversation presented by the Ohio Innocense Project and co-sponsored by The University of Akron you can also see the event flyer.
  • The University of Akron event discussion
    Recorded on Oct. 14, 2020

    Intersection: Systemic Racism + Wrongful Conviction

    Watch this timely panel discussion featuring four people who were wrongfully convicted, of crimes they did not commit, in Ohio’s courts. Also, visit the event page for more details and resources.
  • The University of Akron event discussion
    Recorded on Sept. 22, 2020

    Executing the Innocent - A conversation about capital punishment and wrongful convictions

    Watch the discussion about capital punishment and wrongful convictions below and visit the event page for more details and resources.