EPI Director Mneesha Gellman has authored a chapter in the book “Higher Education Accessibility Behind and Beyond Prison Walls.” Read the chapter abstract and introduction on the publisher’s website.
EPI professor Shelly Tenenbaum is featured in an article in Clark Magazine: Teaching Behind the Bars.
EPI Director Mneesha Gellman wrote about the documentary “College Behind Bars” in The Conversation. Read the article here.
Director Mneesha Gellman, Associate Professor Kim McLarin, and tutor Annie Lineberry, a graduate student in the theatre education program, were interviewed for a feature on Emerson Today – read the article here.
This honor is bestowed upon those who engage in “substantial contributions to advancing social justice, inclusiveness, and diversity; unconditional giving to Emerson; and advancing Emerson’s mission, especially Emerson’s commitment to academic excellence and civic engagement.” Read more about it here.
Listen to the interview here.
EPI was featured in the Boston Globe on February 18, 2019 in a piece written by Emerson College President Lee Pelton.
Bill Littlefield spoke to 90.9 WBUR about his experience working in the education program of a medium security prison. You can read Littlefield’s commentary here.
A Quick Take featured on January 16, 2019 in Inside Higher Ed highlighted a report by the Vera Institute of Justice and Georgetown Center on Poverty and Inequality that examined the economic benefits of educating incarcerated people, and recommends lifting the ban on providing Read More …
Jose Bou’s journey as featured on September 15, 2018 in the Boston Globe.