Racial Injustice and Inequality IV


Name Email Phone
Rick Orton
Therese Stevens 
rickorton@tds.net 608-271-9219

This course continues to explore how racial injustice and inequality affects us and how we can effect change. It will focus on the school to prison “pipeline” in two parts: Karen Reece, Ph.D., Nehemiah Corporation, will present on Wisconsin’s criminal justice system. Jennifer Cheatham, Ph.D., Superintendent, MMSD and other school district staff will present on racial disparities in the school system and the steps being taken to produce change. New course members encouraged. Registration required; see Class Notes. See Syllabus for details.


 UW South Madison Partnership

Meeting Day


Meeting Time

 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Start Date

 September 29, 2016

End Date

 December 8, 2016


 High participation and/or presentation

Class Size

 No limit

Class notes

Completion of a course Registration Form accompanying this course description is a registration requirement. Registration is open to all PLATO members. Email the completed form to rickorton@tds.net A hard copy can be requested by calling 608-271-9219. Registration deadline: Wednesday, September 21. Participants will be notified of entry into the course no later than Friday, September 23.

No class November 24.


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