Dec. 3, 2019 – Special Preview Screening of Just Mercy

Senator Christopher J. Dodd,The Thomas J. Dodd Research Center at the University of Connecticut,andWarner Bros. Picturesinvite you to a Special Preview Screening of JUST MERCY Tuesday, December 3, 2019 7:00pm Spotlight Theatres 39 Front Street Hartford, CT  06103 Post film discussion led by the Connecticut Collaborative on Poverty, Criminal Justice and Race Please note, upon confirmation of […]

True Justice Free Additional Screenings

Additional Free Screenings of True Justice next week.   Monday, November 4 at 12pm Monday, November 4 at 4:00pm Tuesday, November 5 at 12:30pm Tuesday, November 5 at 3:30pm Location: Konover Auditorium, Dodd Center   For more than three decades, Bryan Stevenson, founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative, has advocated on behalf of the […]

Trailblazer Exhibit at UCONN

TRAILBLAZER: Connecticut Jewish Women Making History A New Exhibition from the Jewish Historical Society of Greater Hartford October 4 – October 30, 2019 at the University of Connecticut Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, 405 Babbidge Road, Storrs, CT

Oct. 16, 2019 – Teacher Workshop: HR through Interdisciplinary Inquiry

Educator Workshop Human Rights through Interdisciplinary Inquiry: Developing Our Social Scientists Wednesday, October 16, 2019 8:30am – 3:00pm Dodd Center FREE to Connecticut Educators   Join us for a teacher workshop on that will introduce participants to an interdisciplinary curriculum designed to build student empathy and civic skills.  Using human rights education approaches and methods, […]

Sept. 30, 2019 – Art, Education, and Social Movements

ART, EDUCATION, AND SOCIAL MOVEMENTS PANEL DISCUSSION: Art, Education, and Social MovementsMonday, September 30 9:00am – 10:30am Konover Auditorium Join Nicolas Lampert, Paul Kjelland, and Meredith Stern of the artist cooperative Justseeds for a discussion of the role of art and artists in the struggle for educational justice.  Meredith Stern is a printmaker and ceramicist […]