Dr. Hakeem Olusey – A Quantum Life: My Unlikely Journey from the Street to the Stars

By Alice Doyel Guest blogger   “To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson   Dr. Hakeem Olusey is an internationally recognized astrophysicist. He has three degrees in physics and one in mathematics. Hakeem has a long and distinguished career … Read more Dr. Hakeem Olusey – A Quantum Life: My Unlikely Journey from the Street to the Stars

When Juvenile Crimes Mean Decades of Incarceration Part 4: Voices of People Incarcerated for Decades for Juvenile Crimes

By Alice Doyel Guest blogger   This is an expansive topic, well beyond the limits of this blog post. Therefore, I provided several links for those of you who wish to read, hear, and understand more about this subject. Introduction David Alan Sklansky, Stanford Law School Professor and Co-Director of Stanford Criminal Justice Center. His … Read more When Juvenile Crimes Mean Decades of Incarceration Part 4: Voices of People Incarcerated for Decades for Juvenile Crimes

When Juvenile Crimes Mean Decades of Incarceration Part 3: The Voices of Students Excluded from School

By Alice Doyel Guest blogger   “Not everything that is faced can be changed. But nothing can be changed until it is faced.” – James Baldwin   We Listen to These Student Voices to Face What They Experience By writing Prelude to Prison: Student Perspectives on School Suspension, Marsha Weissman gives suspended and expelled students … Read more When Juvenile Crimes Mean Decades of Incarceration Part 3: The Voices of Students Excluded from School