Equity Training Series for Superior Court Judges

    The first of three sessions of the Superior Court Judges' Racial Equity Series will be the Racial Inequity in the Criminal Justice System held on August 21 from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. This three-hour program will take a data-driven approach to examining racial inequity in charging and sentencing as well as the public perception of the justice system. The faculty for this session include Frank Baumgartner, the Richard J. Richardson Distinguished Professor of Political Science at the University of North Carolina; Michelle Hall, Director of the NC Sentencing Commission; and Jim Drennan, Professor at the UNC School of Government. 

    Upcoming Sessions:

    • August 21, 2020 - RACIAL INEQUITY IN THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM (9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.) 
      PDF icon Program Agenda
    • September 25, 2020 - IMPLICIT BIAS AND HOW TO MITIGATE IT (9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.)
    • October 23, 2020 - BIAS MITIGATION INSIDE AND OUTSIDE OF THE COURTROOM (9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.)

    Each session will provide 3 hours of  CJE.

    CJE3.00 hrs
    There currently are no scheduled offerings of this course.
    For all registration questions, resetting passwords, or login issues please contact:

    Dale Zuckert

    Assistant Registrar
    For questions regarding course details, including location, schedule, materials, and continuing education credits, please contact:

    Jessica Schoonmaker

    Program Manager, Courts Group
    Professor of Public Law and Government
    James C. Drennan
    Adjunct and Former Albert Coates Professor