2009 Mid-Atlantic People of Color Legal Scholarship Conference

The Future of Education
Educational Equity in Communities of Color
January 23-24, 2009
Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law
The Mid-Atlantic People of Color Legal Scholarship Conference is designed to give law faculty of color the opportunity to share ideas for scholarly projects, workshop works-in-progress, mentor junior faculty members, and discuss critical and timely topics. This year’s conference will include presentations on topics including funding and finance, segregation – re-segregation, and school discipline and attrition. Conference Agenda

 

 

FRIDAY, JANUARY 23

8-9 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

9-9:15 a.m.

Opening Remarks

 

Phoebe Haddon, Temple University Beasley School of Law

 

MAPOC Co-chair, Cassandra Jones Havard, University of Baltimore School of Law

9:15-10:30 a.m.

Panel I: Re-Segregation/ De-Segregation

 

Moderator: William M. Carter, Jr., Temple University Beasley School of Law

 

Kimberly Robinson, Emory University School of Law

 

Erika Woods, University of Baltimore School of Law

 

Wendy Brown-Scott, North Carolina Central University School of Law

10:45 a.m. – noon

Panel II: Funding and Finance

 

Moderator: Muriel Morisey, Temple University Beasley School of Law

 

Russell McClain, University of Maryland School of Law

 

Maurice Dyson, Thomas Jefferson University School of Law

 

Sydney Howe-Barksdale, Widener University School of Law

12:15-1:30 p.m.

Lunch

 

Student Paper Presentations

 

Moderator, Bonny Tavares, Temple University Beasley School of Law

1:45-3:45 p.m.

Panel III: Student Discipline/ Drop-Out / IMPS

 

Moderator, N. Jeremi Duru, Temple University Beasley School of Law

 

Theresa Glennon, Temple University Beasley School of Law

 

Odeana Neal, University of Baltimore School of Law

 

Angela Burton, CUNY School of Law

4-5:15 p.m.

Scholarship Session # 1

5:30-6:30 p.m.

Reception

7:00 p.m.

Dinner

 

SATURDAY, JANUARY 24

8-9 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

9-11 a.m.

Round-Table on School Choice K-12

 

Moderator, Phoebe Haddon

 

Arlene Ackerman, CEO & Superintendent, School District of Philadelphia

 

Kent McGuire, Dean, College of Education, Temple University

 

Michael Churchill, Co-chief Legal Counsel, Public Interest Law Center of Philadelphia

 

Heidi Ramirez, Director of Urban Education Collaborative, Temple University

11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m

Scholarship Session # 2

12:30 – 1:30 p.m.

Lunch and Keynote Speaker

 

Kevin Brown, Indiana University School of Law

1:45 – 3 p.m.

Scholarship Session # 3

3-3:45 p.m.

Planning Session for 2010 Conference

4-5:15 p.m.

Scholarship Session # 4

5:30-6 p.m.

The Last Words

 

Linda Ammons, Widener University School of Law

 

Frank McClellan, Temple University Beasley School of Law

6-6:15 p.m.

Closing Remarks

 

MAPOC Co-Chair, Henry Chambers, University of Richmond School of Law

 

 

Articles from the conference will be published in the Temple University Beasley School of Law Political & Civil Rights Law Review.

 

Advertisements
%d bloggers like this: