Upcoming Events


GMU Visiting Filmmakers Series: Say Her Name: The Life and Death of Sandra Bland with Kate Davis and David Heilbroner

Film and Media Studies

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Johnson Center, Cinema

Say Her Name explores the death of Sandra Bland, a politically active 28-year-old African American who, after being arrested for a traffic violation in a small Texas town, was found hanging in her jail cell three days later. The film team followed the two-year case beginning shortly after Bland's death, investigating what really happened to her and what we may learn from her tragedy.

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CLS Dissertation Defense: Courtney Porter

"Gatekeepers of the Juvenile Justice System: Intake Officers, Decision Making and Race Disparities in the Juvenile Justice System"

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Enterprise Hall, #318

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