VIRTUAL EVENT: Starr Forum: Policing in America and Beyond

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm

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View the webcast at - https://mit.zoom.us/j/99044985242

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This will be a two-part discussion

Part 1: Policing in America (12:00PM–12:45PM)

Chair: Melissa Nobles, MIT Kenan Sahin Dean of the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences and professor of political science

Speaker: Rachael Rollins, Suffolk County’s 16th District Attorney

 

Part 2: Policing around the world (12:45PM– 1:30PM)

Chair: Melissa Nobles, MIT Kenan Sahin Dean of the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences and professor of political science

Speakers:

Elizabeth Leeds (MIT PhD '84), senior fellow, Washington Office for Latin America (WOLA), founder and honorary president, Brazilian Forum for Public Safety, and a research affiliate at the Center for International Studies at MIT

Rodrigo Canales (PhD ‘08 MIT), associate professor of organizational behavior, Yale School of Management. His work includes how to build effective, resilient, and trusted police organizations in Mexico.

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Co-sponsors:  MIT Center for International Studies (CIS)

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Keith Clavin

Keith Clavin left a positive review Monday, June 29, 2020

Excellent event on an important, timely topic. Moderator did a great job of instigating discussion and maintaining the schedule.

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