Past Events

Thu, May 24, 2018
09:30 AM

111 W State St, Trenton, NJ 08608, United States Thomas Edison State University
Trenton, NJ

NJBIC 2018 Legislative Conference

The NJBIC 2018 Legislative Conference is a one-day symposium dedicated to discussing public policy solutions to the manifestations of systemic racism in New Jersey. The conference is sponsored by t...

Thu, May 31, 2018
06:00 PM

439 S Broad St, Ste. 106, Trenton, NJ 08611, United States Studio B Bakery & Bistro
Trenton, NJ

New Leaders Council 2018 Fellows Fundraiser

Institute President and CEO Ryan Haygood will be speaking at the New Leaders Council (NLC) 2018 Fellows Fundraiser, “Talk the Talk and Walk the Walk: Moving New Jersey Forward.” Institute Associate...

Tue, Jun 05, 2018
06:00 PM

491 Irvington Ave, Newark , NJ 07106, United States Newark Police 6th Precinct Station
Newark , NJ

Community Forum: Consent Decree

Please join us at a community forum hosted by the Newark Police Division on the Consent Decree. You can read the Consent Decree here:

Tue, Jun 19, 2018
06:00 PM

1 Center St, Newark, NJ 07102, United States New Jersey Performing Arts Center
Newark, NJ

The Institute's 13th Annual Gala

Please join us on June 19, 2018 (Juneteenth) for the Institute's 13th annual gala! Please click here for information on tickets and sponsorships.

Mon, Jun 25, 2018
05:30 PM

55 Ludlow St, Newark , NJ 07114, United States Training, Recreation and Training Center
Newark , NJ

June 25: Meet the Independent Monitor

Please join us for a conversation with the Independent Monitor of the Newark Police Division, Peter Harvey, to discuss the findings in the Independent Monitor’s fourth quarterly report. The event w...

Wed, Jun 27, 2018
07:00 PM

801 W State St, Trenton , NJ 08618, United States Trinity Episcopal Cathedral
Trenton , NJ

1844 No More: Community Forum on June 27

Please join us for an educational forum on the need to restore the fundamental right to vote to people on probation, on parole, and in prison for a felony featuring: Assemblywoman Reynolds-Jackson...

Thu, Jun 28, 2018
01:50 PM

1 Constitution Sq, New Brunswick , NJ 08901, United States New Jersey Law Center
New Brunswick , NJ

Demelza Baer to Speak at New Jersey Bar Association's Diversity Summit

Institute Senior Counsel Demelza Baer will speak at the New Jersey State Bar Association's Diversity Summit. A full agenda for the day can be found here: 

Thu, Jul 19, 2018
06:00 PM

Branch Brook Drive Branch Brook Park at Bloomfield Avenue, Newark, NJ 07104, United States Stephen N. Abudato Sports Complex
Newark, NJ

Community Forum: Newark Police Division's Proposed Policies

Please join us at this community forum hosted by the Newark Police Division to discuss the Use of Force Reporting, Investigation, and Review Policy and the Complaint Intake and Investigation Proces...

Fri, Jul 20, 2018
09:00 AM through July 22, 2018

The Houstonian Hotel

Andrea McChristian Spark! Talk: Building a Prison to School Pipeline

Institute Associate Counsel Andrea McChristian will be a Spark! Talk presenter at The Future of Millennial America conference in Houston, Texas. To register for the conference, please click here. 

Sat, Jul 21, 2018
05:00 PM

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Ryan Haygood: The Poor People's Campaign

Institute President and CEO Ryan Haygood will speak on the Institute's work and the Poor People's Campaign. To register for this event, please click here.   

The Institute for Social Justice seeks to empower urban residents of color to realize and achieve their full potential. Hosting, participating and supporting community events brings us closer to achieving this mission. Below is a listing of past events. For information on upcoming events, please click here.