18th Annual Building Bridges Conference, Gustavus, St. Peter 04 Mar 13
When: Back to Calendar ยป March 9, 2013 โ€“ March 10, 2013 (all-day)
Categories: Community Events

Gustavus Adolphus College will host its 18th Annual student-led Building Bridges Conference on Saturday, March 9. This year’s conference “Sentenced for Life: Confronting the Calamity of Mass Incarceration” will provide attendees the opportunity to engage in dialogue about the often ignored issue of injustice in the American prison system.

This year’s keynote speakers include scholar and political activist Dr. Angela Davis and Dr. Marc Lamont Hill, activist, political commentator and one of the coutry’s leading hip-hop generation intellectuals.

Schedule: 9am registration at C. Charles Jackson Campus Center

The conference is open to the public, but tickets are required and may be purchased in advance at gustavustickets.com. Tickets are $10 per person, but are complimentary for college students, high school students, and Gustavus students, faculty and staff with a valid ID. Questions, call 507-933-7449.