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University-Prison Partnerships in International Perspective

prisons workshopThis event, co-sponsored by the Young Academy of Scotland, brought together academics and professionals involved in, or hoping to develop, university-prison links. Lori Pompa, Founder and Executive Director of the Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program at Temple University, Philadelphia, shared her insights and experience alongside Fiona Measham, Director of the UK’s rst Inside-Out prison teaching programme at Durham University. Participants also discussed educational initiatives and prison-university partnerships underway in Scotland. The event successfuly explored a diversity of models, their potential benefits and challenges, in international comparison.

A full report of the event may be found here.

University Prison Partnership