Essays Tagged: "Bard Prison Initiative"

Uncaptive Minds

mselves."Uncaptive Minds" brings us inside the world of the Eastern Correctional Facility where the Bard Prison Initiative was set up and is now offered to inmates. "The Bard prison initiative was set ... is now offered to inmates. "The Bard prison initiative was set up by Max Kenner, who graduated from Bard College in 2001. He spent the summer driving around from prison to prison, meeting with staff m ...

(6 pages) 737 0 4.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

The Debate Over Tuition for Inmates

tes of inmates returning to prison through education, which by varying estimates, is about 50%. The Bard Prison Initiative, a program designed to educated incarcerated males and females, estimates tha ... that education offered to inmates could lower that stat to about 22%. Fewer than 2% of those in the Bard Prison Initiative return to crime. Out of all the industrialized nations, we have the most in p ...

(4 pages) 1 0 0.0 May/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues