Upcoming Events

The Academy for Justice hosts a variety of programming and events to help bridge the gap between academia and on-the-ground criminal justice reform efforts. We often collaborate with other academic centers and academics, practitioners, policy advocates, law enforcement, government actors, and a variety of other experts.

Policing and Homelessness: A Working Roundtable Discussion

Beus Center for Law and Society 111 E. Taylor St., Phoenix, United States of America

The Academy for Justice at the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law—in collaboration with the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE)—invite you to join us for an intimate,

Book Talk: Manifesting Justice with Author Valena Beety

Beus Center for Law and Society 111 E. Taylor St., Phoenix, United States of America

The Academy for Justice at the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law will be hosting a book talk with the author of Manifesting Justice: Wrongly Convicted Women Reclaim Their Rights. The book talk will include a conversation with Valena Beety and award-winning journalist and KJZZ host Lauren Gilger.

The First Step Film Screening and Panel Discussion

Beus Center for Law and Society 111 E. Taylor St., Phoenix, United States of America

The Academy for Justice at the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law is excited to invite you to a special film screening and discussion of the criminal justice reform documentary

$7

Policing and Mental Health – A Working Roundtable Discussion

Beus Center for Law and Society 111 E. Taylor St., Phoenix, United States of America

The Academy for Justice at the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University—in collaboration with the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE)—will host a roundtable

ASU’s Eighth Biannual Law and Neuroscience Conference

Sandra Day O'Connor U.S. Courthouse, District of Arizona 401 W. Washington St., Phoenix, Arizona

Join us for the Eighth Biannual Law and Neuroscience Conference sponsored by the Center for Law, Science, and Innovation ASU’s Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law and held at the U.S. District Court.

Arizona Criminal Law for Legislators

Historic Senate Chambers 1700 W. Washington St., Phoenix, Arizona

Arizona legislators and their staff members are invited to join us for a non-partisan overview of Arizona Criminal Law in practice and as a matter of law. An academic perspective

Violence Against Women in the Criminal Legal System

Beus Center for Law and Society 111 E. Taylor St., Phoenix, United States of America

Join the Academy for Justice on Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, for a book event focusing on violence against women in the criminal legal system. Three authors with books on the topic, will be present to discuss their books and answer questions, as a lead into the Miscarriages of Justice Symposium to take place the following day.

Miscarriages of Justice: A Symposium on New Strategies for Wrongful Convictions

Beus Center for Law and Society 111 E. Taylor St., Phoenix, United States of America

A diverse group of practitioners and scholars recently gathered for a working-group process to create a Miscarriages of Justice Post-Conviction Innovation and Action Guide for Litigators that provides concrete and implementable guidance on miscarriage of justice claims.