Wendell Scales Jr.

Scales Leads New Social Justice Initiative for Arkansas Lighthouse Academies

Wendell Scales Jr., a 2019 graduate of UA Little Rock, is leading a first-of-its-kind initiative to bring social justice courses to the Arkansas Lighthouse Academies’ five charter schools.  Continue reading “Scales Leads New Social Justice Initiative for Arkansas Lighthouse Academies”

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Law school professor accepts NFL Social Justice Grant on Behalf of Abolish Private Prisons

André douglas pond cummings, a professor of law at the UA Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law, together with Executive Director John Dacey, has received a $5,000 NFL Social Justice Grant on behalf of Abolish Private Prisons, a nonprofit organization that fights to end the practice of locking people up for profit. Continue reading “Law school professor accepts NFL Social Justice Grant on Behalf of Abolish Private Prisons”