Spotlight: Tour UW Law

Activities and Scholarship

Jonathan Scharrer hosted a survivor panel as part of UW-Madison's 4W Summit. The two panelists described their experiences related to crime, the criminal justice system, and the victim-offender dialogue process that they completed through the Restorative Justice Project.

Meg Gaines was appointed to the steering committee for the National Academy of Medicine’s Vital Directions for Health and Healthcare Initiative, a bipartisan group of health and healthcare leaders who are tasked with advising the 2016 administration on next steps for health reform in the United States.

Steph Tai launched a blog/video project, Dark Meat, that features stories about people of color in the food system. Its focus is on legal analysis and autobiographical narratives.  

In April, Jonathan Scharrer facilitated a four-day Restorative Justice Program at Green Bay Correctional Institution that included 58 incarcerated men, community members, crime survivors, law students and lawyers. The event was part of the institution's Challenges and Possibilities Program.