In his talk, Raj Sethuraju shares his experiences with the criminal justice system.

Dr. Raj Sethuraju is an applied criminologist with over 20 years of community-based activism as a researcher and educator. Inspired by the resilience of the youth and the men in our prison systems, he trains probation agents, community members, and justice personnel on implicit biases and raising consciousness utilizing restorative justice practices. In his latest work, Dr. Sethuraju explores the depths of our justice system and creates a framework in which consciousness becomes the roots of our practices.