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NACRJ is seeking an event coordinator to join our team

NACRJ is seeking an Event Coordinator to join our team!

June 30, 2023

NACRJ seeks candidates for the contracted position of Event Coordinator. This new position will be essential in supporting and coordinating the National Conference on Community and Restorative Justice. The coordinator collaborates with stakeholders, including NACRJ members, volunteers, and partner organizations, to ensure seamless event planning and implementation. The position oversees logistics, monitors budgets, coordinates contracts,…

New article celebrates the inspiring career of Dr. mark Umbreit, NACRJ's First Board President

New article celebrates the inspiring career of Dr. Mark Umbreit, NACRJ’s First Board President

June 20, 2023

The University of Minnesota’s Earl E. Bakken Center for Spirituality & Healing published a wonderful article on the impact of Dr. Mark Umbreit’s life and work. In 2013, Dr. Umbreit was elected as the first President of the NACRJ Board of Directors, served two terms in that role, and has had a long and lasting…

NACRJ Board Member Thalia Gonzalez & NACRJ Advisory Council Member Jonathan Scherzer team up for ABA webinar

NACRJ Board Member Thalia González & NACRJ Advisory Council Member Jonathan Scharrer team up for ABA webinar

June 1, 2023

Bias, Equity and Restorative Justice Webinar June 13, 2023 1:00PM – 2:00PM ET Download Flyer Register Here Restorative justice (RJ) programs and practices are increasingly being utilized as diversionary or deflection mechanisms to the traditional criminal legal system, operating either within it or as an alternative to that system. While RJ offers significant flexibility as…

Thalia González is a Professor of Law at the University of California College of Law, San Francisco

May 31, 2023

School administrators and teachers are concerned about ongoing problems with student conduct that are disruptive and difficult to deal with. Several states are beginning to propose big changes about how to handle it. PBS talks with teachers from across the country about their experiences and discusses the proposals and criticism around them with Thalia González…

Join NACRJ for a talking circle to celebrate pride 2023

Join NACRJ for A Talking Circle to Celebrate Pride 2023

May 25, 2023

Save the Date! Saturday June 3, 2023 10:00AM – 12:30PM CT Register Here For Pride 2023, we celebrate and reflect on how far we’ve come, recognizing the incredible strides toward LGBTQ+ equity in recent decades. Through fierce advocacy and unwavering determination, we’ve witnessed legal victories, societal shifts, and greater representation. However, amidst the celebrations, we…

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NACRJ Announces 9th National Conference; July 2024; Washington, D.C.

April 14, 2023

It is with the utmost excitement we announce the location and dates of the 9th National NACRJ Conference on Community and Restorative Justice – July 7-10, 2024 in Washington, D.C. The idea of DMV (District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia) hosting the national conference came up several years ago and we could not be more excited to…

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NACRJ Continues to Celebrate 2022 Chicago Conference with Highlights Video

April 13, 2023

The 8th NACRJ Conference in Chicago brought together 1700+ attendees from across the US and beyond, the largest community and restorative justice gathering in the world! Check out our 2022 highlights video here.    

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NACRJ Announces New Restorative Justice Map Project

April 13, 2023

NACRJ, in collaboration with National Center on Restorative Justice (NCORJ) at Vermont Law and Graduate School and the Center for Restorative Justice at University of San Diego, is now offering an online map and directory of organizations, education institutions, and other entities across the United States that offer restorative justice services. Click here to learn…

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