June 2 – 4, 2017
Marymount University, 2807 N. Glebe Rd, Arlington, Virginia 22207

Please note:

  • Pre-conference assignments have been made.  Info is on Sakai.  This and breakout session protocols will be linked to this site by Friday, May 26. 
  • This will be a paperless conference – please bring your charged device and/or print info. 

as of 22 May

Friday, June 2

2:00 – 5:30 pm Intern Registration and Check-in [Gerard Hall, Fishbowl Lobby]

5:30-6:30pm Welcome Dinner [Gerard Dining Hall, Zones 1 & 2] w/assigned seating

6:45 – 8:45pm Breakout Session 1,  Regional Group Learning Community

[Rowley Hall, room assignments tbd] Bring charged laptop, mobile device, &/or printed material!
Student-led Session

–  Introductions (20-25 minutes)

–  Strategies for eating on less than $14 per day (20 minutes)

–  Commuting for work and recreation (10 minutes)

–  Personal Safety – (10  minutes)

–  Creating Positive Home Environment (30 minutes)

–  SMILE – Take & Tweet Cohort Photo (10 minutes)

9:00-10:00pm Film Discussion: “13th”   [Reinsch Library, Auditorium]
View movie prior to conference! Janice Butler, Bucknell University, will lead discussion.

Saturday, June 3

7:30 – 8:15am Intern Breakfast Buffet [Gerard Dining Hall] buffet line

8:30 – 10 am Opening Session [Plenary in Reinsch Library, Auditorium]

8:30 – 9:15am Educational purpose of SCHEP internships, Harlan Beckley, SHECP

9:15 – 10:00am Guest Remarks, Matthew Hannah, Public Defender Service of the District of Columbia

10:15 – 11:15am Breakout Session 2, Regional Group Learning Community: How Does My Experience Relate to the Topic of Prison, Poverty & Race?  (Self-directed)[Rowley Hall, same room-assignments as Session One.] Prior to session view Prof. Pettit’s POV lecture, and read  “Overlooked: Women and Jails in an Era of Reform” and The Sentencing “Project Trends in U.S. Correction” posted on Sakai.

11:30 – 11:50am Best Practices for Personal Safety [Plenary in Gerard Dining Hall, Zones one & two]
Paul Easton, Marymount University, Director of Public Safety

12:00-1:15pm Lunch [Gerard Dining Hall, Zones 1 & 2] (Buffet Line)

1:30-2:45pm Breakout Session 3, Regional Group Learning Community: Learning Through Experience

(Self-directed, break-out groups) [Rowley Hall multiple rooms]
Bring laptops or writing material

3:15 – 3:45pm Understanding and Practicing Cultural Humility  Fran Elrod, Washington and Lee University [Plenary Reinsch, Auditorium]

3:45-4:15pm Title IX & Working with Minors Fran Elrod [Plenary Reinsch, Auditorium]

3:15 – 4:30pm Professional Development Workshop I (faculty & staff) [Library Boardroom]
Connie Mick, University of Notre Dame

4:30pm Intern Cohort Photo – Informal [Lawn near Rose Bente Lee Center] (Rain location: Reinsch Auditorium)

4:45 – 5:30pm Drop-In Room for Participant Questions   [Library Boardroom]

Amy DeHart, Fran Elrod, and Meagan Herald, Virginia Military Institute

5:30 -7:00pm Closing Dinner [Gerard Dining Hall, Zones 1 & 2] buffet

With remarks from 2015 Shepherd Intern, Mason Grist ‘18 W&L University

8:00pm Film:  Prison State [Reinsch Library, Auditorium]

Introduced by Harlan Beckley

Sunday, June 4 Coffee, Turn in keys and keycards & Depart for Internships

6:00 – 9:00 am (Earlier departures turn in to MU Guard House.)

Registration is now closed (5/23) for faculty and staff.  Please contact Amy if you would like to participate.

Faculty and staff lodging info.

Registration for interns will open May, 24, 2017.