Category: News and Events

News and Events for the Wallenberg Medal and Lecture, Fellowships, and Summer Travel Awards.

Bryan Stevenson, photo credit Michael Collopy

Resource Toolkit for the 25th Wallenberg Medal and Lecture

Bryan Stevenson is the founder and Executive Director of the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, Alabama. Mr. Stevenson is a widely acclaimed public interest lawyer who has dedicated his career to helping the poor, the incarcerated and the condemned. Under his leadership, EJI has won major legal challenges eliminating excessive and unfair sentencing, exonerating innocent death row prisoners, confronting abuse of the incarcerated and the mentally ill and aiding children prosecuted as adults.

Katherine Finn's last day in Uganda.

Summer in Uganda

Katherine spent her summer in Uganda working with children who are cognitively impaired due to severe episodes of cerebral malaria. I spent the summer working with this amazing group of women who taught me...