Humans of RJ: Sarah Jung-mi Brown

This week, the RJ Center is highlighting Sarah Jung-mi Brown, a graduate student at UC Berkeley’s School of Social Welfare. Sarah is an RJ Student Leader and serves as the Graduate student liaison. Here’s her bio: Q: Tell me about where you grew up. Sarah: I grew up in Reno, Nevada. It’s called the biggest, […]

API Month Leadership Spotlight: Melissa Saulog Nagar

By Jackie Bueno This year, the Restorative Justice blog is highlighting community leaders from the community for Asian Pacific Islander Month (API). Because the voices from the Pilipinx community often are underrepresented in U.S. media, our center recognizes the importance of uplifting voices like these. For our API series, we’re highlighting various leaders from Pinay […]

API Month Leadership Spotlight: Dr. Elaine Serina

By Jackie Bueno This year, the Restorative Justice blog is highlighting community leaders from the community for Asian Pacific Islander Month (API). Because the voices from the Pilipinx community often are underrepresented in U.S. media, our center recognizes the importance of uplifting voices like these. For our API series, we’re highlighting various leaders from Pinay […]

UC Berkeley Leadership Spotlight: Enrique Marroquín

By Jackie Bueno This year, the Restorative Justice blog is highlighting community leaders from the Central American community at Cal. Because the voices from the Central American community often are underrepresented in U.S. media, our Center recognizes the importance of uplifting voices like these. To learn more about CAFÉ, see this link here! For this […]

Humans of RJ: Salomé Ragot

This week, the RJ Center is highlighting Salomé Ragot, a sophomore at UC Berkeley. Salomé is an RJ Student Leader and teaches the RJ Center’s weekly Decal. Here’s her bio: Q: Tell me about where you grew up. Salomé: So I was born in France, but I really grew up most of my life in […]

Restorative Justice in Action: Jacqueline Bueno

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One of our RJ Student Leaders, Jacqueline Bueno, presented at #AFLVWest, on Friday, April 6, a four-day conference from April 5 to April 8 in San Diego, to discuss how Greek life at colleges in the Western region of the U.S. can implement equity-based programming on their campuses. Bueno’s presentation was an hour-long and included […]

#ActiveListeningNews: Social Media Harm in Plattsburgh, Keene

As we prepare for our circle on Monday in regards to social media harm, we wanted to share with you an article about a racist incident that occurred through social media platforms such as Snapchat? How can society change the dialogue around harm on social media? Read this article here!

UC Berkeley Spotlight: Arlette Jacome

The RJ Center would like to present Arlette Jacome​, Co-Founder of Central Americans for Empowerment at Berkeley (CAFÉ)! Our Center wanted to give a voice and platform to students whose narratives are so often excluded in the media and even at times the Latinx community. We thank students such as Arlette for her Restorative Justice […]

ASUC Elections Feature: Romario Conrado

By Jackie Bueno This week, we’re highlighting Romario Conrado, a sophomore at Cal. We sat down with Romario to learn more about his role as Party Co-Chair of CalSERVE, why he got involved with elections, and find out in his own words why CalSERVE is the party he supports. To learn more about CalSERVE, click […]

ASUC Elections Spotlight: Nick Araujo

By Jackie Bueno This year, the Restorative Justice blog is highlighting Student Action, CalSERVE, and Independent candidates to find out what their platforms are and why they’re running for ASUC Executive positions and ASUC Senate. This week, we’re highlighting, Nick Araujo, a sophomore at Cal. Nick is running for Senator as an Independent candidate. The […]