Humans of RJ: Jackie Bueno

This week, we’re highlighting one of our Student Leaders and Lead Blogger for the Restorative Justice Center’s blog, Jackie Bueno. Jackie is a senior at UC Berkeley studying Sociology graduating in August 2018. She started working for the RJ Center in September 2017. Since then, Jackie has led Restorative Justice Circles in Greek life and […]

ASUC Elections Spotlight: Alex Wilfert

By Jackie Bueno  This year, the Restorative Justice blog is highlighting candidates from both Student Action and CalSERVE, to find out what their platforms are and why they’re running for ASUC Executive positions and ASUC Senate. This week, we’re featuring Alex Wilfert, a junior at Cal and current Senator in the ASUC. Alex is running […]

What To Do When ICE Comes To My Class

By Julie Shackford-Bradley  Recently, people gathered in campus to discuss how faculty might react if an ICE agent came to their classroom with the intention of removing an individual who was considered to be undocumented. Before getting to the specific advice aimed at faculty–which is actually helpful for everybody–its important to address the elephant in […]

ASUC Elections Spotlight: Amma Sardokee-Adoo

By Jackie Bueno This year, the Restorative Justice blog is highlighting candidates from both Student Action and CalSERVE, to find out what their platforms are and why they’re running for ASUC Executive positions and ASUC Senate. First off is Amma, Sarkodee-Adoo, a sophomore at Cal. Amma is running for Senator with Student Action (SA). The […]

Humans of RJ: Nicole Nava

By Jackie Bueno This week, I’m highlighting Nicole Nava, a sophomore at UC Berkeley. Here’s her bio: Jackie: Where did you grow up? Nicole: Madera, California   Jackie: What is your role at the RJ Center? Nicole: My role at the RJ Center involves reaching out to other organizations about RJ. If they’re interested, we […]

Humans of RJ: Ollie Downs

By Jackie Bueno This week, I’m highlighting Ollie Downs, a junior at UC Berkeley and an RJ Student Leader.   Here’s their bio: Jackie: Where did you grow up? Ollie: I grew up in various places in the U.S. I was born in Vallejo and lived there for 7 years. And then, my family moved […]