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Call for proposals

The Child and Family Policy Initiative, coordinated by the Carl Vinson Institute of Government, will host a fall symposium Oct. 13 in Athens to explore children and the criminal justice system.

Researchers, practitioners and students from diverse fields are encouraged to submit 500-word research-based and best-practice proposals for presentations, panels and poster sessions for the statewide symposium entitled “The Prison Pipeline: The Intersection of Childhood and the Criminal Justice System.” The deadline for submissions is May 1. Send submissions to

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