Nurturing Resiliency in Our Youth; Disrupting the Pipeline

1 Hr. 0 Min.

WHEN: Thursday, Feb. 25 @ 7 p.m.

Informed by the film Growing Up Milwaukee, this event brings together community advocates and public officials for an open discussion on Milwaukee’s youth that challenges our community and legal system partners to disrupt the school to prison pipeline.


David Crowley, Milwaukee County Executive
Tyshun Wardlaw, Director of Growing Up Milwaukee
Sean Wilson, Smart Justice Campaign Manager, ACLU
Judge M. Joseph Donald,  Wisconsin Court of Appeals

Moderator Judge Brittany Grayson, Milwaukee Circuit Court


Streaming live on the Milwaukee Film YouTube and Black Lens Facebook page


About Milwaukee Film

Milwaukee Film is a nonprofit arts organization dedicated to entertaining, educating, and engaging our community through cinematic experiences. We operate the magnificent Oriental Theatre, a historic cinema palace committed to high-quality and accessible film and education programming. Since 2009, the annual Milwaukee Film Festival has brought together film fans and filmmakers to celebrate the power of cinema. Our education programs and Cultures and Communities platform provide avenues toward making our community a more empathetic and equitable place for everyone to live.

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