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Season of Nonviolence: Sentenced for a Season, Punished for Life

Thursday, 2/20/2020 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Madras Campus

“Sentenced for a Season, Punished for Life: How Long Should People Pay for Past Crimes?” is the title of a conversation facilitated by Pamela Slaughter at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 20, at the COCC Madras Campus, 1170 E. Ashwood Road. The discussion centers on the societal barriers created by felony convictions. Free and open to the public. Reserve a seat at This program is made possible with support from Oregon Humanities, the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Oregon Cultural Trust.

For more information on this event, contact Charlotte Gilbride, coordinator for the COCC Foundation’s Nancy R. Chandler Visiting Scholar Program, at 541-383-7257 or This event is co-organized by The Nancy R. Chandler Visiting Scholar Program and COCC’s Diversity and Inclusion office.

In advance of college events, persons needing accommodation or transportation because of a physical or mobility disability, contact Joe Viola at 541-383-7775. For accommodation because of other disability such as hearing impairment, contact Disability Services at 541-383-7583.

Sentenced for a Season, Punished for Life