Not In Our Town Princeton


Board of Education candidates, Affordable Housing discussion, September 19, 2020

On Saturday, September 19 at 9:30 am, the Witherspoon Jackson Neighborhood Association will hold a virtual Board of Education candidates forum addressing issues of “equity, access, and accountability.” For the first time in the history of Princeton, out of 8…

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Board of Education Candidates’ Equity Forum, November 1, 2019

Not in Our Town Princeton will sponsor a forum on Friday, November 1 at 7 PM for the candidates for the Princeton Board of Education. The forum will be held at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Princeton at 50 Cherry…

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Psychology: Bias, Quantified

  Princeton professor of psychology Stacey Sinclair and postdoctoral scholar Travis Riddle compared county-by-county data on racial bias with statistics on school punishment. Their results showed that bias and racial disparities are strongly correlated. The summary article in the Princeton…

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Student-Moderated School Board Candidates’ Forum, Sunday, October 8, 2017, 7 pm

Not in Our Town is sponsoring a forum for the six candidates for the Princeton Board of Education on October 8, 7 pm at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Princeton, 50 Cherry Hill Road, Princeton.  The event is being organized…

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He Called the School Board Racist. Now, He’s Joined It.

In 1999, the Decatur, Illinois school board expelled Courtney Carson and five of his fellow black classmates after a fight.  Now an activist, minister and mentor to young people going through the same challenges he faced, Rev. Carson has been…

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