Incarceration Nation – and What’s Next 

By Laura McClure The U.S. has more of its people behind bars than any other country in the world - about 2.3 million people. Our country has about 4.4 percent of the world's population, but almost a quarter of the world's prisoners.  But the tide is turning. Over the past several years, prison populations have fallen sharply across … Continue reading Incarceration Nation – and What’s Next 

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Film 13th Set for 2/18, NYCLU’s Howell to Lead Discussion

Organizers of Get Woke! Film Series & Conversations on Race announce a screening of the documentary film 13th on Sunday, 2/18 from 5-7:30 pm in SUNY Delhi’s Sanford Hall (Room 250). Samantha Howell of the NY Civil Liberties Union will lead a discussion about the documentary and what it means for our communities following the … Continue reading Film 13th Set for 2/18, NYCLU’s Howell to Lead Discussion

UPDATE: Klansville USA Program Change

We are pleased to announce that Joyce St. George, former NYS Attorney General Investigator will join us to share Klan-related materials collected over the years. St. George's career was focused on rooting out corruption within the NYC criminal justice system. We also look forward to a discussion about parallels we see between the present-day Delaware County and North Carolina in the 1960s.

Community Comes Out to Discuss Black List

Many thanks to all that attended the second movie in the Get Woke! Film Series, Brothers of the Black List. We had another great turnout from local community members including students from the college and high school. The conversation, led by Director Sean Gallagher and Sheryl Champen, former Admissions Counselor at SUNY Oneonta, was engaging … Continue reading Community Comes Out to Discuss Black List

RELEASE: Get Woke! to Show Brothers of the Black List

Students protest against the Black List at SUNY Oneonta

Organizers of Get Woke! Film Series and Conversations on Race will present a screening of the 2014 documentary “Brothers of the Black List” on Sunday, November 19 at SUNY Delhi’s Sanford Hall, Room 250. Director Sean Gallagher and Sheryl Champen will lead a discussion following the film. This and all Get Woke! films are free … Continue reading RELEASE: Get Woke! to Show Brothers of the Black List

Brothers of the Black List Presented by Get Woke! Organizers

Get Woke! Film Series & Conversations on Race will present a screening of the 2014 documentary Brothers of the Black List on Sunday, November 19 at 5 pm in Sanford Hall Room 250, SUNY Delhi. Director Sean Gallagher and Sheryl Champen, former Admissions Counselor at SUNY Oneonta will lead a Q&A following the screening. About the … Continue reading Brothers of the Black List Presented by Get Woke! Organizers