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The Alliance's Community Calendar maintains a listing of events hosted by the Alliance, higher education in prison programs and community organizations that are hosting events relevant to the higher education in prison community.

If you would like to have a community event added to the Alliance’s Community Calendar, please send the relevant information to: alliance@higheredinprison.org with the subject line "Community News".

Upcoming Events


Weekly on Tuesdays at 8:30amPT/11:30amET

Start your morning off with intention, connecting with your body and breath by joining the  Yoga Behind Bars (YBB) community for Breath and Embodiment 30 minute Yoga Class. Offerings are led by YBB instructors and are for all-levels and abilities, no mats needed.

Join the class here

Ongoing into October
Just Leadership USA will host a series of Facebook Live events through their #JustUs campaign into October on various topics that impact the higher education in prison community.
Follow Just Leadership USA on Twitter or Facebook for updates

Monday, July 27, 2020 at 9amPT/12pmET
Join the Alliance for a Community Conversation: Abolition and Higher Education in Prison
Register here


Monday, July 27, 2020 at 10amPT/1pmET
Join Unlock Higher Ed for their monthly meeting
Register here

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at 11amPT/2pmPT
Join the Petey Greene Program (PGP) for Education on the Inside, a webinar focused on prison education or education programs in carceral spaces from the perspective of students.

Monday, August 3, 2020 at 2pmPT/5pmET 
Join the Jamii Sisterhood for Tell Them We Are Not Monsters: A Preview. This webinar is free and will be moderated by the Jamii Executive Team.
Register here

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 at 2pmPT/5pmET
Join Haymarket Books for The Artistry of Black Organizing in the 21st Century, a conversation with leading Atlanta-based organizers about the deep, intersectional, and transformative struggle for Black liberation.
Register here

Thursday, August 6, 2020 
Join Inland Empire Fair Chance Coalition, Project Rebound, CSUSB School of Social Work, Osher Adult Re-entry Center for a collaborative Rehabilitative Packet Workshop, a workshop to help navigate the job field with a criminal conviction in your history.
Register here

August 14, 2020 - August 15, 2020
The Mississippi Center for Re-Entry will host a 2-day Virtual Re-Entry Conference & Resource Fair.This conference will be held via Zoom and broadcast live on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
Register here

Monday, August  31, 2020 at 10amPT/1pmET
Join Unlock Higher Ed for their monthly meeting
Register here


In Case You Missed It

Civil Discord-Episode 40
By Civil Discord/ Recorded live on: July 4, 2020
Listen here

Higher Education in Prison: Access and Success
By GlobalMindED 2020/ Recorded live on: May 22, 2020
Watch here