Badger Cafe

Badger Café: “Criminal Justice Reform Today: A Primer”

November 27 - 6:00PM - 8:00PM
One Alumni Place, 650 N. Lake Street, Madison, WI 53706. Please enter through Alumni Park
Cost: Free

About the topic

Join this examination of criminal justice reform, which will look at the main kinds of reforms being considered by states and debated by the federal government. The discussion will also place these developments in the larger context of the unprecedented growth of the American justice system during the late 20th century.


Cecelia Klingele ’99, JD’05, associate professor, UW Law School

About the speaker

Cecelia Klingele is a proud “double Badger” and has been on UW Law School’s faculty for more than a decade. Her academic research focuses on criminal justice administration, with an emphasis on community supervision. Klingele is a faculty associate of the Frank J. Remington Center, the La Follette School of Public Affairs, and the Institute for Research on Poverty. She recently served as associate reporter for the American Law Institute’s revision of the Model Penal Code’s sentencing provisions.


6 p.m. Welcome and registration opens
6:30–7:30 p.m. Program
7:30–7:45 p.m. Q & A
8 p.m. Event concludes

Light refreshments will be served.

This event is free and open to all, but registration by November 20 is strongly recommended!

Please visit the campus parking map — provided by the UW’s Transportation Services — to view parking options.

Questions? Contact Jordan Langer at or 1-608-308-5430.

Badger Café presentations at One Alumni Place offer great ways to get involved on campus and learn from experts in their fields. These talks are free and open to the public.

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