Students Visit Equal Justice Initiative

  • November 2nd, 2018
  • in News

Dr. John Giggie and the students in his Alabama Memory: Lynching in Alabama class recently visited the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, Alabama. There they presented the research they have done so far in the class. They also visited the National Memorial for Peace and Justice and EJI’s new museum, The Legacy Museum: From Slavery to Mass Incarceration.

Students and Giggie outside the EJI offices.
Dr. Giggie and students at the Equal Justice Initiative offices in Montgomery.


Soil from lynching sites.
Soil from lynching sites students have studied.


panels from the national lynching memorial
Hanging tablets at the National Memorial for Peace and Justice.