This Tuesday evening, Prof. Shannon McMinimee and Lincoln High School’s Nate Bowling (Washington State Teacher of the Year, and National Teacher of the Year finalist) will lead the discussion “Beyond Law and Order: Understanding Your Rights in the Criminal Justice System.” Designed for both high school and UWT students, the conversation will focus on individuals’ constitutional rights from initial interactions with police through a trial.
Date and Time: April 25th 6:30 p.m.
Location: UWT’s Science 309
Mr. Bowling teaches AP Government and Politics and AP Human Geography at Tacoma’s Lincoln High School. He is a 2016 National Teacher of the Year Finalist, as well as a 2016 Washington State Teacher of the Year. In 2014 he won the Milken National Teaching Award; he is also the Co-Founder of Teachers United. Prof. McMinimee is an attorney specializing in school and employment law, providing her clients with guidance on their Constitutional rights and liberties. She represented the Seattle School District before the United States Supreme Court. She teaches Constitutional Law at UWT this quarter.