The institutions that are members of the Minnesota Private College Council are creating resources to address the issues raised by the Chauvin trial. Here are some that have been shared with the Council to be included in this public listing, to be of help to member institutions and others.

Library resources
  • University of St. Thomas
    A collection of resources related to the trial for the killing of George Floyd by Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin.
Recordings

Webinar: Understanding the Legal Process: The Derek Chauvin Trial

March 8, 2021 | Hamline University

Participants:

  • Moderator: David Schultz, Hamline University Distinguished Professor
  • Prosecution Perspective: John Choi JD '95, Ramsey County Attorney
  • Defense Perspective: Brad Colbert, Professor of Law, Mitchell Hamline School of Law

Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TFewJKqNvAw

Webinar: Legal Perspectives on the Chauvin Trial: What to Expect and What’s at Stake?

March 4, 2021 | University of St. Thomas | Faculty panel discussion

Participants:

  • Moderator: Dr. Yohuru Williams, Distinguished University Chair and Professor of History and Founding Director of the Racial Justice Initiative
  • Rachel Moran, Associate Professor of Law
  • Mark Osler, Professor and Robert and Marion Short Distinguished Chair in Law
  • Rachel Paulose, Visiting Professor

Link: https://youtu.be/QaQnXThv9z8

Podcast: Resources and Context for Racial Justice

July 2020 - Nov. 2020 | Gustavus Adolphus College

Listen to 11 curated podcast episodes hosted by Gustavus history professor Greg Kaster that explore the experience and history of Black Americans. These podcast episodes deal directly or indirectly with the murder of George Floyd and the complicated racial history of the United States that brought us to today's renewed cries for racial justice.

Link: https://news.blog.gustavus.edu/2021/03/18/listen-learn-resources-and-context-for-racial-justice/