Arrupe Week Begins with Keynote by Dr. Khalil Muhammad, P'18

Prep's 2017 Arrupe Week – marking the 20th year of the Arrupe Lecture Series – began with a Monday morning assembly, featuring the keynote address by Dr. Khalil Gibran Muhammad, Ph.D.,  professor of history, race, and public policy at Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government. Dr. Muhammad – the first Prep parent ever featured as an Arrupe keynote speaker – opened the weeklong examination of mass incarceration in the United States. He offered a historical overview of policies and conditions that have contributed to the U.S. accounting for 5% of the world's total population, but 25% of its prison population.