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Creating a Post-Release Career Pathway for Incarcerated Firefighters

Creating a Post-Release Career Pathway for Incarcerated Firefighters

Spurred by devastating wildfires and a shortage of qualified firefighters, California is creating a pathway for incarcerated firefighters to continue their career post release.   To fight wildfires, California depends on incarcerated labor, who make up more than...

And Just Like That… Another Tired Stereotype

And Just Like That… Another Tired Stereotype

I was never a fan of the HBO series “Sex and the City” and certainly did not have any plans for watching the new HBO Max sequel “And Just Like That…,” but something came to my attention that compelled me to turn on the TV.     By Alya Michelson The Tired...

2021 Michelson Prizes Push New Frontiers in Human Immunology

2021 Michelson Prizes Push New Frontiers in Human Immunology

The Michelson Medical Research Foundation and the Human Immunome Project proudly recognize three outstanding early career researchers with the Michelson Prizes: Next Generation Grants: Dr. Camila Consiglio of Karolinska Institutet; Dr. Rong Ma of Emory University; and...

Get to Know Our 2021 Smart Justice Spark Grantees

Get to Know Our 2021 Smart Justice Spark Grantees

The Michelson 20MM Foundation is proud to announce their cohort of 2021 Smart Justice Spark Grantees, who will take the challenges of post-secondary education and workforce development head-on, turning them into opportunities for incarcerated and formerly incarcerated...