Behind bars, ethics lessons

‘I was trying to convey to them there’s a way to be free, in a sense, even in prison’

-Kevin Brien, Washington College philosophy professor

Inmates at the Jessup Correctional Institution attend a class on ethics in art history, taught by Donald McColl of Washington College. Thirty-two inmates, the majority serving life sentences, were involved in the program, the idea of a Washington College student.

College student’s philosophy program brings Plato and Buddha to a Md. prison

College student\’s philosophy program brings Plato and Buddha to Jessup prison

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