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Business School Behind Bars (by Andrew Schneider)

NPR / KUHF 88.7 FM

Segment 1: December 24, 2012

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Segment 2: December 25, 2012

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Segment 3: December 26, 2012

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Segment 4: December 27, 2012

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Harnessing Prison Ingenuity to Get Ex-cons on Their Feet

Minnesota Public Radio
February 28, 2013

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Interview with Jeremy Gregg

Newstalk with Sean Moncrieff

August 10, 2012

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Videos

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Improving prisoner reentry and reducing recidivism: Successes and challenges

American Enterprise Institute

July 28, 2015

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Rethinking Prisons: Jeremy Gregg

TED Conferences
TEDxSMU 2012

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Cleveland Correctional Center celebrates inmate graduation

FOX News Network

Jun. 09, 2012

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Prisoner reentry and why we should care…in 60 Seconds

American Enterprise Institute

April 28, 2016 

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Rebuilding a life after prison

WFAA

June 17, 2016 

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‘Miss Manners’ Goes To Texas Prisons To Teach Etiquette To Inmates

WFAA

June 17, 2016 

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News – Print/Online

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Turning Prisoners into Entrepreneurs

BBC

27 June 2013 

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Prisoners with an Eye for Profit Learn Lessons from Behind Bars

The Financial Times

December 10, 2012

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Can’t Wait to Go Back to Prison!

Huffington Post

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The Texas Prison Experiment that Inspired Michael Gove

The Telegraph

03 Oct 2015

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Prison Program Helps Keep Inmates from Reoffending by Equipping Them with Business Skills

The Huffington Post
February 11, 2015

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Clearing the Way for Post-Incarceration Success

U.S. Senator John Cornyn

April 22, 2014

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Life After Prison: Re-entering Society is No Easy Task

Deutsche Welle

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The Right Choices

The Economist
Jun 20th 2015

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From Cellblock to Startup: Teaching Inmates How to be Entrepreneurs

Forbes

October 10, 2013

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When Prisoners Read Dostoevsky’s Crime and Punishment, It’s Pretty Powerful

Texas Monthly
January 31, 2014

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Help ex-inmates lead productive lives

CNN
April 25, 2016

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From inmates to entrepreneurs

Centre for Entrepreneurs
April 25, 2016

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Prison to Proprietor: Entrepreneurship as a Re-Entry Strategy

Asset Funders Network

2016

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Former prisoner finds success in entrepreneurship

Houston Chronicle

November 4, 2016

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The Prison Entrepreneurship Program: An Innovative Approach to Reentry

American Enterprise Institute

December 8, 2016

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“Shark Tank” for felons teaches more than business plans

Houston Chronicle

May 12, 2017

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