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Incarcerated CSU-Pueblo student recognized in prestigious essay contest

Incarcerated CSU-Pueblo student Robert Chan won an honorable mention from the Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity. | Image courtesy of eliewieselfoundation.org An incarcerated Colorado State University-Pueblo student won an honorable mention in a prestigious essay contest. Robert Chan, who is serving a life sentence in a California prison for killing a young man more than two decades ago, received the honorable mention and a $500 award from the Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity for his submission, “From Shackles to Square Hats: Higher Education and Lifer Prisoners.” Chan wrote the essay...