Enjoy an evening of hors d’oeuvres, drinks, fabulous company, and breath-taking views of the city as we celebrate Workshop co-founder Thom Clark’s 40 years of contributions to Chicago.
When: May 15, 2014
5 – 8 p.m. (program begins at 6 p.m.)
Where: The Cliff Dwellers Club
200 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60604
The Workshop hosts a forum on criminal justice and youth violence on April 17, 2014.
We’ll be talking about how the courts, detention, prison, and probation systems impact individuals and communities snared by violence.
A panel discussion by legal, mental health, and prison experts will be followed by interviews with a dozen community groups and organizations.
- Elizabeth Clarke, Juvenile Justice Initiative
- Julie Biehl, Children and Family Justice Center, Northwestern Law School
- Elena Quintana, Adler School of Professional Psychology
- Charles Perry, Westside Health Authority
- Tony Lowery, Safer Foundation
- Father David Kelly, Precious Blood Ministry of Reconciliation
This a joint effort of the Community Media Workshop and Strengthening Chicago’s Youth, an effort of Lurie Children’s Hospital.
When: 10 am to noon – Thursday, April 17, 2014
Where: Columbia College Chicago, 1104 S. Wabash Ave., 8th Floor
A joint-program for journalists and neighborhood groups of the Community Media Workshop and Strengthening Chicago’s Youth, an effort of Lurie Children’s Hospital.
Read more about juvenile justice.
If you missed your opportunity to better understand the complicated issue of America’s wage wars, we’ve put together a Storify recapping the media panel & community forum hosted by The Workshop.
CLICK HERE for a PDF version of this event’s press release.
This event was brought to you by:
Community Media Workshop
The Field Foundation
The Robert R. McCormick Foundation