2018 STAR Summit - Pathways to Employment for Justice Involved Individuals

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St. Louis Community College - Florissant Valley (Student Center)

3400 Pershall Road

Ferguson, MO 63135

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Featuring: Discussions on workforce development issues in the St. Louis reentry field related to community awareness, employer engagement, reducing the stigma, ban the box, skills training, coaching and support, personal accountability, and perseverance. Updates on STAR, keynote speeches, and panel discussions will be offered. Great information sharing and networking opportunities for criminal justice, community, and faith-based organizations providing services to justice involved individuals and their families.

Cost: $25 (includes 7 contact hours, continental breakfast, and box lunch).

Sponsors: ARCHS, Lutheran Foundation of St. Louis, Missouri Department of Corrections, St. Louis Community College-Florissant Valley, St. Louis City, St. Louis County, and Washington University in St. Louis' Institute for Advancing Justice Research and Innovation.

Contact Hours: 7 hours awarded through the Missouri Substance Abuse Professional Credentialing Board (MSAPCB).

Networking Opportunities: If you provide reentry services for justice involved individuals please bring your agency's brochures and your business cards to network with Summit attendees.

Learn more at www.stlreentry.org

Agenda: (subject to change)

8:00 am: Registration and continental breakfast

8:30 am: Welcome remarks

9:00 am: STAR updates

9:30 am: Morning session 1

10:30 am: Break and networking

10:45 am: Morning session 2

11:45 am: Lunch

12:30 pm: Lunch session

1:15 pm: Break and networking

1:30 pm: Afternoon session 1

2:30 pm: Networking activity

3:00 pm: Afternoon session 2

4:00 pm: Announcements and closing remarks


Do I have to register in advance?
Yes. This annual Summit usually sells out. Don’t risk not being able to attend. Walk-ins are only available if there is space.

Where do I park?
Since the Summit is taking place during SLCC’s spring break, there is usually ample parking available in the parking lots numbered 1-10.

Is there a dress code?
Business casual is appropriate.

Will food be served?
Continental breakfast will be available at 8 am. Boxed lunches will be served at 11:45 am.

Is there a designated smoking area?
SLCC is a completely tobacco-free. Smoking is prohibited anywhere on their campus (even outdoors).

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St. Louis Community College - Florissant Valley (Student Center)

3400 Pershall Road

Ferguson, MO 63135

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