Justice Policy Program Releases 2017 Youth Recidivism Report
The Justice Policy Program Releases 2017 Youth Recidivism Report. Recidivism is the act of a person repeating an undesirable behavior after they have either experienced negative consequences of that behavior, or have been trained to extinguish that behavior.
Meet the New District Early Childhood and Youth Coordinators!
Maine Roads to Quality Early Care and Education Professional Development Network (MRTQ PDN) is expanding and enhancing its delivery of statewide technical assistance to early childhood and out-of-school programs in Maine.
Welcome, Cheri Crossman!
We are excited to welcome Cheri Crossman to the Youth and Community Engagement Team!
USM to host “Descendants of Henrietta Lacks” bioethics lecture Oct. 13
USM will host a lecture featuring the descendants of Henrietta Lacks as they explore ethics, race, and the commercialization of human tissue on Oct. 13.
Erika Ziller awarded new $45,500 grant from the Maine Health Access Foundation
Erika Ziller was awarded a grant from the Maine Health Access Foundation to develop a series of data briefs focusing on populations in Maine that experience health disparities.
The Data Innovation Project is offering FREE skills-based workshops
Data Innovation Project is offering two-hour FREE skills-based workshops in November and December, where participants will learn to focus on technical solutions to build a strong data foundation.
Martha Sheils appears before the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
Martha Sheils, Director of the New England Environmental Finance Center, appears before the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, Subcommittee on Water & Power.
Emily Thielmann presented at a Columbia University Conference
Emily Thielmann gave a presentation about Portland Empowered at a Columbia University conference: Reimagining Education: Teaching and Learning in Racially Diverse Schools
Pamela Prevost and Nicholas Curlew presented at the 2017 National Registry Workforce Alliance Conference
Pamela Prevost and Nicholas Curlew presented at the National Registry Workforce Alliance Conference 2017 in Alexandria, Virginia.
John Gale presented on substance abuse, telehealth, and Rural Health Clinics
John Gale presented on behalf of the Maine Rural Health Research Center on substance abuse, telehealth, and Rural Health Clinics.