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Far North COE Participates in Restorative Justice Summit

The Far North Center of Excellence (COE) presented an overview of regional workforce trends, including a summary of the subregion’s largest industries and fastest growing occupations, at the North/Far North Regional Restorative Justice Summit in April.  

This inaugural event brought together students, state and local government partners, and workforce development professionals for a collaborative conversation on ways to improve access and strengthen community college programs to better serve justice-impacted students.  

Other topics presented at the summit included:

  • Rising Scholars Regional Program Update
  • Capturing and Utilizing the Chancellor’s Office’s Management Information Systems Data Mart
  • Educational Forecast for the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
  • Employment Programs for Formerly Incarcerated Students
  • Creating Partnerships with the Community Corrections Partnership Program
  • Graduate Panel Focusing on Successful Transition into the Workforce
  • Expungement Programs and Ban the Box Laws