Rutgers Board of Governors Distinguished Service Professor Graduate Department of Public Policy and Administration at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.
Director, Community Leadership Center
Board Chair of the LEAP Academy University Charter School
Associate Vice President for Academic and Public Partnerships in the Arts and Humanities at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.
Founding Director of the Center for Latino Arts and Culture
Principal, LEAP Academy University Charter S.T.E.M. High School: Worshop Organizer
This workshop will explore the current condition of violence within our school system and community, the legal implications and the need for accountability, leadershp and engagement that will produce preventive strategies to combat violence.
Understanding the key responsibilities and goals for legislators and those who work for the Governor and how they are accountable to the constituents.
This workshop will engage the participants and empower them with the educational curriculum provided by the Citizens Campaign. All participants will learn how they can make an impact in their community and address important issues, whether it is behind the scenes or in a position of power. Goal of the workshop is to show the importance of becoming involved in their local government in a non-elected capacity which will result in more people voting once they experience in person how government operates.
In a world that throws information at us left and right, it's easy to get lost in the mix. This interactive workshop is geared to finding yourself through creative expression. You will understand the power of your thoughts and the words you use. Creative expression uses, poetry, creative writing, drama & music that will be fun, encouraging and bring to the surface the creativity that lies within. Through activities that will help renew enthusiasm, spark the imagination, and energize you, you will find yourself.