School of Professional and Continuing Studies

About | Speakers | Schedule | Registration

When: April 10, 2014

Where: UMSL, J.C. Penney Conference Center

Speakers at this year’s conference will examine strategies for responding to youth violence in general and in St. Louis specifically. Speakers will examine the following topics:

About


Who Should Attend

Sponsors

The Des Lee Collaborative Vision at the University of Missouri–St. Louis brings together key St. Louis educational, cultural and governmental institutions to establish programs and share resources that will benefit the St. Louis community. This is done through collaboration of more than 25 endowed professors and more than 100 member and community organizations in the St. Louis region. The Des Lee Collaborative Vision is connecting St. Louis through educational and community partnerships. Financial assistance for this conference has been provided by the Des Lee Collaborative Vision.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

.75 CEUs will be awarded for full attendance at the conference. One Continuing Education Unit is awarded for 10 hours of participation in a CE program.

Speakers


Chris Melde
School of Criminal Justice
Michigan State University

Hilary Potter
Department of Sociology
University of Colorado

David Pyrooz
College of Criminal Justice
Sam Houston State University

Richard Rosenfeld
Department of Criminology & Criminal Justice
Univeristy of Missouri–St. Louis

Sara Wakefield
School of Criminal Justice
Rutgers University

Organized By:

Finn-Aage Esbensen
E. Desmond Lee Professor of Youth Crime and Violence
Department of Criminology & Criminal Justice
University of Missouri–St. Louis

Schedule


Registration

The registration fee is $35, which includes breakfast and lunch. To register:

The University reserves the right to cancel any program. In the event of cancellation, you will be notified immediately, and all program fees will be refunded or applied to a future program at your request. If you must cancel a registration, you are entitled to a full refund only if you cancel prior to the conference.