Special Guest Speaker: Activist and Author Jim St. Germain

Start Date: November 15 2018 - 02:10 PM

End Date: November 15 2018 - 04:00 PM

Audience: Student, Faculty and Staff

Category: Special Event / Fair

Location: S112

Description:

Jim St. Germain, a Brooklyn-based activist and author originally from Haiti, will read excerpts from his memoir A Stone of Hope and engage students in a conversation about social justice in the United States. St. Germain is the co-founder of Preparing Leaders of Tomorrow (PLOT), a nonprofit organization that provides mentoring to at-risk youth; and a board member with the National Juvenile Defender Center. He was also appointed by President Obama to the Coordinating Council on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention.

Jim St. Germain, author of A Stone of Hope

 


Contact Name: Agnieszka Tuszynska

Contact Phone: 217-721-9538

Contact Email: atuszynska@qcc.cuny.edu

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