Sarbanes discusses 'Crime, Children and Neighborhoods,' April 26
Posted April 18, 2001; 03:18 p.m.
Michael Sarbanes '86, director of policy and planning in the Office of Lt. Gov. Kathleen Kennedy Townsend of Maryland, will speak at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, April 26, in 1 Robertson Hall.
His address is titled, "Crime, Children and Neighborhoods: Why and How to Focus on Communities."
Sarbanes supervises Townsend's staff on policy issues, including public safety, children and families, drug treatment, economic development, service and volunteerism. He previously served as executive director of Maryland's Office of Crime Control and Prevention, where he helped launch the nationally recognized HotSpot Communities Initiative, a statewide effort to focus on high-crime neighborhoods with a comprehensive strategy.
The lecture is sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs .
Contact: Marilyn Marks (609) 258-3601