Friday, Aug. 11 - Morning Session
Guest Speaker Marsha Levick
Adolescent Development Research and the US Supreme Court: Q&A
Marsha Levick, Chief Legal Officer, co-founded Juvenile Law Center in 1975. Throughout her legal career, she has been an advocate for children’s and women's rights and is a nationally recognized expert in juvenile law. Marsha oversees Juvenile Law Center’s litigation and appellate docket. She has successfully litigated challenges to unlawful and harmful laws, policies and practices on behalf of children in both the juvenile justice and child welfare systems.
Friday, Aug. 11 - Afternoon Session
Setting Young People Up for Success
Setting young people up for success requires collaboration and partnerships across all the full continuum of juvenile justice programs and services as well as community partners and other child-serving agencies.
Friday, Aug. 11 - Dinner
Awards Night Celebration
Join us for a night of celebration, musical performances and a panel of formerly life-sentenced children. We will open the doors at 5:45 pm, serve dinner at 6 pm, begin the awards ceremony at 6:45 pm followed by our special panelists.