Building a Better Community Lecture Series
The Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences is proud to announce its first lecture, focused on strengthening both our local community and USF as Leaders in Social Justice, by Building a Better Community:
The Honorable Daniel G. Heath was the first lecturer of the Building a Better Community: Leaders in Social Justice Series. Judge Heath serves on the Allen County Superior Court and oversees the Allen County Juvenile Detention Center. Judge Heath has created anti-truancy programs to lower truancy rates, improve grades, and improve school participation.
Judge Heath’s lecture discussed best practices to implement three anti-truancy programs:
- Check and Connect;
- Bright Steps; and
- Evening Reporting.