Presentation on youth substance abuse and violence prevention

The Evanston Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition hosts Roseanna Ander and Harold Pollack for a discussiion of the interplay between substance abuse and gun violence and how the community can align efforts to improve youth outcomes.

Ander is the founding executive director of the University of Chicago Crime Lab and Education Lab and the senior director of the University of Chicago Urban Labs.

Pollack is a professor at the University of Chicago's School of Social Service Administration and co-director of the University of Chicago Crime Lab.  

The free presentation will be on Tuesday, Sept. 1, from 7 to 9 p.m., in the Parasol Room at the Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave. No RSVP is required, but plan to arrive early as seating is limited.

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