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CoreCivic Proudly Supports Minority, Women and Veteran-Owned Businesses

9/19/18 12:57 PM
Our mission at CoreCivic to better the public good isn’t limited to our high-quality correctional services, innovative government real estate offerings and life-changing reentry programs. We also promote growth and diversity in communities ...
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Vocational Training Provides Foundation for Success

9/12/18 10:58 AM
Vocational education is a significant part of CoreCivic's reentry strategy. In 2016, we helped 5,020 inmates earn vocational certifications in fields like welding, carpentry, electrical and diesel maintenance. That same year, at our Davis ...
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Learn by Heart

9/3/18 8:00 AM
At our Hardeman County Correctional Center in Tennessee, a team of dedicated teachers help change lives through an extraordinary GED program.
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Creating a Culture of Reentry

8/27/18 8:07 AM
Recently, CoreCivic hosted its first Reentry Conference, featuring national experts in correctional programs, recidivism, and reentry.
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CoreCivic Community Resident Spotlight: Cedric

8/17/18 10:41 AM
Meet Cedric, a resident at our Tulsa Transitional Center in Oklahoma who is preparing to transition back into the community for good.
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How Pride Drives Learning in Prison

8/13/18 9:21 AM
When inmates step into the classrooms at CoreCivic’s Saguaro Correctional Center in Eloy, Arizona, they are told to drop the phrase “I quit” at the door.  “Nobody here quits,” said Principal Karen Sell Virgin. “We are constantly pushing and ...
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Teaching the Tools of Reentry

8/7/18 10:46 AM
For inmates finishing a sentence of 20 years or more, adapting basic life skills to new times and technology can be a challenge. Consider personal finance.
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Wellness and Recovery Conference: Empowering Change Together

7/30/18 2:24 PM
Recently, CoreCivic held its annual Treatment Managers Conference in Nashville, Tennessee. This three-day conference brings together CoreCivic treatment managers from across the country for a look at new methods and approaches to addressing ...
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Tulsa Transitional Center Residents Honored as Employees of the Month

7/23/18 8:53 AM
When residents arrive at Tulsa Transitional Center, a CoreCivic Community reentry center in Oklahoma, it’s the beginning of a second chance for many.
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Q&A with Reentry Services Director Jeff Quasny

7/16/18 9:29 AM
Q: How is CoreCivic changing its approach to reentry programming? A: First we know that we need to listen. We’re proud that we beat our goal to increase programming, but there’s more work to do. It’s going to take a community of ideas to find ...
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Job Fair Helps Residents Plan for New Futures

7/9/18 8:54 AM
For formerly incarcerated individuals, finding stable employment can mean the difference between building a successful future and returning to prison. 
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CoreCivic Properties Begins Construction on Lansing Correctional Facility

6/25/18 8:00 AM
Side by side with Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer and other elected officials, CoreCivic leadership took shovels in hand, broke first ground and cemented a public-private partnership to modernize the state’s 150-year-old Lansing Correctional Facility.
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Statement Regarding Immigration Policies and Family Separation

6/20/18 9:58 AM
CoreCivic cares deeply about every person in our care. None of our facilities provides housing for children who aren’t under the supervision of a parent.
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Working Toward Empathy and Understanding

6/19/18 7:41 AM
CoreCivic managers find that inmates take a critical step toward successful reentry when they make amends for their past.
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RMOMS Extends CoreCivic’s Reentry Mission

6/11/18 9:18 AM
By Patrick Swindle, Chief Corrections Officer
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