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Celebrating 40 Years of Partnership, Innovation and Service

1/26/23 8:00 AM
By Damon Hininger, CoreCivic President and CEO It is hard to believe another year just closed, but even more remarkable to me is that on Jan. 28, CoreCivic will celebrate its 40th anniversary! CoreCivic has many reasons to commemorate these past 40 ...
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Instilling Hope and Joy Through Faith-Based Programming

1/19/23 8:00 AM
This past fall, 24 residents at CoreCivic's Trousdale Turner Correctional Center in Hartsville, Tennessee, participated in a special experience through their faith of choice, Christianity, and pursued baptism. Having come out of a two-year hiatus on ...
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2022 CoreCivic Employee of the Year: Aaronia Harps

1/5/23 8:00 AM
As CoreCivic’s 2022 Employee of the Year, Aaronia Harps knows what it takes to develop strengths in herself and others. She serves as a clinical supervisor at Lake City Correctional Facility in Lake City, Florida, and sets an example each day that ...
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Technology Career Program PivotTech Launches at Jenkins Correctional Center

12/8/22 9:00 AM
CoreCivic and Nashville-based PivotTech have recently partnered to implement a new technology career program, which teaches student-inmates coding and data analytics skills through a five-month-long course.
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Embracing Tradition: Saguaro Correctional Center Celebrates Makahiki

12/1/22 8:00 AM
Each year during the fall season, CoreCivic’s Saguaro Correctional Center in Eloy, Arizona, holds the opening celebration of the ancient Hawaiian tradition Makahiki, which honors the Hawaiian god, Lono. Makahiki's opening takes place between ...
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Military Business Resource Group on Mission to Support Those Who Serve

11/10/22 8:45 AM
It's no secret that people with a military service background have experiences and skills that easily transfer into a variety of career fields. This is particularly true in corrections, where leadership and professionalism are key. Recently, ...
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Navigating a National Workforce Shortage through Service and Innovation

9/29/22 8:00 AM
If the last few years have taught us anything, we must be flexible and ready to adapt quickly. Our employees have demonstrated their ability to rise to the challenge, but now there is a new challenge we are facing: the national workforce shortage.
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Celebrating One Year of Learning and Compassion with Frederick Douglass Project for Justice

9/22/22 8:00 AM
CoreCivic's Bent County Correctional Center is located in Las Animas, Colorado, and offers a host of programming aimed at helping individuals prepare for life after release. However, one program is taking a unique approach to changing the ...
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CoreCivic CEO Damon Hininger Receives E.R. Cass Award

8/18/22 8:00 AM
CoreCivic President and CEO Damon Hininger has had a long and illustrious career in corrections. He is known by his peers as a staunch advocate for reentry and a champion for the dignity and human rights of justice-involved individuals. Now, thanks ...
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Residents at CoreCivic Learn Value of Fatherhood from Parenting Program

8/11/22 9:30 AM
Children who have at least one incarcerated parent are at an increased risk of psychological problems, antisocial behavior, and potentially going to prison themselves. On top of that, 92 percent of incarcerated parents are men. For these reasons and ...
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CoreCivic Properties Making Strides in Environmental Sustainability

8/4/22 8:00 AM
CoreCivic has a long-standing history of finding innovative ways to fulfill our mission to better the public good. That includes reducing our environmental footprint through conservation measures and operational efficiency.
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CoreCivic Leadership Celebrates Employees During NCOEW

5/2/22 11:00 AM
National Correctional Officers and Employees Week (NCOEW), which is celebrated annually during the first week of May, honors the dedicated individuals who work in the field of corrections. This year, we asked our leadership team to share their ...
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CoreCivic Releases Fourth Annual ESG Report for 2021

4/14/22 8:00 AM
Since 2019, CoreCivic has committed to openly and honestly reporting our impact on environmental, social, and governance (ESG) topics. This week, we launched our fourth annual ESG Report for 2021, highlighting our commitments to reentry, human ...
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Advancing Human Rights for All

4/1/22 8:00 AM
Since our founding, CoreCivic has been committed to professionalism and to upholding the rights of our employees and those in our care. This commitment is central to the values that guide our business and operational strategy.
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Celebrating Women: CoreCivic's Board Recognized for Gender Diversity

3/25/22 8:00 AM
Diversity helps foster an environment of inclusivity and ensures that different viewpoints are respected and heard. CoreCivic's Board of Directors, including the women who hold seats on the board, celebrate and embrace that diversity.
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