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UTHSC Symposium on Drug Addiction and Abuse Encourages University and Community Collaboration

Full Article and Video Written by Alan Burns  | December 13, 2019 Memphis community advocates and faculty from UTHSC came together at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center for a symposium to discuss drug abuse and addiction in Tennessee and its negative impact on overall health outcomes. The Symposium on Drug Abuse and Addiction, the …

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Five questions with the Memphis pastor on a mission to raise awareness around childhood trauma

Full Article and Video Caroline Bauman Longtime pastor and community activist Charlie Caswell knows there isn’t a silver bullet for improving the lives of students in poverty in Shelby County, but he firmly believes he’s come as close as possible to finding one. For Caswell, a high school dropout from the Frayser neighborhood in northwest Memphis, …

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Commercial Appeal 2018 Reader Nominees

Full Article The Commercial Appeal Editorial Board Who do you think made the greatest impact on the Memphis community in 2018? Last month, we asked readers to send us their nominations for The Commercial Appeal’s “2018 Person of the Year” Charlie Caswell, Director of Legacy of Legends CDC “Charlie leads a charge for juvenile justice, encourages transparency …

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