March 27, 2006
06-047

Charles Harmon Director of University Relations, Sementha Mathews Manager of Public Information and Media Relations, Edtwon A. Myree Student Assistant

VSU looks at Faith Based Organizations

Dr. Shani Gray of Valdosta State University's Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminal Justice Department will present "Faith Based Organizations: What Are They and What Do They Do?" on Thursday, March 30, 2006, at 4 p.m., in the Hugh C. Bailey Science Center Room 1011.

The seminar will look into the relationship between FBOs and social services, specifically those within criminal justice agencies, using data collected from 128 FBOs in 11 Indiana Counties. This seminar is part of a weekly science series taking place at VSU through the end of April.

Admission is free and open to the general public. For more information, contact Dr. Blaine Browne at 249-4914 or at blbrowne@valdosta.edu.