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St. Thomas Law hosts Project Citizen Fair and Competition

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St. Thomas project participantsSHEREA L. RANDLE, public sector career counselor at St. Thomas University School of Law Office for Career Development, hosted the 2019 Miami-Dade County Public Schools Project Citizen Fair and Competition. Through the Project Citizen program, middle and high school aged students identify community problems, research alternative policies to resolve the problem, develop public policy, and work to implement a plan of action. There were a wide range of public policy topics presented for the Project Citizen Fair and Competition, including recycling electronic devices, mental-health concerns, gun violence, saving grey hounds, and privacy laws for educators. Miami-Dade County Commissioner Esteban L. Bovo, Jr., was the guest speaker for the event.