Project Newgate: The First Five Years

  title={Project Newgate: The First Five Years},
  author={Richard J. Clendenen and John R. Ellingston and Ronald J. Severson},
  journal={Crime \& Delinquency},
  pages={55 - 64}
The Minnesota Newgate program uses full-time college work as part of a comprehensive service that includes classes within the correctional institu tion, group counseling, and, upon parole, transfer to a halfway house on the University of Minnesota campus. The program's aim is to orient the student toward a promising career; it provides each participant with in tensive group guidance and support as he undertakes unfamiliar tasks and new roles; and it bridges the transition from the correctional… 

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