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employment

Washtenaw United
Susan Smith / United Way of Washtenaw County

If you’ve been convicted of a crime, getting a job can be far more difficult.  That is particularly true for felons but even those with misdemeanors run into employment barriers.  That’s the idea behind an upcoming expungement fair in Washtenaw County.  In this week’s "Washtenaw United," attorney Michael Kiehne and Michigan Works! Washtenaw County Service Manager Johnny Epps discuss the societal benefits of helping the convicted fully reintegrate. 


Creative Commons

Federal agencies could soon catch up to Washtenaw County when it comes to hiring individuals who have been incarcerated.

 

Washtenaw Community College

Washtenaw Community College will host a community resource fair on Tuesday, March 29th.


Ypsilanti Township

Ypsilanti Township is now accepting applications for seasonal employment.


More Ann Arbor Teachers Recalled

Aug 23, 2013
AAPS

The Ann Arbor public school district continues to recall teachers laid off in the spring, but as WEMU's Andrew Cluley reports, the pace has slowed to a trickle.