Thank You for Supporting the Night of Starrs!

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We wanted to take a minute to thank everyone who supported our Night of Starrs event last week and helped make it such a success. Continue reading

Teaching Students Generosity: Service Learning Projects at Starr

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At Starr Commonwealth, generosity is an important part of what we teach the young people in our care. It is part of the Circle of CourageĀ®, a model of positive youth development that we use to help young people become emotionally healthy. To help students understand how to be generous, we use a variety of service learning projects in our local communities.

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Get Married in the Chapel-in-the-Woods!

dsc_0002_2The historic Starr Albion campus is home to many beautiful buildings, including our Chapel-in-the-Woods.

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Starr’s First Elizabeth Carey

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You probably know about Elizabeth Carey, Starr’s fifth President and CEO. But did you know that she is not the first person by that name to serve Starr Commonwealth?

The first Elizabeth Carey was a bookkeeper for Floyd Starr in the 1940’s. She lived in Albion, and her tenure at Starr has been described in publications as long and devoted. She also has a window bearing her name in the Chapel-in-the-Woods, pictured here.

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You’re Invited to the Starr Alumni Homecoming!

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This year, Starr is holding an Alumni Homecoming on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at our Albion campus. This is our way to reconnect with our alumni from all locations and show them that they are important to the success of our organization.

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