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  • JOHN JAY VIDEO PRODUCER WINS HBO FILM AWARD

    November 15, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    You might not notice Sebastian Rea at John Jay events, but that’s probably because he’s behind a camera videotaping you, your friends, and your colleagues. “As a video producer here at John Jay, my job is to tell stories of student success through a more narrative or documentary lens, highlighting the students and faculty who […]

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  • PROFESSOR MONICA VARSANYI’S NEW BOOK WINS AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CRIMINOLOGY AWARD

    November 13, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    In November 2018, Monica Varsanyi, Professor of Political Science, along with her co-authors, will receive the 2018 Outstanding Book in Policing Award by the American Society of Criminology (ASC), Division of Policing. Titled Policing Immigrants: Local Law Enforcement on the Front Lines, Varsanyi’s book uses data from three national surveys, to analyze the role of law enforcement […]

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  • EMILY TARRATS (’93) MAKING HER MARK AT THE U.S. POSTAL INSPECTION SERVICE

    November 7, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      Since graduating from John Jay, alumna Emily Tarrats (’93) has had a successful career with the United States Postal Inspector Service. We spoke with Tarrats to learn more about what she does as a U.S. Postal Inspector, her career staying-power, and her advice for current John Jay students. Finding Her Career As a John […]

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  • JOHN JAY STUDENTS PRESENT AT INTERNATIONAL CRIMINOLOGY CONFERENCE IN BOSNIA

    November 5, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    Students in John Jay’s International Criminal Justice (ICJ) BA major participated in the European Society of Criminology conference held in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, at the beginning of this fall semester. The theme of the conference was Crimes Against Humanity, which is also a key focus area for the ICJ program. Students Raymond Hilker, Amina […]

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  • LESSONS IN LEADERSHIP FROM COLLEGE PRESIDENTS

    October 25, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      On October 22, 2018, in front of 180 guests at the Princeton Club, Women in Development brought together three powerful college presidents to discuss leadership, management, fundraising, and careers. John Jay’s President Karol V. Mason, was joined on stage with Rev. Dr. Serene Jones, President of Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York; and […]

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  • STUDENT OPENING OF THE IMMIGRANT STUDENT SUCCESS CENTER

    October 23, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      On October 16th, the John Jay community celebrated the opening of the Immigrant Student Success Center. As a safe space where students can receive help and guidance through the many hurdles regarding their immigration status. The center aims to provide undocumented students the support they need to achieve their career and life goals. “Any […]

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  • FALL CAREER & INTERNSHIP FAIR OFFERS NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES

    October 23, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      On September 20th, 1,209 John Jay students attended the Career and Internship Fair, taking advantage of the 111 recruiters there. Sponsored by the Dallas Police Department, Portland Police and the U.S. Army, recruiters were eager to meet with students and offer internship opportunities as well as full-time and part-time employment. “Fairs like these are […]

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  • BOXING CHAMP HEATHER HARDY ’05 GIVES KNOCKOUT ADVICE

    October 22, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      At this year’s New Student Convocation, alumna Heather Hardy ’05 wowed the crowd with a rousing keynote address. New students and transfer students walked out of the event fired up to fulfill their dreams. We decided that everyone in the John Jay community could be inspired by her story, and we wanted to learn more […]

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  • JOHN JAY SUPPORTS PURPLE THURSDAY

    October 22, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Today, John Jay President Karol V. Mason, students, faculty, and staff, are showing their support by wearing purple on “Purple Thursday.” This month-long observance reminds us to recognize, report, and prevent domestic violence.

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  • GREATER GOTHAM GRABS PRESTIGIOUS AWARD FOR JOHN JAY COLLEGE’S MIKE WALLACE

    October 22, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    (New York, NY) With a focus on the metamorphosis of New York City at the start of the 20th century, John Jay College Professor Mike Wallace’s Greater Gotham: A History of New York City from 1898 to 1919 (Oxford University Press) tells a story so compelling it was selected for the Ralph Waldo Emerson Award presented by Phi Beta […]

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