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  • JOHN JAY STUDENT MIRANDA BARNES IS BREAKING INTO THE ART WORLD WITH HER ASTOUNDING PHOTOGRAPHY

    December 18, 2017 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    When John Jay student Miranda Barnes first created her photo series “Doubles” as part of a course she was taking to fulfill her minor in Art, she had no idea it would be picked up in major news outlets that included Vice, Huffington Post, Bust, and more. The photo series, which focuses on black female […]

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  • At Planking Ceremony, John Jay College is Recognized as A Member of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Program

    December 18, 2017 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    On November 28, the John Jay College of Criminal Justice Auxiliary University Detachment held its first planking ceremony in which inductees were officially recognized as members of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary (USCG) program. The ceremony celebrated the establishment of the detachment and included President Karol Mason as well as prominent USCG active duty personnel […]

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  • Bill Moyers named the 2018 Justice Media Trailblazer by John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    December 1, 2017 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    New York, NY, December 1, 2017 — Bill Moyers, a legend in broadcast journalism for four decades, has been selected as the 2018 Justice Media Trailblazer, an award given annually by the John Jay College of Criminal Justice and The Crime Report to honor individuals in the media or media-related fields who have advanced national understanding on the […]

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  • JOHN JAY’S FOURTH ANNUAL DAY OF GIVING RAISES OVER $100,000 TOWARDS STUDENT SUCCESS

    November 30, 2017 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    On Thursday, November 16, 2017, John Jay College celebrated its fourth Annual Day of Giving at John Jay. Within the span of 24 hours, 244 donations were made raising a total of $100,026.87. This Annual Day of Giving, the College identified four priority areas: the Student Emergency Fund, The John Jay 2020 Scholarship, DACA and Undocumented […]

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  • ALUMNA ROSARIO ORENGO HAS RECEIVED PRESTIGIOUS BIG APPLE AWARD FROM NYC DOE

    November 30, 2017 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    When Rosario Orengo enrolled in John Jay in the fall of 1995, she was sure she would graduate with a degree in Forensic Psychology and become an FBI investigator—just like Clarice Starling. But soon after starting the program, she realized it wasn’t like what she’d seen in the movies, so she went back to her […]

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  • ALUMNUS SHAWN WILLIAMS IS AWARDED PRESTIGIOUS FELLOWSHIP TOWARDS DOCTORAL STUDIES IN SCIENCE

    November 30, 2017 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    After Shawn Williams graduated from John Jay in 2015 with a degree in Forensic Science, he knew he wanted to pursue an advanced career in the sciences. He began a PhD at Brown University and has now received a Gilliam Fellowship for Advanced Study from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, which will offer financial assistance […]

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  • John Jay Students Participate in MSNBC’s “The Beat with Ari Melber” Thanksgiving Special

    November 28, 2017 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    This November, Ari Melber, legal analyst and host of MSNBC’s show “The Beat with Ari Melber,” invited John Jay students from the College’s Pre-Law Institute to participate in a special Thanksgiving edition. The show, which aired on November 24, focused on Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s ongoing investigation into potential collusion between the Trump Campaign and Russia. […]

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  • PRISM Students Earn Awards for Their Research at National STEM Conferences

    November 9, 2017 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    Two John Jay students have earned national awards for their undergraduate research in science at national conferences that promote diversity and inclusion in STEM. Senior and Macaulay Honors College student Lisset Duran, who attended the Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) conference with a travel grant, won an award for […]

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  • Family Palooza Brings Families to John Jay for a Day of Campus Fun

    November 9, 2017 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    Families flocked to campus on October 21st for Family Palooza, a daylong carnival-style event hosted by the Office of Student Transition Programs. Formerly known as Family Weekend, the event allowed families to learn about the College’s myriad offerings while spending a Saturday afternoon having fun together. “This year, families saw the program and got excited,” […]

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  • For Veteran’s Day, John Jay College Honors its Veteran Students

    November 9, 2017 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    For Veterans Day, John Jay College is celebrating its student veteran population. With 530 veterans currently enrolled, the College takes pride in honoring its many veteran students who have served in various military branches and have made tremendous sacrifices for the nation and the greater good. Recognized as a Best for Vets and Veteran Friendly higher education […]

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