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  • MORE THAN 3,700 STUDENTS GRADUATE FROM JOHN JAY COLLEGE OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 30, 2018

    May 29, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      Champion of Women’s Rights Rashida Manjoo and Pioneering Criminologist Ronald V. Clarke to Receive Honorary Degrees and Address the Graduating Class WHAT: Led by President Karol V. Mason, who will preside over the ceremonies for the first time, students, alumni, faculty and guests will gather at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing, N.Y., for John Jay College of Criminal […]

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  • RON MOELIS FELLOWS WIN ECHOING GREEN SOCIAL INNOVATION CHALLENGE

    May 29, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      The Ron Moelis Social Innovation Fellowship was created to help John Jay students pursue business endeavors and opportunities that are socially responsible. That’s why Joseph Mahmud, Steven Pacheco and Donauta Watson-Starcevic, three inaugural Ron Moelis Social Innovation Fellows, started creating CONNECTr, a mobile app that will help people with criminal records find employers open to hiring […]

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  • JOHN JAY COLLEGE HOSTS SOLITARY CONFINEMENT WEEK

    May 16, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      Solitary confinement has become a critical issue in criminal justice reform, and this April, John Jay College, in partnership with The Center on Media, Crime and Justice, Public Square Media and National Religious Campaign Against Torture (NRCAT), hosted Solitary Confinement Week, a weeklong series of events designed to educate journalists, advocates, John Jay community […]

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  • John Jay’s Ace Program To Welcome A Third Cohort With Support From The Mayor’s Office For Economic Opportunity And The Laura And John Arnold Foundation

    May 4, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    Thursday, May 3, 2018 – The Accelerate, Complete and Engage (ACE) program at John Jay College of Criminal Justice will welcome a third cohort of students this fall 2018, with support from the Mayor’s Office of Economic Opportunity (NYC Opportunity) for an additional 275 to 300 students for up to five years. The program is designed to improve […]

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  • JOHN JAY’S ACE PROGRAM TO WELCOME A THIRD COHORT WITH SUPPORT FROM THE MAYOR’S OFFICE FOR ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY AND THE LAURA AND JOHN ARNOLD FOUNDATION

    May 3, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    Contact:  Rama Sudhakar, 212-237-8628 Thursday, May 3, 2018 – The Accelerate, Complete and Engage (ACE) program at John Jay College of Criminal Justice will welcome a third cohort of students this fall 2018, with support from the Mayor’s Office of Economic Opportunity (NYC Opportunity) for an additional 275 to 300 students for up to five […]

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  • ALUMNI RETURN TO CAMPUS FOR 10TH ALL-CLASS REUNION

    April 30, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      On April 20, John Jay alumni gathered on campus to celebrate their accomplishments and enjoy a night with old friends at the annual Alumni Reunion. Over 400 alumni and guests registered for the event. This year’s Alumni Reunion was the 10th consecutive all-class reunion in John Jay’s 53-year history. The event coincided with the 25th anniversary […]

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  • MCNAIR SCHOLARS PROGRAM CELEBRATES 25-YEAR ANNIVERSARY

    April 30, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      It’s been 25 years since the Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program was first launched at John Jay College, and to celebrate the program’s outstanding track record of getting students accepted to Ph.D. programs, a series of events were scheduled through the spring semester. In late March, the McNair program hosted an alumni panel […]

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  • NCIS’S PAULEY PERRETTE CREATES A FORENSIC SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP

    April 30, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      On the hit show NCIS Pauley Perrette plays a quirky, crime-solving forensic scientist named “Abby Sciuto.” In every episode “Abby” uses cutting-edge technology to help solve U.S. Navy criminal investigations—a career path many of our students aspire to reach. Perrette established the Pauley Perrette Forensic Science Scholarship to help support John Jay undergraduate students that traditionally have been […]

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  • TOREY MCNEIL (’17) CREATES A SCHOLARSHIP FOR STUDENTS WITH FULL-TIME JOBS

    April 24, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      When Torey McNeil graduated last year, the president asked how many students worked either a part-time or full-time jobs. “The entire audience stood up,” says McNeil. “That’s who we are at John Jay, we’re working jobs and we’re driven. With that drive we lead our own way to success.” “That’s who we are at […]

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  • RESEARCH & CREATIVITY WEEK: KAREN ARGUETA (’18) IS PRODUCING A PODCAST FOR YOUNG PEOPLE’S STORIES

    April 24, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      This year’s Research & Creativity Week (April 30 – May 4) will feature John Jay’s talented and creative student innovators, including those that are discovering new ways of using stories to promote equity and justice. Karen Argueta (’18), who is graduating this May with a major in Criminology, is a Senior Producer with Life Out Loud, a […]

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