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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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  • OPENING OF THE NEW 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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  • REIMAGINING PRISON WITH THE VERA INSTITUTE OF JUSTICE

    October 15, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    On October 10th the Vera Institute of Justice held their Reimagining Prison conference at John Jay College. The event was the culmination of their Reimagining Prison Project and the release of their Reimagining Prison Report, which makes the case for a human-dignity centered approach to incarceration. The event was also held at the Cheshire Correctional Institution in Cheshire Connecticut, […]

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  • SMART ON CRIME CONFERENCE COMES TO JOHN JAY

    October 3, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    On September 25th and 26th, John Jay held the second annual Smart on Crime Innovations Conference, bringing together some of the nation’s top criminal justice authorities and respected leaders. Co-hosted by John Jay College, the Center for American Progress, and the Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation, a wide range of experts shared their experiences, their data, and […]

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  • EXECUTIVE MASTER’S PROGRAM IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE INAUGURAL GRADUATION

    September 24, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

        On September 17th, the College held the inaugural graduation of the NYPD/John Jay Executive Leadership Master’s Degree Program in Criminal Justice. This program, a partnership with John Jay and the New York City Police Department, was created to educate officers to meet the current and future challenges of policing in their communities. “Given […]

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  • JOHN JAY COLLEGE RANKS AMONG TOP PUBLIC COLLEGES AGAIN IN 2018

    September 24, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    John Jay College is ranked among the top public schools in the country by several publications in 2018, reaffirming our position as a leader in providing access to quality education at an affordable price, and in propelling low-income students into the middle class. In this year’s U.S. News and World Report’s Best Colleges rankings, John […]

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