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  • JOHN JAY WINS HONORABLE DELEGATION AWARD AT THE 2018 NATIONAL MODEL U.N. CONFERENCE

    April 24, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      April, 2018, New York, NY —For the 14th consecutive year, John Jay ranked among the top ten percent of colleges and universities at the National Model United Nations (NMUN), which competed with one another in a week-long global competition that brought together approximately 5,500 students from over 30 countries around the world. Each year, NMUN […]

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  • RESEARCH & CREATIVITY WEEK: LISSET DURAN’S AWARD-WINNING RESEARCH ON BREAST CANCER GENETICS

    April 18, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      This year’s Research & Creativity Week (April 30 – May 4) will feature John Jay’s talented student researchers, including those that are receiving awards for groundbreaking innovations in the sciences. Lisset Duran (’18), who is part of the Program for Research Initiatives in Science and Math (PRISM), is the first student at John Jay to ever […]

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  • CHAMPION OF WOMEN’S RIGHTS RASHIDA MANJOO AND PIONEERING CRIMINOLOGIST RONALD V. CLARKE TO RECEIVE HONORARY DEGREES FROM JOHN JAY COLLEGE OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE

    April 18, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      New York, NY, April 11, 2018 – John Jay College of Criminal Justice today announced that honorary degrees will be presented to Rashida Manjoo, Professor of Public Law at University of Cape Town, South Africa and former United Nations Special Rapporteur on Violence Against Women, and Ronald V. Clarke, University Professor at the Rutgers School […]

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  • FROM THE ASHES: DOCUMENTARY SCREENING AND DISCUSSION ON THE IMPACTS OF COAL

    April 18, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      John Jay College of Criminal Justice will host a screening and panel discussion on “From the Ashes” – a documentary that captures Americans in communities across the country as they wrestle with the legacy of the coal industry. From Appalachia to the West’s Powder River Basin, the film goes beyond the rhetoric of the […]

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  • COMPETITION WINNER MONICA ZAMBRANO SAQUICELA (’18) CONFIDENTLY PURSUES A PUBLIC SERVICE CAREER

    April 16, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      Monica Zambrano Saquicela has always been ahead of the game. When she arrived to John Jay as a transfer student during her sophomore year, she immediately started taking graduate-level classes through the College’s combined Baccalaureate/Master’s Degree Program. This year, she’ll be graduating with an MPA in Inspection and Oversight, which allows her to pursue […]

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  • JOHN JAY HOSTS FIRST-EVER CONFERENCE ON WOMEN IN LAW ENFORCEMENT

    April 16, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      On March 23, during Women’s History Month, John Jay hosted the first-ever Symposium on Women in Law Enforcement, sponsored by the John Jay College Department of Public Safety and the FBI-New York Office, and with generous support from Siemens Corporation. The daylong conference featured presentations from invited guests and John Jay faculty members on current […]

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  • SENIOR ISMARY CALDERON IS BOTH DREAMING AND DOING

    April 16, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      Ismary Calderon makes courage look easy, even though she describes herself as shy. During her first year at John Jay, she started an internship with the Unaccompanied Latin American Minor Project (U-LAMP), and ever since then, she’s been learning how to use her voice as a leader for change, especially in the field of […]

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  • JOHN JAY STUDENTS AND FACULTY HOSTED EVENTS FOR THE 62ND UNITED NATIONS COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN

    April 16, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      John Jay is known as a leader in preparing students for careers in international relations, and this March, following a years-long tradition, students and faculty members participated in the 62nd United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW). The annual two-week series is devoted to exploring issues that impact women across the globe and finding […]

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  • RESEARCH & CREATIVITY WEEK: JOSEPH MAHMUD’S JOB APP FOR FORMERLY INCARCERATED INDIVIDUALS

    April 16, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      This year’s Research & Creativity week (April 30 – May 4) is set to have some of John Jay’s most talented students present their latest innovations, research projects and portfolios. One of the highly anticipated presentations comes from Joseph Mahmud (’18), who is creating an app that helps formerly incarcerated individuals find jobs. “My team members […]

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  • DEBORAH KOETZLE, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, RECEIVES CITY & STATE NEW YORK ABOVE & BEYOND AWARD

    April 16, 2018 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

      Deborah Koetzle, Ph.D., Associate Professor and the Executive Officer of the Doctoral Program in Criminal Justice, was in El Salvador working to help improve severe prison overcrowding, when she received an unexpected email from City & State New York, a media organization dedicated to covering local politics and policy. The email said that she would […]

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