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  • John Jay College Hosts Disability Mentoring Day

    October 19, 2009 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    First NYC College to Serve as a Mentoring Site for Local Disability Mentoring Day What: On October 21st, John Jay College will be the first college in the City to serve as a mentoring site for New York City’s Disability Mentoring Day. The College will host four local individuals with disabilities who will “shadow” staff […]

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  • PROFESSOR DAVID GREEN WINS BRITISH SOCIETY OF CRIMINOLOGY 2009 BOOK PRIZE

    September 3, 2009 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    September 3, 2009, New York, NY – David Green, Assistant Professor of Sociology at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, was recently awarded the British Society of Criminology’s 2009 Book Prize for When Children Kill Children: Penal Populism and Political Culture (Oxford University Press, 2008). The award is presented annually to recognize the work of […]

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  • John Jay College Launches “National Network for Safe Communities” To Reduce Violent Crime and Overt Drug Markets and To Build a New Standard of Practice for Reducing Crime in the US

    June 15, 2009 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    Providence, RI, June 15, 2009 — The Center for Crime Prevention and Control of John Jay College of Criminal Justice today officially launched the National Network for Safe Communities (NNSC) at a press conference held at the U.S. Conference of Mayors in Providence, RI. According to Jeremy Travis, NNSC co-chair and President of John Jay […]

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  • Negar Farshbaf Named 2009-2010 St. Guillen Scholar

    May 27, 2009 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    New York, NY, May 27, 2009 — John Jay College of Criminal Justice today announced that Negar Farshbaf is the 2009-2010 recipient of the Imette St. Guillen Scholarship. She is a graduate student with a diverse background in activism and volunteerism. “Negar Farshbaf exemplifies the very best of what the St. Guillen Scholarship is intended […]

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  • MORE THAN 2,700 STUDENTS TO GRADUATE FROM JOHN JAY COLLEGE OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE ON THURSDAY, MAY 28

    May 27, 2009 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    Award-winning Journalist Ted Koppel to Receive Honorary Degree Leaders in Academia and Journalism Will Receive Honorary Degrees for their Life-long Commitment to Academic Excellence and Social Justice New York, NY, May27, 2009 – Students, alumni, faculty and guests will gather in the Madison Square Garden Theatre for the College’s Commencement exercises on Thursday, May 28, […]

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  • John Jay College Announces Winners of 2009 Justice Awards

    March 31, 2009 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    Mary Robinson, BJ Bernstein and NYU Brennan Center for Justice Recognized for their Exemplary Dedication to Justice John Jay College of Criminal Justice will present the 2009 John Jay Justice Awards to Mary Robinson, former President of Ireland; BJ Bernstein, a prominent Atlanta-based attorney; and the Brennan Center for Justice at New York University School […]

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  • JOHN JAY COLLEGE CENTER ON MEDIA, CRIME AND JUSTICE AWARDS 21 JOURNALISTS WITH WHITE COLLAR CRIME REPORTING FELLOWSHIPS

    March 25, 2009 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    NEW YORK, March 25, 2009 —Twenty-one journalists from print, online and broadcast outlets around the nation have been selected as fellows to attend a McCormick Foundation Specialized Reporting Institute on financial crime at John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York City on April 1st and April 2nd. The Institute, one of a series […]

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  • Sir Ian Blair, Retired Commissioner of the London Metropolitan Police, to Speak at John Jay College

    March 25, 2009 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    What: Sir Ian Blair, retired Commissioner of the London Metropolitan Police, will deliver a lecture on police leadership and policing trends. Part of the Patrick V. Murphy Lecture Series on Police Leadership sponsored by the John Jay Leadership Academy The Patrick V. Murphy Lecture Series was established to foster and promote an ongoing dialogue among […]

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  • Call for Entries to the “Make Talk Work Second International Video Competition for Short Films

    March 2, 2009 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    New York, NY, March 2, 2009 – The City University of New York Dispute Resolution Consortium (CUNY DRC) at John Jay College of Criminal Justice has announced the Make Talk Work® Second International Video Competition for short films that can demonstrate how peaceful solutions could be found for difficult issues. The project, funded by the […]

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  • Vivien Hoexter Named Vice President for Marketing and Development of John Jay College

    February 26, 2009 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    New York, NY, February 26, 2009 – Jeremy Travis, President of John Jay College of Criminal Justice today announced the appointment of Vivien Hoexter as Vice President for Marketing and Development. “In every position she has held, Vivien has been highly successful at increasing the organization’s visibility, building a team of professionals committed to the […]

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