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  • John Jay’s Professor Volpe Receives Double Honors For Her Outstanding Work In Dispute Resolution

    November 18, 2008 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    New York, NY, November 18, 2008 – Professor Maria Volpe, Director of the Dispute Resolution Program at John Jay College of Criminal Justice recently garnered dual honors for her exceptional work in dispute resolution. The New York State Dispute Resolution Association (NYSDRA) named her the 2008 Winner of their Lawrence Cooke Peace Innovator Award. And, […]

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  • Free Children’s Concert Celebrates 60th Anniversary of International Declaration of Human Rights

    November 17, 2008 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    What: Concerts by Children will present a narrated Musical Celebration of the 60th Anniversary of the International Declaration of Human Rights. Musical Program will include the premiere of Intermezzo by Franz Schreker, a Jewish composer persecuted during the Holocaust as well as works by Handel, Gounod, Vivaldi, Teleman and Beethoven. Who: Eli Wallach, guest narrator […]

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  • Courtroom Drama A Few Good woMen is Given a Feminine Twist in New John Jay College Student Production

    November 11, 2008 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    What: A Few Good woMen is new and retitled production of Aaron Sorkin’s A Few Good Men. The John Jay College production, is unique in its casting of several main characters as women, such as the prosecuting attorney, Lieutenant Ross, and the honor-bound defendant, Corporal Dawson; resulting in a gripping depiction of women in the […]

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  • President Travis Highlights John Jay’s Goals, Accomplishments and Challenges

    November 7, 2008 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    State of the College Address Details College Transformation New York, NY, November 5, 2008 — Pointing with pride to the hundreds of thousands of students — “full of ambition, eager to leave their mark” — who have been touched by the John Jay experience over the years, President Jeremy Travis opened his State of the […]

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  • Los Angeles Police Chief William Bratton Delivers Major Address on Police Leadership at John Jay College

    November 4, 2008 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    New York, NY, October 22, 2008 — William Bratton, Chief of the Los Angeles Police Department, brought his views on cutting-edge police leadership to the annual Patrick V. Murphy Lecture hosted by the John Jay College of Criminal Justice Leadership Academy. The October 22 lecture drew a standing-room-only audience to hear Bratton speak about “transformative […]

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  • John Jay’s Professor Katz Wins 2008 New York Post Liberty Medal

    October 24, 2008 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    New York, NY, October 22, 2008 — Jane Katz, Professor of Physical Education and Athletics at John Jay College was just named as one of nine winners of the New York Post Liberty Medals for 2008. The New York Post created the Liberty Medals program seven years ago, following the 9/11 terrorist attacks, to honor […]

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  • Los Angeles Police Chief William J. Bratton to Speak at John Jay College

    October 20, 2008 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    What: William J. Bratton, chief of the Los Angeles Police Department and former New York City Police Commissioner, 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 […]

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  • Former United States Solicitor General Drew S. Days III to Speak at John Jay College

    October 15, 2008 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    What: When Will U.S. Courts Join the International Constitutional Conversation? Renowned attorney and legal scholar Drew S. Days will give a lecture on the role of United States courts in the international constitutional conversation. Days has successfully argued many cases before the Supreme Court of the United States, touching upon such diverse subjects as international […]

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  • A Call to Action: How Men and Women Can Work to Together to Prevent Violence Against Women

    October 8, 2008 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    What: “Women and Men as Allies in Preventing Men’s Violence Against Women”, a panel discussion on the roles that women and men play in the primary prevention of men’s violence against women. Held in support of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the event will focus on developing solutions and promoting a dialogue between criminal justice leaders, […]

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  • GRADUATE STUDENT SARAH KOPELOVICH WINS AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION RESEARCH AWARD

    October 7, 2008 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    New York, NY, October 7, 2008 – Sarah Kopelovich, a second-year graduate student in the CUNY Doctoral Program in Forensic Psychology at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, recently won the prestigious American Psychological Association (APA) National Convention Research Award. The award was presented by Psi Chi, the National Honor Society in Psychology, at the […]

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