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  • John Jay Faculty Scholarship Garners Major Research Grants

    November 17, 2009 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    John Jay received nearly $10 million dollars in research grants during the last quarter of the federal 2009 fiscal year. The agencies that awarded grants to the college included the National Institutes of Health; the Department of Homeland Security; the National Science Foundation; the National Institute of Justice; the U.S. Department of Education, the Bureau of Justice Assistance; New York State Department of Education; and the New York City Department of Corrections.

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  • Siegel+Gale CEO Alan Siegel Joins John Jay College Foundation Board

    November 17, 2009 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    John Jay College of Criminal Justice today announced the appointment of Alan Siegel to the John Jay College Foundation Board. Mr. Siegel is Founder and CEO of Siegel+Gale, one of the world’s premier strategic branding companies.

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  • John Jay College Prof. James Lynch nominated as Director of the Bureau of Justice Statistics

    November 3, 2009 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    Third Member of John Jay Community tapped to serve in Obama Administration Tuesday, November 3, 2009 — President Barack Obama has announced that he intends to nominate Professor James Lynch, distinguished professor at John Jay College of Criminal Justice as Director of the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS), U.S. Department of Justice. The nomination of […]

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  • John Jay College’s “Educating for Justice” Gala Pays Tribute to Lynn and Jules Kroll and Herb Sturz

    November 2, 2009 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice

    John Jay College of Criminal Justice honored Lynn and Jules Kroll, longtime philanthropists in New York; and Herb Sturz, a recognized public service leader for their respective contributions to public service and education at the College’s “Educating for Justice” Gala on Thursday, October 29. Herb Sturz received the Award for Social Entrepreneurship in recognition of […]

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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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