Professor Greg Donaldson, the author of Zebratown, the just-published book on a former prisoner’s struggle to reinvent himself, and Professor Todd Clear, one of the country’s leading criminologists, are among the six judges named for the 6th annual John Jay/Harry Frank Guggenheim Prize for Excellence in Criminal Justice Reporting, Stephen Handelman, director of the John Jay College Center on Media, Crime and Justice, announced today.
September 27, 2010 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice
September 21, 2010 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice
The U.S. Department of Education’s Minority Science and Engineering Improvement Program (MSEIP) has awarded $600,000 for the support and expansion of John Jay’s Program for Research Initiatives for Science Majors (PRISM).
September 14, 2010 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Music for Humanity, a narrated concert in memory of Daniel Pearl, reporter for The Wall Street Journal, will be held on Saturday, September 25, 2010 at 7:30 PM at the Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College, 899 Tenth Avenue, NYC. Admission is FREE and no tickets are required.
September 9, 2010 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice
The Center for International Human Rights (CIHR) at John Jay College of Criminal Justice has received a grant of $92,419 from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) in support of the Center’s Policing Across Borders project. The new grant will fund two workshops which will focus on immigration and security and will expand the geographical reach of the project to include officials from Italy, Spain and Malta.
August 26, 2010 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice
John Jay College of Criminal Justice welcomed its first-ever all-baccalaureate freshman class. Of the more than 2,000 enrolled freshmen, a record 85 percent attended the two-day Orientation Program along with 433 of their parents.
Jessica Stern to Discuss Her New Book “Denial: A Memoir of Terror” at John Jay College of Criminal JusticeAugust 17, 2010 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Jessica Stern will discuss her new book Denial: A Memoir of Terror, a candid, courageous and hopeful study of the trauma she experienced and its aftermath. This memoir offers an intense examination of an unsolved brutal rape and how the after effects of trauma can influence the personal and professional life of its victim. She will be joined by a panel of experts on crime victims and trauma.
July 29, 2010 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice
John Jay College of Criminal Justice, along with the Office of the Manhattan District Attorney and the Office of the Manhattan Borough President, co-hosted “Communities & Justice: Partnerships & Challenges for the 21st Century,” a two-day criminal justice symposium.
July 21, 2010 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice
John Jay College of Criminal Justice received a record $21 million dollars in external grants during the 2009-2010 fiscal year, a 28.1% increase over the previous year.
July 12, 2010 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice
First CUNY College to Create its Own App John Jay College of Criminal Justice is the first College in The City University of New York system to feature an app on both the iPhone and Android cell phone platforms. The College now joins the ranks of only a few colleges nationwide to have a smart […]
Internationally Recognized Scholars and Leaders to Discuss Crime, Justice and Policing at John Jay Conference in Marrakesh, MoroccoMay 26, 2010 | John Jay College of Criminal Justice
John Jay College of Criminal Justice will sponsor its Ninth Biennial International Conference on “Societies in Transition: Balancing Security, Social Justice and Tradition” in Marrakesh, Morocco from June 2 – 5, 2010.