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Seven Westminster Students Inducted into Alpha Kappa Delta International Sociology Honorary Society

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Seven Westminster College Criminal Justice Studies, International Studies and Sociology majors were inducted into Alpha Kappa Delta, the International Sociology Honorary Society, on April 19, 2017. The initiated students were Rebecca Buckham, Gabriella Fabish, Coty Gander, Kelly Klaas, Caitlynn Kreider, Brittany Mavrich and Maximalian Ungerman. Charissa Mikoski is the current President and Treasurer of AKD. To be eligible for membership the students demonstrated high academic performance in both their major and general college coursework.

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Inside-Out Students Present Program Ideas to Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction Admin

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Westminster College students participating in the Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program course at Trumbull Correctional Institution (TCI) had the opportunity to present program proposals to Mr. Todd Ishee, regional director of prisons in Northeast Ohio, Ms. Charmaine Bracy, warden of Trumbull Correctional Institution, and other Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction (ODRC) officials on April 11, 2017. Students proposed an arts program that would occur within the prison, an 8 week reentry course featuring job and interview skills, and a pilot work release program.

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Westminster College Students Attend Criminology Conference

An artist’s impression of a Jupiter-like planet orbiting close to its star (G. Bacon STSci/NASA/ESA)

Monday, November 28, 2016

Dr. Kristenne Robison, professor of criminal justice, and five senior criminal justice studies students traveled to New Orleans to present their senior capstone research at The American Society of Criminology Conference.

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Humans of Westminster: Meet Kristenne

Monday, November 7, 2016

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Westminster College Sociology and Criminal Justice Faculty Receives SAGE Award

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Dr. Jamie Chapman, Westminster College assistant professor of sociology and criminal justice studies, was selected to receive the American Sociology Association’s SAGE Teaching innovations and Professional Development Award.

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Join Us: Research Celebration, April 20

Friday, April 15, 2016

Westminster College will host the Undergraduate Research and Arts Celebration (URAC) featuring presentations and performances from more than 300 students from each department, April 20 from 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. throughout campus.

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Faculty, Student and Alum Present at the American Society of Criminology in Washington, D.C.

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

For the fifth year in a row, faculty, students, and alumni from Westminster College presented at The American Society of Criminology in Washington, D.C.

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Student Participants Talk About Experiences in the Inside-Out Program

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Dr. Kristenne Robison, associate professor of sociology and criminal justice studies at Westminster College, encouraged three students share the unique and positive ways they have affected residents at the Trumbull Correctional Institution.

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“Ways of Knowing Faculty Scholarship” Panel

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

“You may know Westminster’s faculty primarily as excellent teachers, but all of our faculty members are also active scholars, each a respected expert in his or her various field of study,” said Dr. Michael E. Aleprete Jr., first year program coordinator and associate professor of political science.

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Criminal Justice Students Visit Trumbull Correctional Institution

Monday, May 11, 2015

As spring semester draws to a close, Westminster College students reminisce about their weekly visits to Trumbull Correctional Institution in Leavittsburg, Ohio.

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