Criminal Justice Graduate Students, Leah Hamilton, was recently awarded an Advanced Graduate Scholar Award from the College of Liberal Arts. Advanced Graduate Scholar Awards provide financial support to resident doctoral students pursuing research in the humanities or humanistic social sciences in the College of Liberal Arts and the Tyler School of Arts. Awardees receive a…Details
Dr. Nicole Gonzalez Van Cleve was recently selected as a finalist for the 2016 C. Wright Mills Award, granted by The Society for the Study of Social Problems. She was selected as a finalist for her book, Crook County: Racism and Injustice in America’s Largest Criminal Court.
Steve Belenko has won the ASC Division of Experimental Criminology’s 2017 Jerry Lee Lifetime Achievement Award. This award recognizes his lifetime achievement in the field of experimental criminology as evidenced by a body of research developed over a career of interest in substance abuse prevention as well as his leadership in the use of experimental…Details
Criminal Justice student Nahla Ward has just been selected to receive the Diamond Award. The Diamond Award is the highest recognition by Student Affairs given to a Temple University undergraduate student. This recognition is based on a holistic evaluation of the student’s accomplishments. The Award is reserved for those who have demonstrated superior leadership, academic…Details
Class 16-08 of the Temple University Seasonal Law Enforcement Training Program were joined by family, friends and guests for a graduation ceremony held at the Temple University Ambler Campus on December 20, 2016. The event included a keynote address from Chief Ranger Norman Nelson, Jr. of the National Park Service, a presentation of certificates of…Details
Congratulations to Nicole, who’s book, “Crook County,” was nominated for an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work by a Debut Author. Click here for more information about the NAACP Image Awards.
The department would like to recognize our December 2016 graduates who achieved the designation of “Distinction in Major” for maintaining a GPA of 3.5 or higher in their Criminal Justice classes. Those students are: Shayne Barren Tiffany Bernert Rikki Bocchinfuso Tori Broz James Hynd Hannah Krause Thomas Malampy Craig Miller Micah Moono Matthew Mundy Samuel…Details
Jamie Fader has been selected as the recipient of the 2016 Michael J. Hindelang Award, which is given annually to recognize the scholar with a recent book that makes “the most outstanding contribution to research in criminology.” Dr. Fader’s book, Falling Back: Incarceration and Transitions to Adulthood among Urban Youth was selected based on “the depth and originality…Details
It is our pleasure to announce that Lori Pompa has been awarded the ASC 2016 Teaching Award. This is a “lifetime-achievement award” recognizing the value of teaching that engages multiple communities and moves beyond traditional classroom settings and her role as the Founder and Director of the Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program. Congratulations Lori!!!