CLS student Sydney Reuter received second place for her submission to the American Psychology-Law Society's Award for Best Undergraduate Paper. Her paper, written for her honors seminar class with assistant professor Dr. Evan Lowder, was titled "Improving Judicial Confidence in Pretrial Release Decisions: Pretrial Risk Assessments and Structured Guidelines."
By placing in the competition, her work is automatically accepted as a poster presentation to the upcoming annual APLS conference in March 2024.
Reuter will continue her education in the MS in Criminal Justice program at Mason this fall.
To read more about CLS honors seminar students sharing their research, click here.
August 30, 2023