As of August 11, 2021, George Mason University will require all individuals on our campus to wear masks indoors, including classrooms and laboratories, regardless of vaccination status. For more information, please see Mason’s updated mask policy.
Professor Cynthia Lum and Professor David Wilson have been named Fellows of the American Society of Criminology (ASC) in recognition of their scholarly contributions to criminology and distinction in the discipline.
The Department of Criminology, Law and Society congratulates the Class of 2021 on all on your achievements and wish you continued success! Please watch the video celebration honoring all CLS awardees and graduates.
The CLS Department congratulates Brielle Manovich on her graduation! Brielle earned her MA in Higher Education and Student Development while employed as the Graduate Coordinator for the department's MS and MA/PhD programs. On behalf of the faculty and staff, we congratulate you on your outstanding achievement!
Congratulations to criminology, law and society doctoral student Taylor Hartwell! She has received a Graduate Student Mentor Award from OSCAR. Hartwell was recognized for successfully introducing students to research via ongoing projects and then transitioning undergraduates to independent work and research publications.
Congratulations to the entire Criminology, Law and Society undergraduate advising team! Elli Ambros, Olivia Inturias, Meghan Jack, and Kristin Tyburczy were all nominated for Mason's 2021 Academic Advisor of the Year award.
The Department of Criminology, Law and Society congratulates six criminology, law and society majors who have received the 2021 Peter N. Stearns Provost Scholar Athlete Award. These student-athletes will be honored at an online ceremony on February 15.
Cynthia Lum and Christopher Koper have received the 2020 Outstanding Book Award from the American Society of Criminology's Division on Policing for their book "Evidence-Based Policing: Translating Research into Practice."