Past Events

Apr11

Presentation by Kristina Rose, Executive Director of End Violence Against Women International

Thursday, April 11, 2019 4:30 PM
Thompson Hall, #1017

Undergraduate and graduate students from the Criminology, Law and Society Department are invited to attend Professor Laurie Robinson's CRIM 517 practicum course for a presentation by Kristina Rose, Executive Director of End Violence Against Women International and former Senior Policy Advisor on Violence Against Women at the White House.

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Apr10

CLS Dissertation Defense: Courtney Porter

"Gatekeepers of the Juvenile Justice System: Intake Officers, Decision Making and Race Disparities in the Juvenile Justice System"

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Enterprise Hall, #318

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Mar26

GMU Visiting Filmmakers Series: Say Her Name: The Life and Death of Sandra Bland with Kate Davis and David Heilbroner

Film and Media Studies

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Johnson Center, Cinema

Say Her Name explores the death of Sandra Bland, a politically active 28-year-old African American who, after being arrested for a traffic violation in a small Texas town, was found hanging in her jail cell three days later. The film team followed the two-year case beginning shortly after Bland's death, investigating what really happened to her and what we may learn from her tragedy.

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Mar20

MS in Criminal Justice Info Session

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Merten Hall (formerly University Hall), #1203

Come learn more about the new MS in Criminal Justice at GMU! The MS in Criminal Justice is designed for those who want to compete on the job market or advance their careers. MS highlights include award-winning faculty, a top-ranked department, and a focus on evidence-based policies and practices.

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