Announcements in the Department of Criminology & Criminal Justice Studies
The Fall 2013 Newsletter has finally arrived!
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The CCJS lecture series (CCJS 399) complements the academic training provided by the department. It is an excellent way to learn about the applied side of the disclipline of criminology and criminal justice studies. The class was originally created by CCJS students in the early days of the department who wanted to learn more about real world application.
- ABC Trainee Paid Position application due mid-December, 2013.
- Victor Treatment Centers (seeking full or part-time job applicants--training begins Dec. 30, 2013)
Studies of Interest
- PEW Labor Study, February 2012
Young, Underemployed and Optimistic: Coming of Age,
Slowly, in a Tough Economy. A recent study of the
employment situation, which compares what it was and is like for
parents and young adults, respectively. Download
- The Value of College Degrees What is the value of a college degree? Here's a statistical answer from Georgetown University Take this link now and take the link to Social Sciences, then look under "Criminology."
Conduct your own search of different occupations and locations: click here.
- Our Lives: Cell Phone Activities May 2013. The centrality of smartphones in life today.
For more discussion of contemporary issues see the Pacific Crime Blog or the Redwood Highway via the link to "Criminal Justice Resources" on the left.