College of Criminal Justice

Anniversary Convocation Symposia

April 24, 2015

9:00 am Beto Chair Lecture and Discussion
Michael Maxfield, Professor, John Jay College of Criminal Justice

10:30 am Coffee with the Speakers

10:45 am Symposia One:
Historical Perspectives on Development of a Knowledge Base

          Criminology: Brittany Hayes
          Police: Jim Dozier
          Corrections: Jeff Bouffard
          Security: John Payne
          Victimology: Victoria Titterington
          Forensic Science: Jorn Yu; Joan Bytheway
          Discussant: Dr. Mike Maxfield, John Jay

12:00 noon Speaker Lunch (Bluebonnet Room, University Hotel Lobby)

1:00 pm Symposia Two:
What We Know with Reasonable Confidence

          Criminology: Dennis Longmire
          Police: Yan Zhang
          Corrections: Gaylene Armstrong
          Security: Magdalena Denham
          Victimology: Mary Breaux
          Forensic Science: Sarah Kerrigan

2:15 pm Symposia Three:
What We Most Need to Know

          Criminology: Todd Armstrong & Danielle Boisvert
          Police: Bill Wells
          Corrections: Melinda Tasca
          Security: Nathan Jones
          Victimology: Leana Bouffard; Cortney Franklin
          Forensic Science: Sheree Hughes-Stamm; David Gangitano

3:30 pm Refreshments with the Speakers

3:45 pm Symposia Four:
The Most Critical of What We Need to Know - Explaining the Crime Drop

          Criminology: Erin Orrick
          Police: Solomon Zhao
          Corrections: Doug Dretke
          Security: Russell Lundberg
          Victimology: Ryan Randa
          Forensic Science: Jasmine M. Drake

5:00 pm Reflections on the Day

5:30 pm Reception (CJC Lobby)

For more information about the Symposia, contact:
Dr. Larry Hoover

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