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Department of Criminal Justice News

  1. Jun 24, 2015

    Professor emeritus shines light on capital punishment at home and abroad

    For Mary Atwell, professor emeritus of criminal justice, capital punishment in the legal system has long been a research focus.

  2. Apr 8, 2015

    Criminal justice students try their hand at "CSI"

    Radford University criminal justice students once again had the chance to show their skills as crime scene investigators at this spring's mock crime scene event.

  3. Nov 11, 2014

    Arson truck to visit campus to give criminal justice majors hands-on training

    Radford University seniors in the criminal justice seminar "Arson Investigation" will be searching for those clues when the Virginia Department of Fire Programs' mobile burn trailer visits campus on Nov. 18.

  4. Oct 6, 2014

    National artist and advocate to speak at Radford University about domestic violence

    Zuleika Gonzalez, artist and national speaker and advocate for domestic violence survivors, will bring her message of strength and survival to Radford University this October in recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

  5. Jun 10, 2014

    Criminal justice students get a practical look at law enforcement in the nation’s capital

    Radford University criminal justice students had the chance to experience law enforcement's role in Washington, D.C. during a special Maymester field course.

  6. Apr 8, 2014

    CHBS best and brightest are named Dean's Scholars

    The 2014 Dean's Scholars from the College of Humanities and Behavioral Sciences (CHBS) were honored on Saturday, April 5, at a reception for the students, their professors, families and friends.

  7. Mar 26, 2014

    Criminal justice and theater students unite for conflict management workshop

    Criminal justice and theater students at Radford University are teaming up for a unique role playing exercise about conflict management and domestic disputes on Tuesday, April 1.

  8. Mar 24, 2014

    Students tackle mock crime scene on RU campus

    Criminal justice students at Radford University spent Saturday, March 22, using forensic science to crack a case in a mock crime scene competition.

  9. Feb 26, 2014

    RU Professors Talk Hazing on With Good Reason Radio

    With Good Reason is re-airing on March 1-7 an interview with RU's Tod Burke and Stephen Owen in which they discuss their study "Hazing in Student Organizations: Prevalence, Attitudes and Solutions."

  10. Dec 10, 2013

    RU students present health and fitness plans to Radford City Police Department

    RU students in the course "Research Methods in Criminal Justice" capped off a semester spent researching health and wellness in law enforcement by presenting their findings to Radford City Police Department.

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