MSU Criminal Justice

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The School of Criminal Justice at Michigan State University combines a legacy of leadership in criminal justice with cutting-edge research and education programs addressing the most pressing problems facing society. Whether you are a current or prospective student, a potential research collaborator, a proud alum, or a professional seeking to address a real-world problem, we invite you to learn more about these exciting research, education, and engagement activities.

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  • Dr. Cobbina Speaks at Congressional Briefing

    Last week, the American Society of Criminology (ASC) Division on Women and Crime (DWC) hosted their first ever Congressional Briefing on Capitol Hill with an audience of legislative aides, criminal... More

  • Graduate Student Spotlight: Marva Goodson

    Marva Goodson is a fifth year PhD Student in the School of Criminal Justice who was recently named a Ford Foundation Scholar. Marva’s research interests include Social Network Analysis,... More

  • Congratulations Maureen Conner!

    The School of Criminal Justice recognizes Professor Maureen Conner for her hard work and dedication to the School of Criminal Justice. Dr. Maureen Conner joined the School of Criminal... More

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Karen Holt

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Karen Holt

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