NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS (Updated 8/18/15)
** During the Spring 2105 semester, the Master's program admitted its first student, Ms. Karen Barber! In addition to Ms. Barber, the Master's program also admitted Mr. Michael Oni during the Summer 2015 semester. The program also had two students, Ms. Sika Afari-Dwamena and Tajii Mays, transfer into the program from Master's of Arts in Liberal Studies.
** For the Fall 2015 semester, the Master's program admitted 6 new students including: Camesha Fuller, Christopher Toussant, Clinton Marshall, LaTorey Suell, Priscilla Madubuike, and Tiffany Thompson.
**The criminal justice program welcomes Dr. Abby Kolb to Clayton State! Dr. Kolb earned her PhD from the School of Criminology Simon Fraser University in 2015. Drawing upon her background as a clinical social worker (M.S., Columbia University) and her experience working in forensic mental health and community outreach, her current research interests include: Identity Politics; Race, Class, Gender, and Crime; Qualitative Research Methods; Feminist Theory; Critical Race Theory; and Gender and Gangs. Currently she teaches Race and Crime; Gender and Crime; Introduction to Criminal Justice; and Juvenile Justice.
**Dr. Andrea Allen was the recipient of the 2015 Scholar of the Year award given the Arts and Sciences faculty member that exhibits outstanding scholarly work and publications. Dr. Allen had several articles published or accepted for publication during the 2015 calendar year on the topics of policing and drug use.