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IUP Criminology Graduate Selected for 2016 Distinguished Lecture

Shaun Gabbidon, who earned his Ph.D. in Criminology from IUP in 1996, will speak on April 12, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. in the Ohio Room of the Hadley Union Building. His presentation is “Shopping While Black: Understanding and Combating Racial Profiling in Retail Settings.” The lecture is free and open to the community.

Posted on 3/30/2016 8:58:18 AM

Annual Alumni Career Panel: Criminology and Criminal Justice

The Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Indiana University of Pennsylvania will host its annual Alumni Career Panel on March 24, 2016, in the Ohio Room of the Hadley Union Building.

Posted on 3/15/2016 2:26:00 PM

Cyber Catch Students Scholarship

Congratulations to all seven IUP undergraduate students in the Cyber Catch Scholarship program.

Posted on 1/19/2016 4:09:01 PM

Criminology and Criminal Justice Awards Ceremony

In this video, the Honorable Sam Goldstrohm was the main speaker as more than 200 undergraduate and graduate students from the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice graduated on Saturday, May 9, 2015.

Posted on 5/20/2015 10:28:22 AM

Criminology Faculty College Awards for 2014

Criminology faculty members were recognized at the 24th annual Health and Human Services Awards and Recognition Ceremony.

Posted on 6/6/2014 3:07:45 PM

Giever Receives 2014 Living-Learning Award

Dennis Giever, Department of Criminology, received the 2014 Faculty Recognition Award for Living-Learning.

Posted on 6/6/2014 2:11:25 PM

Prison Society Hosting Discussion

The IUP student chapter of the Pennsylvania Prison Society will host a discussion related to prisoner re-entry services from on Wednesday, April 23, in Eberly Auditorium. This program is free and open to the community.

Posted on 4/21/2014 1:58:55 PM

Cellblock Visions: Phyllis Kornfeld

Phyllis Kornfeld, from Cellblock Visions, will present on April 15 from 6:00–7:30 p.m. in Fisher Auditorium. Kornfeld has been a painter and art teacher for over 30 years, working with special populations in nontraditional settings.

Posted on 4/2/2014 10:15:03 AM

Faculty Presentations at Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences Conference

Here is a list of faculty presentations at the 2014 annual meeting of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences.

Posted on 3/11/2014 9:15:26 AM

Criminology Hosts Alumni Panel Discussion

“Planning for Future Careers Now” was the topic of the third annual alumni panel discussion on March 4, 2014, attended by Criminology students, faculty, and staff.

Posted on 3/5/2014 2:04:18 PM

Criminology Book Collections for Indiana County Jail

The Criminology Student Chapter of the Pennsylvania Prison Society collected children’s books for the chapter’s “Reading for a Change Program” at the Indiana County Jail.

Posted on 12/13/2013 12:01:35 PM

Student Presentations at American Society of Criminology Conference

The 2013 meeting of the American Society of Criminology was held in Atlanta, Georgia, in November.

Posted on 12/5/2013 2:27:16 PM

Memorial Plaque Dedicated in Honor of Fallen FBI Officer

The Spinelli Scholarship has been rewarded to a graduating Criminology student since 1974. This year, a special plaque was created by alumni from the 1960s and now hangs in Wilson Hall.

Posted on 5/30/2013 10:38:20 PM

Criminology Celebrates Ph.D. Program’s 25th Year

The Department of Criminology celebrated its Doctor of Philosophy program at the 2013 meeting of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences.

Posted on 4/4/2013 11:15:49 AM

Death Penalty Display

The IUP Student Chapter of the Pennsylvania Prison Society will be displaying a poster in the lobby area of Wilson Hall through next Wednesday, October 3, 2012, including information regarding the death penalty and case of Terry Williams.

Posted on 9/27/2012 3:03:14 PM

Care & Share Food Drive

The Department of Criminology will hold a Care & Share Food Drive from September 18–21, 2012, in support of the Indiana County Community Action Program.

Posted on 9/17/2012 9:01:03 AM

Phi Kappa Phi Dean’s Cup Winner

The first annual Dean’s Cup was presented to Mary Swinker, dean of of the College of Health and Human Services, by Phi Kappa Phi.

Posted on 6/8/2012 9:03:17 AM

Department of Criminology Holds 2012 Awards Ceremony

Watch the video of the Department of Criminology 2012 Awards Ceremony.

Posted on 6/5/2012 9:26:43 AM

In Memory of Ruth Spinelli

Ruth E. Spinelli, 93, of Indiana, passed away Sunday, May 8, 2011, in Monroeville, Pa. In this video from 2007, Mrs. Spinelli spoke at a reception after the Criminology Department graduation ceremony.

Posted on 5/12/2011 2:44:52 PM

Alumna Joseph to Discuss Positive Changes Through the Criminal Justice System

Alumna Megan Joseph, M.A., will present on “Solving Problems, Shifting Systems, Transforming Lives: A Community-Based Approach to Sustainable Reentry” on Wednesday, March 23, 2011.

Posted on 3/1/2011 2:45:44 PM

Alpha Phi Sigma Donates Food to ICCAP

Alpha Phi Sigma recently held a food drive for the Indiana County Community Action Program (ICCAP). Over one thousand items were donated from Giant Eagle customers and Wilson Hall students and faculty members.

Posted on 11/11/2009 10:41:49 AM

Social for Temporary Faculty Members

The APSCUF Temporary Faculty Committee invites temporary faculty members to come meet other faculty members at a social to be held October 19, 2009, from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. in the Monongahela Room in the HUB.

Posted on 10/14/2009 8:50:14 AM

Welcome Picnic Held for Criminology Department Freshmen

The Department of Criminology recently held a "Welcome Picnic" for incoming freshmen in Fall 2009.

Posted on 9/3/2009 9:15:56 AM

Criminology Awards Ceremony Held May 3

The Department of Criminology held its annual awards ceremony on Sunday, May 3, 2009, in Fisher Auditorium.

Posted on 6/3/2009 10:44:32 AM

Criminology Awards Ceremony

The Department of Criminology will hold its annual awards ceremony on Sunday, May 3, 2009, at 2:30 p.m. in Fisher Auditorium. Criminology graduates should report to Fisher Auditorium after the main IUP ceremony.

Posted on 2/4/2009 2:45:56 PM

Presentation on “Failure of Humanity: Our Passion to Punish”

William DiMascio, executive director of the Pennsylvania Prison Society, will present “Failure of Humanity: Our Passion to Punish” on Tuesday, February 3, 2009, at 5:00 p.m. in Eberly Auditorium.

Posted on 1/30/2009 9:19:29 AM

Criminology and Government Career Fair

The Criminology and Government Career Fair is scheduled for March 25, 2009, from noon to 5:00 p.m. in the Crimson Event Center at Folger Hall. Over thirty-five agencies representing federal, state, and local agencies will be in attendance.

Posted on 1/7/2009 3:58:13 PM

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