Society & Environment blog

  • Guest Speaker for Victimology Class Addresses Human Trafficking Issues

    October 16, 2018

    Emily Russell, Executive Director of the Human Trafficking Task Force with the Missouri Attorney General’s Office, spoke to students in JUST 402: Victimology on Oct. 16. She addressed various ways human trafficking presents in Missouri, effects on victims and current initiatives to address this issue.

  • A Talent for Writing

    Justice Systems student Savannah Shaon is currently completing a review of “Understanding Violence and Victimization” (Meadows, 2019) with anticipated publication in the International Journal of Criminal Justice Sciences. Dr. Curtis Blakeley says, “Shaon has a talent for writing and has decided to put those talents to good use.” Savannah’s review will be read worldwide and […]

  • Field School Experience – Anthony Scimeca in Wales

    October 15, 2018

    This summer, I attended the Penycloddiau field school for four weeks. The Penycloddiau project, directed by Dr. Rachel Pope of the University of Liverpool and Richard Mason of English Heritage, had been ongoing since 2012. The 2018 season was the project’s final season on-site. Penycloddiau is an Iron Age hillfort in the Clwydian Range, a […]