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This edition: CUNY and Criminology

Episode Details

Original tape date: June 8, 2015.

First aired: June 28, 2015.

On this month’s episode we’ll look at criminology and criminal justice as seen through the CUNY microscope. We’ll look at a critical program out of John Jay College that connects prisoners leaving prison with an education; visit with a historian of the true crime genre; meet David Kennedy, who is making a real difference in crime-ridden communities; and so much more.

Guest List

Christa Douaihy Attorney, The Bronx Defenders

Prof. David Kennedy Director, National Network for Safe Communities

Harold Schechter Author, Queens College/CUNY

Andrew Schweighardt, PhD. Criminalist, NYC Office of Chief Medical Examiner; John Jay College/CUNY

Robert Taitt Student, John Jay College/CUNY

Bianca Van Heydoom Director of Education Initiatives, John Jay College Prisoner Reentry Institute