CWUNews FeedNews Feedhttps://www.cwu.edu/law/newsen-usWinter 2019 Schedulehttps://www.cwu.edu/law/node/2565Fri, 01 Jun 2018 09:45:50<h4 style="text-align: center;"><u>Winter Schedule</u></h4><p>&nbsp;</p><p style="text-align: center;">Click <strong><a href="/law/sites/cts.cwu.edu.law/files/Winter%202019%20pdf.pdf" target="_blank">here</a></strong> for a better image</p><p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="/law/sites/cts.cwu.edu.law/files/Winter%202019.jpg" style="width: 427px; height: 600px;"></p><p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</p><blockquote><p style="text-align: center;"><br>&nbsp;</p></blockquote><p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</p><p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</p></h4 style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></br></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;">In Memoriam: Dr. Michael Oliverohttps://www.cwu.edu/law/node/2563Tue, 24 Apr 2018 16:17:15<h2 style="text-align: center;">Dr. Michael Olivero</h2><p>&nbsp;</p><p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="/law/sites/cts.cwu.edu.law/files/37293295_2027199873990713_4826311993839321088_n.jpg" style="width: 400px; height: 494px;"></p><p style="text-align: center;">On July 16, the Department of Law &amp; Justice lost a valued member and colleague, Dr. Michael Olivero. He joined Central Washington University in 1991. Dr. Olivero completed his PhD in Sociology at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale and had been an Assistant Professor in Criminal Justice at the University of Texas-Pan American. He worked in policing, corrections and counseling. At CWU, he taught courses in corrections, correctional law, criminology, probation/parole, research methods, and juvenile delinquency. Dr. Olivero was promoted to Full Professor in 1991 and became the first chairperson in 1994 when the Department of Law &amp; Justice was organized. He was an active researcher and scholar, consultant to various organizations, and academic engaged in service to the community, most recently as an guardian ad litem. Dr. Olivero had been on medical leave since December 2017. He will be fondly remembered by many people who knew him as a colleague, teacher, and friend over the years.</p></h2 style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;">Summer & Fall Schedule 2018https://www.cwu.edu/law/node/2556Wed, 27 Sep 2017 11:30:39<p style="text-align: center;">For a better image, click <strong><a href="https://www.facebook.com/CWULawAndJustice/">here</a></strong></p><h2 style="text-align: center;"><u>Summer 2018</u></h2><p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="/law/sites/cts.cwu.edu.law/files/Summer%202018.jpg" style="width: 558px; height: 444px;"></p><h2 style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="/law/sites/cts.cwu.edu.law/files/Summer%20Course%20Summary.jpg" style="width: 457px; height: 600px;"></h2><hr><h2 style="text-align: center;"><u>FALL Schedule</u></h2><p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="/law/sites/cts.cwu.edu.law/files/Fall%202018%20new.jpg" style="width: 427px; height: 600px;"></p><p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</p><h2 style="text-align: center;"><u><strong>FALL Course Offerings</strong></u></h2><p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="/law/sites/cts.cwu.edu.law/files/images/Fall%202018%20Course%20Offerings%20Flyer.png" style="width: 468px; height: 600px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid; margin: 5px;"></p><p style="text-align: center;">For better image, click <a href="/law/sites/cts.cwu.edu.law/files/images/Fall%202018%20Course%20Offerings%20Flyer.png" target="_blank">here</a></p></p style="text-align: center;"></h2 style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></h2 style="text-align: center;"></hr></h2 style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></h2 style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"> CWU gets high ranking on return on investment listhttps://www.cwu.edu/law/node/2554Tue, 02 May 2017 08:28:58<h3 style="text-align: center;">For a better image, click <a href="https://www.facebook.com/CWULawAndJustice/">here</a></h3><h3 style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</h3><h3 style="text-align: center;">"Three academic departments at CWU are nationally ranked for ROI in the top 10 percent, including social work and criminal justice (top 2.4 percent), business (top 8.2 percent) and education (top 8.2 percent)":</h3><p>&nbsp;</p><p style="text-align: center;"><strong><a href="https://www.dailyrecordnews.com/inbrief/cwu-gets-high-ranking-on-return-on-investment-list/article_ddd31ca7-ecbd-5069-ba8e-da7771f787d0.html">https://www.dailyrecordnews.com/inbrief/cwu-gets-high-ranking-on-return-on-investment-list/article_ddd31ca7-ecbd-5069-ba8e-da7771f787d0.html</a></strong></p></h3 style="text-align: center;"></h3 style="text-align: center;"></h3 style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;">Congratulations to our students!!!!https://www.cwu.edu/law/node/2553Thu, 16 Mar 2017 08:58:37<h2 style="text-align: center;"><u>ICELA GONZALEZ</u></h2><p>&nbsp;</p><p style="text-align: center;">We are pleased to announce that our Field Experience Program has assisted one of our students in securing a full time job. With the help of Dalton Neiffer, our Field Experience Coordinator, Icela Gonzalez was hired on as an intern with the DSHS Juvenile Rehabilitation Administration Regional Parole Office in Yakima, WA where she worked during winter quarter 2018. She was supervised by Chad Kline, a CWU Alumn, who works as a Program Manager. Mr. Kline and the rest of the office were very impressed with Ms. Gonzalez. Following the completion of her placement, she applied to the Twin Rivers Community Facility (DSHS) and was hired on to a full-time position in March 2018. She considers her field placement experience to have been a great way to get her foot in the door and to help start her career. Congratulations!!!!</p><p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="/law/sites/cts.cwu.edu.law/files/Icela%20Gonzalez.jpg" style="width: 450px; height: 450px;"></p><hr><h2 style="text-align: center;"><u>ISAAC MESSENGER</u></h2><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Congratulations to our student, Isaac Messenger, on receiving a certificate from Dean Tim Englund for being part of the Dean's List (top 5%) during the College of the Sciences Honors Celebration!</p><p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="/law/sites/cts.cwu.edu.law/files/Dean%27s%20List%202018.JPG" style="width: 450px; height: 600px;"></p></h2 style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></hr></h2 style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;">Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)https://www.cwu.edu/law/node/2552Mon, 27 Feb 2017 13:44:03<h3 style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="/law/sites/cts.cwu.edu.law/files/National%20Science%20Foundation.jpg" style="width: 510px; height: 600px;"><br>Click <a href="https://crime-analytics.uncc.edu/">here</a> for more information</h3><h3 style="text-align: center;">Click <a href="https://www.facebook.com/CWULawAndJustice/">here</a> for a clearer image</h3><p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</p></h3 style="text-align: center;"></br></h3 style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;">Central Washington University hires new officer, LAJ graduate https://www.cwu.edu/law/node/2551Mon, 27 Feb 2017 11:38:35<h3 style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</h3><p style="text-align: center;">Central Washington University’s Police and Parking Services welcomes a new police officer to its team. Roberto Beleche&nbsp;Beleche received his two bachelor’s degrees in law and justice and political science from CWU in 2014:</p><p style="text-align: center;"><a href="http://www.cwu.edu/central-washington-university-hires-new-officer">http://www.cwu.edu/central-washington-university-hires-new-officer</a></p><p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</p><p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</p><p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</p><p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</p><p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</p><p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</p><p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</p><p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</p><p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</p></h3 style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;"></p style="text-align: center;">CWU LAJ at the Western Society of Criminology conferencehttps://www.cwu.edu/law/node/2550Wed, 15 Feb 2017 10:38:03<p>Dr. Lisa Monchalin, student Autumn Adams ,and Dr. Charles Reasons present their paper, "Indigenous Mass Incarceration and Racial Injustice: The Colonial Problem in Canada and the United States" to the Annual Meeting of the Western Society of Criminology, Las Vegas, February 11, 2017.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><img alt="" src="/law/sites/cts.cwu.edu.law/files/images/received_10158302473615602.jpeg" style="width: 400px; height: 300px;"></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><img alt="" src="/law/sites/cts.cwu.edu.law/files/images/received_10158302474135602.jpeg" style="width: 400px; height: 300px;"></p>Law and Justice Celebrates its Twentieth Anniversaryhttps://www.cwu.edu/law/node/2549Thu, 08 Dec 2016 09:58:48<p>This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Department of Law and Justice, and in celebration of that, we've just added <a href="http://www.cwu.edu/law/law-and-justice-celebrates-its-twentieth-anniversary">a history of the LAJ department</a> to our site.</p><p>We're sure there are more stories to tell than we have there, though, and we'd love to hear from you! Have you been a part of&nbsp;CWU's Law and Justice history? Please email us at laj@cwu.edu and share your memories!</p>LAJ Selfie!https://www.cwu.edu/law/node/2547Thu, 01 Sep 2016 08:13:18<p>Some of the Ellensburg LAJ crew gathered yesterday evening to thank James Huckabay for his work as interim department chair and to welcome our new chair, Paul Knepper.</p><p>Left to right: Charles Reasons, Roger Schaefer, Paul Knepper, Teresa Divine, James Huckabay, Shaffer Claridge, and Michael Hanscom.</p><p><img alt="LAJ Selfie" src="/law/sites/cts.cwu.edu.law/files/images/14117782_1284149021629139_6969796055182068484_n.jpg" style="width: 400px; height: 300px;"></p>