- November 14, 2023
Distinguished University Professor Faye Taxman and PhD Criminology student C.J. Appleton are being honored by the American Society for Criminologists at its annual meeting for their work contributing to justice and the treatment or prevention of criminal behavior.
- April 21, 2022
Researchers from the Schar School of Policy and Government’s Center for Advancing Correctional Excellence! and the College of Health and Human Services are translating research into actionable guidelines to help probation officers support their clients to achieve better outcomes.
- National Institute of Justice Adopts New ‘Risk & Needs Assessment’ Guidelines Co-Authored by Faye TaxmanAugust 12, 2021
New guidelines co-created by the Schar School’s Faye Taxman for the National Institute of Justice examines the “risk and needs assessment” instruments that impact those in correctional settings.
- J-RIG Offers Rapid Response Research Grants for Studies of Addiction Treatment in Justice-Related SettingsTue, 04/20/2021 - 13:25
A new Schar School program makes rapid grants available to improve practices affecting those in criminal justice settings. Speed is everything.
- Mon, 04/05/2021 - 16:18
The Schar School’s Center for Advancing Correctional Excellence becomes part of a national network of like-minded university centers.