- December 3, 2021
A discussion among practitioners in Virginia’s criminal justice system about major reforms is long overdue. So we had one.
- October 6, 2021
Three new studies funded by the national JCOIN program address addictions and disease in justice settings.
- October 4, 2021
The Schar School’s Center for Advancing Correctional Excellence! Lands an NIH grant to mentor a scientists studying opioid abuse in criminal justice settings.
- 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.
- June 28, 2021
A $20 million, 5-year program launched in 2019 to study substance abuse will continue its groundbreaking research in a new location beginning this summer.
- May 3, 2021
A new study by the Schar School’s Center for Advancing Correctional Excellence confirms the idea that a community needs to perceive changes in correctional systems as legitimate before being effective.
- 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.