Law Enforcement

Immigration Law and Policy

Posted: October 15, 2021 at 6:13 pm

Dr. Waslin can discuss many aspects of immigration law and policy including immigration history, current policy developments, immigration enforcement, citizenship, legalization, immigration federalism (the relationship between the federal, state and local governments), the role of the executive branch in immigration policy-making, and state immigration policies. She can also discuss the contributions of immigrants to sports […]

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Michele Waslin

Human Trafficking

Posted: July 13, 2021 at 3:15 pm, Last Updated: September 13, 2021 at 5:43 pm

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Guadalupe Correa-Cabrera

Border Security

Posted: July 13, 2021 at 3:11 pm, Last Updated: July 13, 2021 at 3:14 pm

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Guadalupe Correa-Cabrera

Immigration

Posted: July 13, 2021 at 2:51 pm

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Guadalupe Correa-Cabrera

Organized Crime

Posted: July 13, 2021 at 2:49 pm, Last Updated: July 13, 2021 at 2:51 pm

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Guadalupe Correa-Cabrera

Criminal Justice Reform: Understanding the Root of the Problem and the Cost of the Cure

Posted: November 30, 2020 at 8:35 pm, Last Updated: July 1, 2021 at 2:56 pm

How did the police – sworn to protect and serve their communities – come to be seen as an occupying force by disadvantaged communities throughout America? Why have they lost the faith and confidence of the communities they serve? What needs to be done to turn the tide and restore the profession of policing and […]

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John Villanueva

Mexico-U.S. Relations

Posted: June 12, 2019 at 2:14 pm, Last Updated: September 13, 2021 at 7:08 pm

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Guadalupe Correa-Cabrera

Guadalupe Correa-Cabrera

Posted: June 12, 2019 at 2:10 pm, Last Updated: July 13, 2021 at 2:44 pm

Guadalupe Correa-Cabrera (Ph.D. in Political Science, The New School for Social Research) is Associate Professor at the Schar School of Policy and Government, George Mason University. Her areas of expertise are Mexico-U.S. relations, organized crime, immigration, border security, social movements and human trafficking. She was the Principal Investigator of a research grant to study organized […]

Robert L. Deitz

Posted: December 18, 2018 at 8:43 pm, Last Updated: June 29, 2021 at 2:05 pm

Lawyer in private practice; general counsel NSA; senior counselor to the direct CIA; professor of public policy.

Implementing Policy/Practice Reform in U.S. Corrections Agencies

Posted: September 19, 2017 at 3:24 pm

As organizations move scientific, scholarly research into work environments, our knowledge of implementation processes grows. However, scholars still know little about how managers and staff acquire knowledge about evidence-based or evidence-informed practices (EBPs/EIPs), how much they understand them and how they are used. This study examines how organizational actors understand, negotiate and implement reforms including […]

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Danielle S. Rudes

Danielle S. Rudes

Posted: September 19, 2017 at 3:22 pm, Last Updated: June 22, 2021 at 2:11 pm

Danielle S. Rudes, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor of Criminology, Law and Society and the Deputy Director of the Center for Advancing Correctional Excellence (ACE!) at George Mason University (gmuace.org). She received her Ph.D. from the University of California, Irvine. Dr. Rudes is an expert qualitative researcher whose methods include ethnographic observation, interviews, and focus […]

Amy Murphy

Posted: February 24, 2015 at 7:40 pm, Last Updated: March 30, 2021 at 3:10 pm

Amy Murphy, MPP, joined the Center for Advancing Correctional Excellence (ACE!) in 2009. Amy serves as Project Director for the RNR Simulation Tool, an online suite of tools that operationalizes the Risk-Need-Responsivity principles. Amy’s additional projects at ACE include SOARING 2, an eLearning curriculum for criminal justice supervision officers, JSTEPS, an implementation study on contingency […]

Turning Points in Negotiation and Conflict Process

Posted: September 29, 2014 at 7:55 pm

All negotiations have critical moments, or episodes, when the potential exists for increased understanding or its opposite: blaming, stereotyping, withdrawal, and even violence. How can we recognize turning points in negotiation and conflict processes? How can we create turning points that lead to collaborative and sustainable agreements? This presentation will enable participants to learn to […]

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Sara Cobb

New Approaches to Treatment During Incarceration

Posted: September 26, 2014 at 9:21 pm, Last Updated: July 9, 2021 at 2:40 pm

New research provides a framework for more constructive treatment approaches to break the cycle of crime.

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June Tangney