PACJE 2021 “The Path Forward: Contemporary Dilemmas in Criminal Justice Research and Education” will be hosted by Seton Hill University. Dr. Shavonne Arthurs, Assistant Professor and Program Coordinator of Criminal Justice, is the coordinator. Mark your calendar for March 26-27, 2021.
PACJE was unfortunately postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It was intended to occur on April 16-17, 2020 at Seton Hill University. It was decided by the executive board to postpone the event and attempt to host the same conference again at Seton Hill University for 2021.
PACJE 2019: “Contemporary Issues in Criminal Justice” was intended to be hosted by West Chester University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Cassandra L. Reyes, associate professor of criminal justice was the coordinator of PACJE 2019. Due to low registration, the 2019 conference was cancelled.
PACJE 2018 was hosted by Lock Haven University. Dr. Ed Bowman, assistant professor of criminal justice, was the coordinator of PACJE 2018.
Justice For All: The Path Forward: Edinboro University hosted the 2017 annual meeting of the Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Justice Educators (PACJE). Dr. Deborah Vegh, assistant professor of criminal justice and First VP of PACJE, coordinated the conference. Approximately 100 Pennsylvania criminal justice faculty, students, practitioners, and attendants participated in the conference.
PACJE has launched a fresh look in 2017! Special thanks go to Ashley Olinger, Edinboro University Graphic Design alumna, for creating our new progressive logo.
The Politics of Justice: Eastern University hosted the 2016 annual meeting of the Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Justice Educators (PACJE). Dr. Sheryl Van Horne, assistant professor of criminal justice, coordinated the event. Many Pennsylvania criminal justice faculty, students, practitioners, and family of students attended and/or participated in the conference.
Thirty-three students, faculty, and practitioners made presentations in 6 panels and roundtables.
2016 Awards & Scholarships
Graduate Student Scholarship recipient: Matthew Kijowski, IUP
Undergraduate Student Scholarship recipient: Shannon Bair, Mercyhurst University
Outstanding Undergraduate Student Paper recipient: Haley Schaef, Mercyhurst University
Outstanding Graduate Student Paper recipient: Matthew Kijowski, IUP