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Sociology and Criminal Justice

Students in Action


Students in Rudy Locklear's Criminology class interact with ADA Angela Chavis McIntyre during a mock trial exercise.

Robeson County Assistant District Attorney, Angela Chavis-McIntyre speaks to Rudy Locklear's Criminology class.

Probation/Parole Officer and UNCP Alumnus, Ashleigh Whitley with the NC Department of Public Safety, Division of Adult and
Juvenile Justice speaks with Rudy Locklear's Criminology class. 

Drs. Mario Paparozzi and James Robinson pose with Cape Fear Community College criminal justice professor, Mike Green. 
Mike graduated from UNCP's MPA program, and promotes UNCP to many of his students.

Hilary Beale graduated from Canterbury Christ Church University in Great Britain, with a degree in American Studies
and International Relations in September, 2017.  Hilary studied as an international student at UNCP during the 2015-16
school year. She was enrolledin many terrorism classes at UNCP with Professor Robert McDonnell.

Three of Dr. Renee Lamphere's students; Simone Lott(1), Bianca Haywood (2), and DeAndria Purdue (3) present research at the PURC Symposium on April 12, 2017.

In the above four photos, students examine a mock crime scene as part of Prof. Robert McDonnell's Criminal Investigation (CRJ 3150) class.

Dr. Mario Paparozzi poses with 12 Fayetteville, NC probation/parole officers after giving a keynote address at a
regional probation/parole conference on Friday, February 17, 2017.  All probation/parole officers in this photograph
are graduates from the University of North Carolina at Pembroke!

Dr. Renee Lamphere, assistant professor in the Sociology and Criminal Justice Department, and her freshman
seminar students organize and count food items for "The Hunger Games."  Each fall, students participate in this
competition, collecting non-perishablefood items for the campus food pantry.  Dr. Lamphere's students have collected 1,200 items.

Professor Jessica Godsey and the Criminal Justice Club visit the Department on Justice.

Criminal Justice students on a field trip at the North Carolina Correctional Institution for Women in Raleigh, NC 


Social Problems Class

 Dr. Sonali Jain's class enjoying the sunshine