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Researchers discuss book on correctional policies and criminal justice reform

Penn State Harrisburg researchers Anne Douds, lecturer in criminal justice, and Eileen Ahlin, assistant professor of criminal justice, discuss their recently published book, “Rethinking America’s Correctional Policies: Commonsense Choices from Uncommon Voices.”
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Douds and Ahlin discuss their book on correctional policies and criminal justice reform

Anne Douds, lecturer in criminal justice, and Eileen Ahlin, assistant professor of criminal justice, both at Penn State Harrisburg, have recently published “Rethinking America’s Correctional Policies: Commonsense Choices from Uncommon Voices (Lexington Books).

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Douds and Ahlin discuss their book on correctional policies and criminal justice reform

The book looks at first-person inmate accounts of their experiences within the correctional system, as well as what policies  work to promote the rehabilitative and restorative models of justice adopted by policymakers.

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Heard on Campus: Popular science author and media theorist Steven Johnson

Steven Johnson was the third speaker in the PNC Thought Leaders Speakers Series at Penn State Harrisburg.

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Popular science author and media theorist Steven Johnson to speak at Harrisburg

Steven Johnson, popular science author and media theorist, to present, “Innovation: Where Good Ideas Come From,” as part of the PNC Thought Leaders Lecture Series.

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Penn State Harrisburg to host two discussions on the opioid epidemic

Penn State Harrisburg will host two discussions on the current opioid epidemic.

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Mazis and Young named Distinguished Professors

Penn State's Glen Mazis, left, and Richard Young, right, were recently named distinguished professors.

Mazis and Young

Mazis and Young named Distinguished Professors

Dr. Glen Mazis, left, and Dr. Richard Young, right, were recently named Distinguished Professors.

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