Public Affairs and Social Research News
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Spring 2013 PASR Graduates with a Master's degree:
- Master of Public Administration: Monzerrat Calderon, Francisco Castillo, Juan Federico Espinoza and Maiva Issa Garcia
- Master of Science in Criminal Justice: Thomas F. Brown and Flor Mayela Hernandez
Fall 2012 PASR Graduates with a Master's degree:
- Master of Arts in Political Science: Andrea Beattie, Henry Miller and Francisco Reyes Nava
- Master of Arts in Sociology: Ana Acosta and Lisa Trujillo
- Master of Public Administration: Gabriel Gallardo, Isis Granados, Jacqueline Ramos, Sandra Rodriguez, Nora Resendez, and Christina Trevino-Nazarin
- Master of Science in Criminal Justice: Diana Carreon, Melissa Valadez-Garza and Ronnica Gutierrez
Spring 2012 PASR Graduates with a Master's degree:
- Master of Arts in Political Science: Nastaran Barari
- Master of Arts in Sociology: Mary Aguilar, Susan Aguilar, Maria Leticia Cruz-Valle, Sylvia Leija, Gabriela Leon, Kimberly Martin del Campo, Guillermo Vasquez, Jr.
Alumni and Friends News:
- Stephanie Hernadez is one a few students selcted to be part of Teaching for America.
- Amanda Gomez has graduated from the police academy and works for Customs and Border Patrol.
Department of Public Affairs and Social Research news:
- Our Criminal Justice Program has a new chapter (Nu Psi Chapter) of the National Criminal Justice Honor Society, Alpha Phi Sigma!
- Faculty Advisors are Drs. Frances Bernat and Kelly Frailing
- Chapter Officers are: President Omar Ramirez, Vice President and Risk Manager Carlos Alvarez, Secretary Stephanie Diaz, and Treasurer Francisco Gonzalez.
- Along with our officers, the chapter members include: Violeta Cavazos, Rolando Salinas, Mario Sanchez, Miguel Silva.
- Andrea Beattie, a 2012 Masters of Political Science graduate, was awarded a shcolarship to pursue her PhD in Political Science from the University of Michigan. Read more about it!
- Amanda Gomez, a CRIJ senior, graduated from the police academy and is now working as a Customs Officer!
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