Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Summer Opportunity: BSOS Orientation Peer Advisor Positions Available

Applications due 5:00 PM on May 9, 2019
Email CCJS Advising ( for the application.  

Deputy Sheriff I Anne Arundel County

The Sheriff's Office of Anne Arundel County is seeking to fill Deputy Sheriff I (Entry Level) positions. More information and the application process can be found here.

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Meals for students during Ramadan

Image result for umd diningDining Services has put together a meal plan program to assist students who will be fasting during Ramadan.  Dining Services will offer Ramadan morning meals starting Sunday, May 5. Students who are interested in this program should visit,click on the Ramadan banner, and fill out the request form.  

After making the request, when students come to the dining halls for the evening meal, they can collect a morning meal. The meals will be available from either The Diner or South Campus Dining Hall after 8:00 PM the evening before.

Paternoster Lecture in Criminology and Criminal Justice May 16

Image result for ccjs umdDate: Thursday, May 16, 2019
Time: 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Prince George's Room, Stamp Student Union
Host: Ray Paternoster Memorial Fund and Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice
Speaker: Steven Raphael, Professor and James D. Marver Chair in Public Policy, UC-Berkeley

On Thursday, May 16 the Ray Paternoster Memorial Fund and Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice will host the inaugural lecture and reception to honor Professor Ray Paternoster and celebrate his life, scholarship to the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice and to the profession.

5:00 PM - 5:30 PM Memorial Bench Unveiling, LeFrak Hall, Main Entrance
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM Lecture, Prince George's Room, Stamp Student Union
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Reception, Prince George's Room, Stamp Student Union
Speaker: Steven Raphael, Professor and James D. Marver Chair in Public Policy, UC-Berkeley 

Please RSVP by Friday, May 10, 2019.  RSVP here.

Monday, May 6, 2019

May 2019 Graduation Survey

Image result for graduation capAre you graduating in May 2019?  If so, take the graduation survey!  Your response is important! The collected information is used to demonstrate the success of our graduates to your college Dean, future students, prospective employers, and the public at large.   The survey takes less than 5 minutes to complete.  

Take the survey here:

Summer and Fall 2019 Teaching Assistants Needed For CCJS 320

Image result for forensicsProfessor Mauriello has several openings for Teaching Assistants (TA) for CCJS 320 this upcoming Summer 2019 and Fall 2019 semesters.  The following sections are in need of a TA:

  • Summer Session II - Mondays 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM
  • Fall 2019 section 0201 - Mondays 2:30 PM - 5:15PM
  • Fall 2019 section 0301 - Mondays 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM

The TA must be able to arrive in the lab one hour before the section begins and hold office hours a minimum of once a week for two hours.

To be eligible, you must have successfully taken CCJS 320 and received an A- or higher and have a cumulative GPA of at least a 3.20. If you are interested in becoming a TA for CCJS320, please contact Professor Mauriello ASAP at 

Maryland Parent & Family Association Student Scholarship - Applications Due May 10

Image result for maryland parent and family association umdApplications are being accepted for the Maryland Parent & Family Association Student Scholarship Awards. The scholarships provide assistance to current undergraduate students in good standing who may be unable to continue their education at the University due to extenuating personal or family financial circumstances. 

A minimum of 15 scholarships will be awarded for the 2019-2020 academic year.  Scholarships of up to $2,000 available for the 2019-2020.

Award criteria, instructions, and an online application can be found at Applications must be submitted by 5:00 PM on Friday, May 10, 2019.

Questions? Contact the Office of Parent and Family Affairs at 301.314.8429 or

Sunday, May 5, 2019

Application Open for Summer and Fall 2019 BSOS Undergraduate Experience Funds

CCJS Students: Lack of cash keeping you from an unpaid internship or study abroad? Apply for BSOS Undergraduate Experience Funds! The applications are open for Summer 2019 and Fall 2019 at