Tales of Justice


Round out your CJ credentials by joining the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences

The job market is competitive in any industry. And though criminal justice program students in Pennsylvania have a bit of an advantage if they plan to pursue a role with the State Troopers, candidates applying to any CJ role must build well-rounded resumes. Becoming a student member of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences (ACJS) […]

Alvernia students hone presentation skills at criminal justice conference

An important part of academic work is presenting at conferences. It’s a way to share research and insights with other students, scholars and professionals while also gaining valuable public speaking skills. In February, students and professors from the Alvernia University Criminal Justice program presented their academic papers at the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences (ACJS) […]

Criminal justice students: 500 more cadets needed by Pennsylvania State Troopers

Many Alvernia Criminal Justice graduates go into law enforcement, and some end up at the state level. According to the Times Online, the Pennsylvania State Police has 500 cadet vacancies, and the state government is looking to fill those gaps. “Gov. Tom Corbett’s proposed 2014-15 budget would help bolster the size of the state police […]