Post Tagged with: "Nicole Kaufman"

Happy Beginnings | Erika Hidalgo Plans to Pursue Social Justice Legal Career

Erika Hidalgo

The Happy Beginnings series features College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. Erika Hidalgo’s experiences at Ohio University helped solidified what she wants to do in the future, which is to become a lawyer to work for social justice. is a […]

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April 7, 2020 at 11:06 amNews

Kaufman Examines States Use of NGOs for Addiction Services

Dr. Nicole Kaufman

Dr. Nicole Kaufman authored “Governing Through Partnerships: Neoconservative Governance and State Reliance on Religious NGOs in Drug Policy” in the journal Critical Criminology. Kaufman is Assistant Professor of Sociology at Ohio University. Abstract: This article examines states’ pursuit of partnerships with non-governmental organizations (NGOs) as a strategy of governance in […]

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February 1, 2020 at 2:59 pmResearch

Angela Regan Founds Women’s Prison Re-Entry Program

Angela Regan

Ohio University alumna Angela Regan’s long time interest in law and how it disproportionately affects certain socioeconomic classes and races drew her to the M.A. in Law, Justice & Culture. Her interests often take her beyond the classroom, and she recently added creating a prison reentry program for women in […]

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January 27, 2020 at 12:33 pmAlumni News

Ohio Capital Journal Quotes Kaufman on Study of Sexual Victimization in Juvenile Facilities

Dr. Nicole Kaufman

The Ohio Capital Journal quotes Dr. Nicole Kaufman in Nationwide study finds high ‘sexual victimization’ in Ohio, Dems and DeWine ask for more data. Kaufman is Assistant Professor of Sociology and affiliated with the Center for Law, Justice & Culture at Ohio University. “There is a strong incentive for anyone in […]

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January 20, 2020 at 4:52 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Alumni | Funcheon Enjoys Working at Crossroads of Technology and Higher Education

Maria Funcheon

Maria Funcheon ’18M moved back to New York City after graduating from Ohio University with her M.A. in Sociology from the College of Arts and Sciences. New York has been her home since 2008. She rejoined the company she had worked for before grad school, Oxbridge Academic Programs, an organization […]

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December 24, 2019 at 1:59 pmAlumni

Alumni News | Amrine Sees M.A. in Law, Justice & Culture Themes Reflected in Her Child Welfare Work

Gillian Amrine

Gillian Amrine draws on themes from her master’s degree, including study of conflict in Northern Ireland, in her work helping parents and children experiencing trauma and loss. Amrine is an Ohio University alumna who earned a degree in Sociology/Criminology and Psychology with a Certificate in Law, Justice and Culture. Subsequently, […]

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November 15, 2019 at 3:04 pmNews

Kaufman Presents on Drug Policy, Bias in Criminal Justice Decision-Making

Dr. Nicole Kaufman

Dr. Nicole Kaufman, Assistant Professor of Sociology at Ohio University, presented at the Frontiers of Democracy Conference at Tufts University in Boston in June. This innovative conference brings together personnel from non-profits, city governments, foundations, and academia to discuss pressing issues in inclusion, political institutions, and community mobilization to improve […]

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October 18, 2019 at 12:01 pmResearch