Post Tagged with: "Nicole Kaufman"

Alum Talks about His Career Helping Prisoners with Reentry

Scott Zielinski

Alum Scott Zielinski ’00 talked to Ohio University students about his work helping people released from prison—and getting the skills he needed for his career. Zielinski graduated in 2000 with a bachelor’s degree in Sociology and a certificate in Criminology from the College of Arts & Sciences (before the current […]

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October 20, 2015 at 11:54 amNews

Kaufman at ASA: ‘Faith in Reentry’ and ‘Beyond Punishment’

Dr. Nicole Kaufman

Dr. Nicole Kaufman, Assistant Professor of Sociology, wrote two papers presented at the American Sociological Association annual meeting in August. For the session on “Religion in the Broader Social World,” Kaufman presented “Faith in Reentry: Approaches to Religion at Non-governmental Organizations Working with Formerly Incarcerated People.” For the “Deviance and […]

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October 5, 2015 at 8:33 amResearch

A Tale of Two Bobcats & the Criminal Justice System

A Tale of Two Bobcats & the Criminal Justice System

By Amber Damiani ’15 Two Ohio University alumni and close friends—Marc Houk and Mike Swiger—talked about their careers in the criminal justice system to students in Dr. Nicole Kaufman’s Criminology and Criminal Justice classes in April. Over the past 27 years, Houk has worked in the area of criminal justice, […]

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April 22, 2015 at 8:09 pmAlumni In Class News

Making and Breaking Law Theme Highlights Exciting Courses in Fall Semester

Making and Breaking Law Theme Highlights Exciting Courses in Fall Semester

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture welcomes students of all majors to sign up for the many exciting Making and Breaking the Law theme courses in Fall 2016. Please contact theme leader Haley Duschinski for more information about the theme and to receive a poster listing all Making and Breaking the Law courses offered in Fall 2016.   […]

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March 22, 2015 at 4:19 pmAnnouncements News

Alum Speaks to Sociology Class about Career in Criminal Justice

Marc Houk, a member of the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction Parole Board, speaks to a sociology class about a career in criminal justice.

Photographer: Katelyn Vancouver/Ohio University

Ohio University alumnus Marc Houk recently spoke to students in the sociology class, “Punishment and Society,” under the instruction of professor Nicole Kaufman in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology. Houk is one of two former wardens from the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction to visit the class, along […]

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November 10, 2014 at 7:05 pmAlumni In Class News