Recent JLA News / Events

When Greg Dash graduated from East Hampton High School in 2009, he knew his college of choice would provide him with two things: the opportunity to play baseball for the Colonials and the ability to pursue a degree in... [read more]


Nicole Beaulieu, WCSU class of 2013. Nicole is the first recipient of the Dr. Melissa Fenwick Award, presented for excellence in Criminology. The award was established in honor of Dr. Fenwick, a JLA faculty member, who passed away in December, 2012. Nicole is wearing the colors of Alpha Phi Sigma, the National Criminal Justice Honor Society.

Western JLA grad becomes one of Ridgefield's finest

Under the watchful eye of Western Connecticut State University Professor of Justice and Law
Administration and Ridgefield Police Commissioner Dr. George Kain, Georgia Lazarides was sworn in
as a Ridgefield police officer on March 12, 2012. Lazarides graduated from Western in 2010 with a degree in justice and law administration.

Youth v. Experience: A trial for the ages

JLA Grad, Sharmese Hodge Rising Star in Legal Circles.

Prof. Mullaney conferred with Sinn Fein President, Gerry Adams, in Dublin, in September, about the hot button issue of Irish reunification. Mullaney has been researching legal and human rights matters flowing from the Northern Ireland peace agreement for 15 years.

At Redding Police Department: WCSU Intern learns about law enforcement

Adjunct Professor Douglas Fuchs, Police  Chief, Town of Redding, was installed as head of the Connecticut Police Chiefs Association, June 9, 2011.  At 45, he is one of the youngest presidents of the organization, which includes every police chief in the state.

TV Trials Give Professor Added Teaching Time


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