West Virginia State University Criminal Justice Students Take Top Honors at Conference

12/1/2015
Contact: Kimberly Osborne
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kosborne@wvstateu.edu

 
Dec. 1, 2015
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West Virginia State University Criminal Justice Students Take Top Honors at Conference
 
INSTITUTE, W.Va. -- West Virginia State University (WVSU) Criminal Justice students walked away with top honors in three out of four categories at the annual West Virginia Criminal Justice Educators Association conference Nov. 12-13 at West Virginia University at Parkersburg.

The team from WVSU won first place in the Quiz Bowl competition at the annual conference which represents all colleges and universities in West Virginia that offer Criminal Justice as a major. Quiz Bowl team members were Eli Crush, Cassie Province, Dori McDonough, Jamaine Hunt and Breanna Jeffers.

The team from WVSU also finished first in the Crime Scene competition. Team members were WVSU students K.C. Dodd, Tyler Brewster, Cassie Province, Dori McDonough, Jamaine Hunt, Breanna Jeffers, Eli Crush and Daniel Riggs.

Finally, WVSU student Carla Brooks won first place in the Graduate Paper competition, while Christopher Dolin placed third in the Undergraduate Paper competition.

For more information about the WVSU Department of Criminal Justice, contact Dr. Walter Stroupe at (304) 766-3315 or wstroupe@wvstateu.edu

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West Virginia State University is a public, land grant, historically black university, which has evolved into a fully accessible, racially integrated, and multi-generational institution, located in Institute, W.Va. As a “living laboratory of human relations,” the university is a community of students, staff, and faculty committed to academic growth, service, and preservation of the racial and cultural diversity of the institution. Its mission is to meet the higher education and economic development needs of the state and region through innovative teaching and applied research.
 
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