Special Criminal Justice Events at RCC on March 6 and March 25

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Ramapo, NY—Please join us at Rockland Community College for two special guest speakers with timely and important presentation topics. On March 6, nationally renowned expert Paul Cell will speak about How to Respond to Sexual Assault; and on March 25 award-winning author and investigative journalist Mike Kelly will present The Impact of Terrorism.

How to Respond to Sexual Assault
Friday, March 6 (1:00 pm)
Student Union room 3214
Learn what you need to know from nationally recognized expert, Paul Cell, Police Chief, Montclair University Campus Police and President, NJ State Association of Chiefs of Police.

The Impact of Terrorism
Wednesday, March 25 (11:00 – 11:50 am)
Technology Center (Ellipse)

Join Mike Kelly, award-winning investigative journalist and author of The Bus on Jaffa Road: A Story of Middle East Terrorism and the Search for Justice, who also wrote Color Lines: The Troubled Dreams of Racial Harmony in an American Town, and Fresh Jersey Stories from an Altered State, for a presentation about the stories beyond the headlines about the very human toll for the victims and their families. His most recent book chronicles a single act of terrorism in Jerusalem and what happened to the families as they attempt to seek justice.

RCC degree programs for criminal justice, corporate and homeland security, and emergency management are expanding and reflect the growth in careers for professionals trained in these fields.

Please contact Dr. Kevin Barrett, the chair of Criminal Justice at RCC for any information kbarrett4@sunyrockland.edu.


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