Criminal Justice and the Prison System
This series of events will address the major issues facing the prison system and criminal justice today. Led and organized by Pace faculty and experts in the field, the events will address such topics as Rikers Island, domestic violence and the drama of abuse, mental health/ trauma, and the future of corrections.
All events take place online via Zoom, 3:15 p.m.–4:15 p.m.
Thursday, February 22, 2022 – Panel discussion led by Kimberly Collica-Cox, Ph.D. (Criminal Justice and Security) and Joseph Franco, Ph.D. (Psychology).
- Rocco Pozzi, Commissioner, Westchester County Department of Probation
- Nory Padilla, JD, LCSW, 1st Deputy Commissioner, Westchester County Department of Correction
- Ashley Jenkins, Psy.D., Forensic Psychologist, Federal Bureau of Prisons
Tuesday, April 10, 2022 – Student presentations