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Voiceless, Maria Sanchez Diez Dec 2015

Voiceless, Maria Sanchez Diez

Capstones

In 2013, Deisy García, a young immigrant from Guatemala filed two domestic violence complaints against her husband. In one of them she said she was scared he would killed her. The New York City Police Department never translated it and eight months later, Garcia's husband ended up killing her, along with their two daughters. Exploring García's case, this story explores how the access to interpretation services can mean a matter of life or death for Spanish-speaking victims of domestic violence.


Police Integrity Lost Podcast Episode 26: What We Know About Police Crime, Philip M. Stinson Nov 2015

Police Integrity Lost Podcast Episode 26: What We Know About Police Crime, Philip M. Stinson

Philip M Stinson

This episode of the Police Integrity Lost podcast features a presentation by Phil Stinson at the Center for Family and Demographic Research at Bowling Green State University on November 4, 2015.


Police Integrity Lost Podcast Episode 25: Violence By School Resource Officers, Philip M. Stinson Nov 2015

Police Integrity Lost Podcast Episode 25: Violence By School Resource Officers, Philip M. Stinson

Philip M Stinson

This episode of the Police Integrity Lost podcast features an interview of Phil Stinson on WURD AM900 Radio in Philadelphia, PA on October 28, 2015.


Creating Educational Industry Connections Through Internship Tu4d Guide For Best Practice, Frank Cullen Sep 2015

Creating Educational Industry Connections Through Internship Tu4d Guide For Best Practice, Frank Cullen

Reports

A working subgroup was sent up in 2015 in response to the TU4D Design Team requirements. The task of the subgroup was to conduct a reviews of ITB, DIT AND ITT placement structures and develop a draft policy based on the combined internship polices. The subgroup was additionally informed by the HEA paper ‘Towards a Future Higher Education Landscape’ (February 2012), ‘Work Placement A Best Practice Guide for Employers’ (AHECS), DIT’s working group report (2012), the REAPS report ‘Work Placement in Third Level Education’ (2011). This draft policy includes the process and criteria from the three institutions and is ...


Police Integrity Lost Podcast Episode 21: Police Crime: Grand Juries, Juries And Conviction Of Officers, Philip M. Stinson Sep 2015

Police Integrity Lost Podcast Episode 21: Police Crime: Grand Juries, Juries And Conviction Of Officers, Philip M. Stinson

Philip M Stinson

This episode of the Police Integrity Lost podcast features an interview of Bowling Green State University criminal justice professor Phil Stinson on the Kelley and Company radio show from 710 KNUS News Talk Radio in Denver, Colorado on December 9, 2014.


Police Integrity Lost Podcast Episode 20: Constitutional Torts, Section 1983, And Police Misconduct: Presentation At 2014 Asc Conference, Philip M. Stinson Sep 2015

Police Integrity Lost Podcast Episode 20: Constitutional Torts, Section 1983, And Police Misconduct: Presentation At 2014 Asc Conference, Philip M. Stinson

Philip M Stinson

The purpose of this study is to explore whether being named as a party-defendant in federal civil rights litigation is correlated with other types of police misconduct. As part of a larger study of police officers who were arrested during the years 2005-2011, the names of each officer arrested (N = 5,545) were cross-checked against the master name index in the federal court Public Access to Courts Electronic Records (PACER) system. The findings indicate that more than one-fifth of the arrested officers (22.2%, n = 1,232) were named as a party-defendant in one or more federal court civil actions ...


Police Integrity Lost Podcast Episode 22: Research On Crimes Committed By Sworn Police Officers, Philip M. Stinson Sep 2015

Police Integrity Lost Podcast Episode 22: Research On Crimes Committed By Sworn Police Officers, Philip M. Stinson

Philip M Stinson

This episode of the Police Integrity Lost podcast features an interview of Bowling Green State University criminal justice professor Phil Stinson by Steve Kendall on the WBGU TV public affairs show NW Ohio Journal.


Police Integrity Lost Podcast Episode 23: Police Shootings In Albuquerque, Philip M. Stinson Sep 2015

Police Integrity Lost Podcast Episode 23: Police Shootings In Albuquerque, Philip M. Stinson

Philip M Stinson

This episode of the Police Integrity Lost podcast features an interview of Bowling Green State University criminal justice professor Phil Stinson on the NPR radio show Here and Now that originally aired on January 15, 2015.


Police Integrity Lost Podcast Episode 24: Police Crime In America: Phil Stinson At Porcfest 2015, Philip M. Stinson Sep 2015

Police Integrity Lost Podcast Episode 24: Police Crime In America: Phil Stinson At Porcfest 2015, Philip M. Stinson

Philip M Stinson

This episode of the Police Integrity Lost podcast features the presentation of Phil Stinson at Porcfest, the Porcupine Freedom Festival of the Free State Project in Lancaster, New Hampshire on June 27, 2015. The audio recording was produced by Vibrant Works and is used by permission from the Free State Project.


Police Integrity Lost Podcast Episode 19: Gun-Involved Police Crime Arrests, Philip M. Stinson Sep 2015

Police Integrity Lost Podcast Episode 19: Gun-Involved Police Crime Arrests, Philip M. Stinson

Philip M Stinson

Hard statistics on police officers arrested for crimes related to on-duty shootings. In this episode of the Police Integrity Lost, Bowling Green State University criminal justice Professor Phil Stinson discusses his data on gun-involved police crime arrests.


Lunch -- Keynote Speakers -- Devon W. Carbado And Russell K. Robinson, Ucla School Of Law, Devon W. Carbado, Russell K. Robinson Jul 2015

Lunch -- Keynote Speakers -- Devon W. Carbado And Russell K. Robinson, Ucla School Of Law, Devon W. Carbado, Russell K. Robinson

Russell K Robinson

No abstract provided.


Hong Kong Happiness Index Survey 2011 香港快樂指數調查 2011, Lok Sang Ho Jul 2015

Hong Kong Happiness Index Survey 2011 香港快樂指數調查 2011, Lok Sang Ho

Prof. HO Lok-sang

Despite their dissatisfaction with the overall administration of public policy, the quality of public healthcare services, and other social problems, Hong Kong people are generally happier than last year, with the happiness index reaching 71.3, the second highest since 2005, the latest Hong Kong Happiness Index Survey reveals. For the first time ever, young people aged below 30 are the happiest among the different age groups, with the index hitting 72.0, the highest in seven years. Females also reported a record-high happiness index of 73.6, which is far above the males’ at 67.9. Four key determinants ...


Caregiving, Services, And Advocacy Among Siblings Of Individuals With Disabilities, John Kramer, Thinkwork! At The Institute For Community Inclusion At Umass Boston Jun 2015

Caregiving, Services, And Advocacy Among Siblings Of Individuals With Disabilities, John Kramer, Thinkwork! At The Institute For Community Inclusion At Umass Boston

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In today’s presentation, we will make a case for how and why a critical disability studies perspective would deepen and strengthen our knowledge about the lifelong experiences of siblinghood. We have a wide range of goals today and will present for you some of our current thinking on this relatively small, but expanding interest in sibling-disability research. First, we highlight how sibling disability research has differed and been narrower in focus than other research about siblings where neither has a disability and trace the reason for this to institutionalisation and deinstitutionalisation. We then identify the impact of the overwhelmingly ...


La Radio Comunitaria: Hacia Un Futuro Más Democrático Para Bolivia, Katharine Norris Apr 2015

La Radio Comunitaria: Hacia Un Futuro Más Democrático Para Bolivia, Katharine Norris

Independent Study Project (ISP) Collection

Radio has been a companion of and crucial partner in democratic social change in Bolivia since its arrival to the country. Many of its inherent characteristics make it an ideal medium for communication of messages made for and by marginalized groups that are otherwise excluded from the production of and access to information. Historically, radio has been implemented in processes of progressive resistance to authority, in response to the oppression of the groups that community radio seeks to represent. This investigation attempts to understand the role of community radio in Bolivian society, with a view towards the democratic participation and ...


Bodies Of Exception And Transactional Microaggressions, Sonny Nordmarken Dec 2014

Bodies Of Exception And Transactional Microaggressions, Sonny Nordmarken

Sonny Nordmarken

No abstract provided.