Nonprofit and Community Studies

Exterior of Johnston Hall, Miami Middletown. Text: Miami University Regionals Nonprofit and Community Studies

Learn how the NCS major offers professional administrative, analytical, communication, and leadership training and prepares you for a variety of careers that make a difference.

CJS Students visit The Fringe in Hamilton

Criminal Justice students at The Fringe in HamiltonStudents of CJS 451, Comparative Justice Systems, visited The Fringe in Hamilton. A new coffee shop, The Fringe is owned by two ex-felons who are committed to employing and providing reentry support for other ex-felons. The students found a beautiful space, full of awesome art conveying messages of hope. 

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JCS Community-Based Research Project

JCS Capstone Group 2018

Students in Dr. Theresa Conover’s Capstone in Criminal Justice class presented the findings from their semester-long community-based research project in German Village to Chief Craig Bucheit, City of Hamilton Police Department. Their research focused on perceptions of safety, police satisfaction, and neighborhood problem solving.