Dr. Angela Broadus joined the Texas Juvenile Crime Prevention Center at Prairie View A&M University in April of 2016. She completed an M.A. and Ph.D. in Social Psychology from the University of Nevada, Reno’s Interdisciplinary Social Psychology Program, plus an M.A. in Clinical Psychology and a B.S. in Psychology from Sam Houston State University. Dr. …

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Greetings Future COJJP Alumni!!

Congratulations on earning this major accomplishment!! This page is dedicated to informing you about the 2016 Spring Commencement on  Saturday,  December 10, 2016 at 1:00  p.m. in the William “Billy” Nicks, Sr. Building.  Please regularly check this page for up-to-date information about graduation. Fall 2016 Commencement Announcement from Campus Announcement Extra Tickets If you need …

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On February 4, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., graduate programs in Justice Studies and Psychology at Prairie View A&M University will host three workshops about preparing and completing graduate school.  Please register below.  Please contact Dr. Pamela Martin for information at ppmartin@pvamu.edu or 936.261.5208.  

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Dr. Logan Yelderman is an assistant professor of psychology at Prairie View A&M University and is interested in social psychology research. His research interests involve the application of social psychological theories to legal attitudes and legal processes. Specifically, he is interested in attitudes toward the criminally insane and mentally ill offenders; mental illness verdicts (e.g. …

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President Obama proclaimed October 23 through October 29, 2016, as National Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) Week.  Activities of this week include recognizing and celebrating contributions of HBCUs plus hosting the the Annual National Historically Black Colleges and Universities Week Conference. This year, Dr. Camille Gibson, Professor in Justice Studies  and Dr. Derek Wilson, Associate …

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Dr. Camille Gibson along with three graduate students and one undergraduate student presented  at SWACJ 2016 Annual Meeting in Oklahoma City, OK  from October 13-15, 2016.  Virtual currency crime investigation – Ying Cao, Doctoral Student, Prairie View A&M University Cross-over youth experiences in both child-welfare and juvenile justice – Sherri Y. Simmons-Horton, Doctoral Student, Prairie …

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Matthew Bolton, a senior psychology major  and Nayla Wofford, a junior psychology major, were selected to attend the 16th Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS).  Now in its sixteenth year, ABRCMS is one of the largest, professional conferences for underrepresented minority students, military veterans, and persons with disabilities to pursue advanced training in science, …

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Seven undergraduate and two doctoral students attended the Fifth Black Undergraduate Student Conference in Psychology hosted by the Department of Psychology at Virginia State University.   Dr. Aisha Asby and Dr. Joseph Dickson mentored the scholarly research presented at this conference. Holmes, A., Stovall, J., Belcher, J., Williams, M., Asby, A. & Dickson, D. (April, 2016). …

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Three undergraduate students along with  research mentor, Dr. Derek Wilson, attend the 73rd Annual Beta Kappa Chi National Honor Society Conference held at Hampton University.  Students presented research on identity development and STEM career choices among students attending an HBCU. Wilson, N., Graves, K., Bolton, M. & Wilson, D. (March, 2016). The racial-science identity: Exploring …

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