The Quiet Don: The Untold Story of Mafia Kingpin Russell Bufalino by Matt Birkbeck

Matt Birkbeck, author of “The Quiet Don: The Untold Story of Mafia Kingpin Russell Bufalino,” was on Marywood campus Monday, April 14th at 6pm to discuss organized crime in Northeastern, PA. read more...

Student Loan Messes: How Good Intentions Produced a $1 Trillion Problem

On Monday, 9/16/13 Guest Speaker Joel Best discussed "The Student Loan Messes: How Good Intentions Produced a $1 Trillion Problem" read more...

Death and Displacement in Sudan

John Hagan, the John D. MacArther Professor of Sociology and Law at Northwestern University, spoke about the eveidence of continuining genocide in Sudan.

Legacies of Crime

Peggy C. Giordano, distinguished professor of sociology at Bowling Green State University, spoke about the lasting impact of parent's criminal behavior on their children's lives last November.

Street Gang Strategy

Marcus Felson, a professor at Rutgers, presented a four-hour workshop on juvenile street gangs. Professor Felson is a leader in the field of crime theory and prevention. His workshop dispelled many of the common misconceptions about juvenile gangs.