The purpose of the Criminal Justice Society (CJS) is to stimulate interest in Criminal Justice (CJ) activities at Saginaw Valley State University (SVSU), and to promote the scholarly and academic aspects of Criminal Justice. The organization provides current CJ majors and minors with the opportunity to network with each other as well as alumni. CJS members are exposed to various career options in the CJ field through extra curricular activities such as educational guest speakers, field trips, and community service opportunities.
Dues each semester are $10 and include a CJS T-shirt. There is also the option to pay $20, which covers dues for the full year and includes a sweatshirt. Dues cover the cost of various professional and social events, and tours. Membership is open to students with strong professional interests in the field of criminal justice regardless of major. The bylaws presently provide that active members (with voting privileges) must have at least a 2.5 overall GPA and must complete the following application procedures:
The CJ Society meets every other Wednesday from 4:15 - 5:30 PM in the Alumni Lounge, located in Curtiss Hall, Room 115 The Fall 2015 semester meeting dates are:
To get the latest news on meeting dates, speakers, upcoming events, internship and job opportunities, please join our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/103865773007939
If you are interested or have any questions, please contact the faculty advisor or one of the executive board members (listing of current board members is available on OrgSync). Hope to see you at a meeting soon!
Sher Ratnabalasuriar (email@example.com)