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    Criminal Justice and Forensic Science Preview Day

    Thursday, March 2, 2023 at 2:00 PM until 4:30 PMEastern Standard Time


    Lasell University Hamel Visitor Center
    221 Woodland Rd
    Auburndale, MA 02466
    United States

    Why do criminals behave the way they do? How do we catch criminals using forensic evidence? Experience this is and more with four of Lasell's most esteemed faculty. Below you can see a preview of the day. We encourage you to register as soon as possible as this event will fill up quickly! Upon registration, you'll receive follow-up communication to the email address you provide. 
     
    Students
    1:00 -2:00 p.m.Optional Campus TourHamel Visitor Center
    2:00 - 2:15 p.m.Program Welcome
    2:30 - 3:15 p.m.Evidence ExaminationProfessor Sarah Schoff, Ph.D.
    TerrorismProfessor Michael Palmieri, Ph.D.
    3:15 - 4:00 p.m.Criminal Behavior/MotivationProfessor Kellie Wallace, Ph.D,
    Serology/Blood DetectionProfessor Hailey Garrison
    4:00 - 4:30 p.m.Open Q & A
     

    Parents: while this event is designed for your student, we have allocated time for you to speak with your student's admission counselor and also explore areas of campus on your own. The parent portion is not mandatory, you are welcome to stay for as long or as little of the program as you like.
    Parents
    1:00 - 2:00 p.m.Optional Campus TourHamel Visitor Center
    2:00 - 2:15 p.m.Program Welcome
    2:30 - 3:00 p.m.Open Session with Undergraduate Admissions
    3:15 - 4:00 p.m.Free time on campus
    4:00 - 4:30 p.m.Open Q & A

    Session Overviews:
    Evidence Examination - Explore mock crime scenes and determine if evidence is forensically significant. Not all evidence may lead to a crime, you'll be the judge during this session. 
    Terrorism - There are certain fundamental dimensions of action that constitute terrorism, learn how the media plays a role in portraying a "terrorist". 
    Criminal Behavior - Are offenses planned or spur of the moment? What causes someone to become a 'career criminal'? You'll assess evidence and understand the mind of a criminal.
    Serology/Blood Detection - You'll conduct a Luminol and Kastle-Meyer test to identify the presence of blood on pieces of evidence and what to do if the test returns positive. (This session involves simulated blood and safe alternative chemicals for demonstration purposes). 
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    Would you like to arrive at 1 p.m. to take a campus tour prior to the event?
    Would you like to arrive at 1 p.m. to take a campus tour prior to the event?