HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 22, 2010 – Dr. Heather Ahn-Redding, assistant professor of criminal justice in the Department of Criminal Justice at High Point University, recently attended the Southern Criminal Justice Association Conference in Clearwater Beach, Fla. The conference, which provides opportunities for members to access the most current research findings on a wide range of criminal justice related topics, was held Sept. 29 through Oct. 2.
At the conference, Ahn-Redding presented a poster, titled “Crime and Punishment: How Much Do Students Really Know?” Ahn-Redding authored the poster with colleagues from Elon University and Grant MacEwan University in Canada. The annual theme of the conference was “Using Criminal Justice Research to Improve the Community.”
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