Posts filed under Valerie Jenness

UCI’s 24-Hour Online Fundraising Campaign Exceeds Goal

Inaugural Giving Day Raises $1.4 Million  The University of California, Irvine’s first-ever Giving Day on April 12 raised $1.4 million within 24 hours – exceeding its goal of $1 million – to support students, research and innovative programs across campus. “We are tremendously grateful to our community of donors who came together to truly make… (read more)

Definition and Punishment of Hate Crimes

Professor Valerie Jenness of University of California, Irvine discusses the history and ideologies behind the approaches to the definition and punishment of hate crimes. The Vera Institute of Justice is a nonprofit that has worked for more than five decades to transform justice systems. Vera produces ideas, analysis and research that inspire change in the… (read more)

Valerie Jenness | UCI Professor | Criminology

Valerie Jenness UCI Professor      Valerie Jenness is a Professor in the Department of Criminology, Law and Society and in the Department of Sociology at the University of California, Irvine. Her research focuses on the links between deviance and social control; the politics of crime control; social movements and social change; and corrections and… (read more)