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Program Manager, Jim Ledbetter, was honored to receive the "Kiwianian of the Year" award from the Capital City Kiwanis Club.
Legislative Research Assistant, Elise Jensen, will present her research "An Exploration of the Non-Linear Relationship between Neighborhood Disadvantage and Adolescent Sexual Activity" at the American Society of Criminology Conference in San Francisco on November 17, 2010.
Legislative Research Assistant, Joshua Kuch, will also present his research on "Racial Differences in the Effects of Supervision on Drug Use at Home" at the American Society of Criminology Conference in San Francisco on November 17, 2010.