Alex Piquero, a noted criminologist and chair of the Department of Sociology and Criminology, has been named director of the Bureau of Justice Statistics, part of the Department of Justice.

https://news.miami.edu/stories/2022/08/piquero-tapped-by-biden-administration-to-head-bureau-of-justice-statistics.html



A&S Research

Astrophysicist helps map the origins of the universe

Josh Gundersen, a professor of physics in the College of Arts and Sciences, is part of an international team of astronomers looking back billions of light years into the past to study the birth of star-forming galaxies.

https://news.miami.edu/stories/2022/08/astrophysicist-helps-map-the-origins-of-the-universe.html


A&S Student Corner

Breaking the mold

Nyanti Eason is the first graduate to earn an MS in Data Science with a Marketing track, and she’s ready to take on the tech world.

stories/2022/08/breaking-the-mold.html