The science of cheerleading

When Indianapolis native Kya Jackson isn’t cheering on her fellow Sycamores, she’s learning the latest in cybercrime security.

BY Betsy Simon

Kevin Albert, ’18

He has worked in Tanzania with the U.S. Army and helps the homeless in Terre Haute — no wonder this criminology and criminal justice major from Brownsburg, Ind., feels a kinship with Captain America!

BY Indianastate

Benjamon Brinkley, ’21

A criminology and criminal justice major from Chrisman, Ill., Benjamon Brinkley may be a freshman, but he’s racking up upperclassman-level experiences.

BY Indianastate

How are industry partners aiding career readiness?

State’s industry partnerships help shape the university’s degree offerings to align closely with workforce needs, which means students are going into in-demand fields and are prepared to hit the ground running after graduation.

BY Sarah Kuta

Blazing a trail

Sycamore who was the Indiana Department of Corrections’ first paid summer intern wowed her supervisors. “She has a great future,” according to the internship coordinator.

BY Kristen Kilker, '17

Law and order

State’s criminology and criminal justice program is the university’s most popular major — and faculty are working to make it even more popular.

BY Elise Lima, '16

What is the future of policing?

Incidents of police shooting suspects, officers being targeted and changes in technology create a complicated — and, often, increasingly tense — scenario for communities to grapple.

BY Libby Roerig