Category: Criminology and Criminal Justice

Ivette Ortiz ‘17

Hometown: Carpentersville, IL Major: Criminal Justice Future Plans: Work in the Criminal Justice field If Ivette Ortiz isn’t busy making music, you’ll probably find her mentoring fellow students or helping the wrongfully convicted as an intern at the Illinois Innocence Project. The University of Illinois Springfield criminal justice major plays in the orchestra, is a… Ivette Ortiz ‘17 Read More »

Samia Ahmad ’14

Major: Political Science & Criminal Justice Hometown: Peotone, Illinois Future Plans: Work for the federal government Samia Ahmad, a political science and criminal justice major at the University of Illinois Springfield, has taken on many leadership roles on campus. She serves as Student Government Association (SGA) secretary, film coordinator for the Student Activities Committee, and… Samia Ahmad ’14 Read More »