Yellow Pages |   News Updates |   Events Calendar |   Movie Times | Recycling
Rocklin & Roseville Today Local Events
HOME

Rocklin College Student Recipient of God and Governing Award



ROCKLIN, CALIFORNIA - Megan Crutchfield, 21, a senior at William Jessup University's School of Public Policy in Rocklin, is the recipient of Trinity Law School's 2014 God and Governing Award for her thesis project, "One Size Doesn't Fit All: Reforming Megan's Law."

The God and Governing Award, named for Trinity Law School's conference on virtue, ethics, and statesmanship of the same name, is presented to a graduating senior in the William Jessup University School of Public Policy who demonstrates an exemplary understanding of current global or national issues and presents solutions to such problems that are innovative, realistic, and promote Christian values and beliefs. The winner is determined through evaluation of their thesis paper, presentation, and defense, which took place during William Jessup University's 9th Annual Public Policy Lecture Series on May 6 and 7.

"I'm passionate about Criminal Justice and wanted to learn more about Megan's Law following a paper I wrote last year about it," Crutchfield stated. She also cited her internship with the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Department in Martinez, California as a source of her interest in the topic.

Crutchfield received a $2,000 cash prize at the ceremony on Wednesday night. Should Crutchfield choose to attend Trinity Law School in the future, she will receive an additional $2,000 and a renewable 50% scholarship towards annual tuition.

A native of Lodi, California, Crutchfield will be graduating on May 17 with her bachelor's degree in Public Policy with a concentration in Criminal Justice. Following graduation, she will be returning to Lodi to pursue a career in law enforcement.

Founded in 1980 as the Simon Greenleaf School of Law, Trinity Law School is a distinctively Christian law school located in Santa Ana, California. It is one of four schools in the Trinity International University system, which is based in Deerfield, Illinois. Trinity Law School is accredited regionally by the North Central Association of Schools and Colleges and the California State Bar Committee of Bar Examiners

Now on FB, thanks for the love!




Placer County News Headlines

Rocklin Venues to Host Cyclocross RacesRocklin, CA - On October 8 and 9 Sacramento Cyclocross will kick-off their cyclocross race season with exhilarating events in two Rocklin locations

$3 Million Plan to Remove Damaged Trees Approved by SupervisorsCounty staff has identified approximately 1,800 trees in need of immediate removal. With an estimate of $1,700 per tree, the total cost of the project is expected to be about $3.1 million

Draft Vision for Sunset Area and Placer Ranch in South PlacerRoseville, CA - Placer County planners today unveiled the first draft land use vision for Placer Ranch and the Sunset Area in south Placer

Grant to Support Seniors First Meal Delivery ProgramSeniors First Executive Director Jamee Horning is honored to announce the receipt of $15,000 from Sierra Health Foundation, a private philanthropy committed to improving health

Steven Pedretti: New Community Development Resource Agency directorGuiding future development in Placer County is now in the hands of Steven Pedretti, Placer's new Community Development Resource Agency director.

Best & Worst Cities for People with DisabilitiesThe results are in for 2016's Best & Worst Cities for People with Disabilities.

Allyhoos Comfort Young Hospital PatientsIt all began with her own physical suffering, and through this suffering she has helped heal others.

Seniors First Receives Grant from Alzheimer's Foundation of AmericaSeniors First, located in Auburn, has announced the receipt of a $5,000 grant from the Alzheimer's Foundation of America

UC Davis Alzheimer's Disease Center Grant RenewedThe UC Davis Alzheimer's Disease Center, which investigates cognitive aging and dementia, has received renewed funding of $6.9 million

Roseville Gas Prices Ticking UpwardRoseville, CA- Gas prices in Roseville and surrounding communities continue to push upward

Roseville Woman Sentenced to 14 Year Prison SentenceRachel Siders, 41, of Roseville, was sentenced to 14 and a half years in prison for her involvement in mortgage fraud schemes that cost financial institutions over $17 million

Hyundai Santa Fe has two diverse modelsRoseville, CA - One of Hyundai's more impressive vehicles is the Santa Fe, a sport utility vehicle that seats either five or seven people, depending on the model chosen


NEWS: In Case You Missed It