Many of our faculty are industry experts and offer extensive research on topics like gun control, biosocial criminology and social control, to name a few.The list below contains nearly 1,000 peer-reviewed journal articles published by our faculty, many of which are co-authored with former and current graduate students.
During one advising appointment, I had mentioned that I was studying for the LSAT and the advisor gave me an extra LSAT prep book they had.Another advisor told me about the department's amazing internship opportunities that I am currently doing and love!Not surprisingly, the results seem to show that among universities, most of the best colleges for Asian Americans are located in the west (particularly in the University of California system), where the majority of Asian Americans live.Similarly, three out of the top seven liberal arts colleges are located in California.At my school I was definitely beyond my comfort level as an Asian American, but living 'outside the box,' so to speak, strengthened my identity." (Ball State University, Muncie, IN) "I attend an institution where the Asian student population is not even in the single-digit region.
However, I am used to being the only Asian person in most all I do and attend.This is the reason why I am not involved with these organizations.The college experience is more enriching if you befriend others on the basis of factors other than race, such as, say, personality!For instance, my school has never been known to be 'conducive' to an Asian American identity, but this doesn't mean the school can't change.And if students of Asian descent choose not to attend just because of it's 'white-washed' history, then the school will never become conducive to an Asian American identity.If you want to befriend Asians, it's easy enough, but joining an organization is mainly an outlet for people who are not accustomed to being in diverse environments." (Brown University, Providence, RI) "Northwestern University is a different environment for Asian Americans. Coming from California, I experience a different feel/environment for Asian Americans.