College of Criminal Justice Seeks CJ Ambassadors

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The College is looking for three undergraduate students to serve as ambassadors at CJ events and to mentor students. Apply by May 31!

The College of Criminal Justice is seeking an elite group of enthusiastic and involved students to serve as ambassadors at various events and to mentor new and prospective criminal justice students.

The CJ Ambassadors will serve as official representatives of the college at various activities and programs throughout the year, including Saturdays@SAM, the Criminal Justice Honors Convocation, Bearkat Family Weekend, Real Talk w/CJ and other events.

Ambassadors also help to promote college programs and assist prospective students at recruiting events.

“Being an ambassador for the College of Criminal Justice will present networking opportunities, leadership development, and a chance for you to give back to the university and your specific college as a whole,” said Arica Castleberry , Undergraduate Programs Coordinator in Advising for the College of Criminal Justice.

In exchange, students will receive a $250 scholarship per semester from the College and T-shirts and a polo-style shirt to wear to events.

The College is currently seeking three students for the fall semester, and selection will involve an application process.

To be eligible, students must be a criminal justice or victim studies major with a grade point average of 3.0 or higher; be classified as a junior or senior; be involved in at least two SHSU student organizations; and be familiar with university services and resources.

Applications are available at the CJ Advising Center in Criminal Justice Center Room A214 or by contacting Castleberry at 936-294-1681 or

The deadline to apply is May 31.

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