2022 CJC Graduates and Awards

Please join us in congratulating the students in the Loyola Class of 2022 receiving the Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice and Criminology and the Master of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice and Criminology.

The following students earned the Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice and Criminology.  

**Amelia Aguilera Hazael Gomez-Torres Kaitlin Ripcho
Lorial Aguirre Brianna Gonzalez Crystal Rodriguez
Chiara Aiello  *Christine Graf Jose Roman 
Fahad Alhaj Naomi Greenberg Presley Ruden
Zayda Alvarado   Max Hanzlik **Daelin Ruetz
**Marely Amador  *Mary Catherine High  Sydney Ruggles 
Taylor Amison   **Hannah Howard **Andrew Sain
Jocelyn Angulo  Tyler Huguez Elias Sajjadi
Naa Ayeley Aryeetey  Johnny Khuu Victoria Santiago
Humberto Baca  ***Ashley Klocke Olivia Savard
Bryan Barrientos  **Tatum Koehn David Silva 
**Julianne Beaulieu Edith Kowalik Jeremy Silva
Jason Bondar  ***Lily Kreuter **Kimberly Slusarczyk
*Sarah Bouchard  Paulina Kucharska  *Sophia Sobeski
**Victoria Braxton  Alexis Lee  Himani Soni
Maitlan Carabello  Margaret Lien Sally Staats
**Ashley Cedeno  Mina Mari Artur Stasiowski
*Marie Chamberlain  **Alexis Martinez Quinn Sullivan 
Stephan Chatterjee  **Isabella Martinez **Isabella Tambornino
Zenaida Chavez ***Shannon Mcsweeney Claire Weingarten
Alexandra Chwastek Kaitlyn Mimp **Allison Wiederin
Ashley Collins  Danielle Minet *Megan Wintrode
***Jonathan Cruz ***Hamdi Mohamed Nicole Zamudio
Carolina Darmo  Mallorie Monckton Oksana Zharovsky
Jamie Derbick  Anais Montalvo
Elizabete Dudorane  Minh Nguyen
*Dominique Dungca  ***Mary Nowlan
Alejandra Fernandez  ***Elian Nunez
*Madelyn Fitzpatrick  Tristin Pash
Ciloe Flores  Troy Payne
*Blake Garcia  ***Cameron Pozzi
**Magdaline Gathumbi **Pooja Rai
Lane Getka Felicia Ramos 

 

 

*Summa Cum Laude

**Magna Cum Laude

***Cum Laude

 

The following students earned the Master of Arts degree in Criminal Justice and Criminology.

Crystal Cervantes Sarah Parsons
Lindsay Dilks Lilianna Perez 
Matt Herndon Rosa Rivera 
Laura Hrickova Hannah Ragnone
Ally Kvidt Nancy Sullivan 
Scott McWilliams Jessica-Carol Wilbur
  Payton Van Kalker

Dr. Paul Mundy was a professor at Loyola University for 38 years, was the chair of the Department of Sociology, and in 1975 founded Loyola's Department of Criminal Justice. The Dr. Paul Mundy award is presented each year for outstanding scholarship to the graduating Criminal Justice and Criminology student with the highest overall grade point average. This year’s recipient is:

 

Megan Wintrode

 

Dr. Charles E. Hart was a Loyola Graduate, a Faculty member in the Department of English, and an Associate Dean in the College of Arts and Sciences where he showed great devotion to helping students both academically and personally. The Dean Charles E. Hart award is presented every year for academic excellence in the College of Arts and Sciences to all graduating Criminal Justice and Criminology students who have achieved a 3.7 overall grade point average. This year's recipients include:

Amelia Aguilera Edith Kowalik
Marley Amador Alexis Martinez
Julianne Beaulieu Isabella Martinez
Sarah Bouchard Pooja Rai
Victoria Braxton Crystal Rodriguez
Ashley Cedeno Daelin Ruetz
Marie Chamberlain Andrew Sain
Dominque Dungca Kimberly Slusarcyk
Madelyn Fitzpatrick Sophia Sobeski
Blake Garcia  Himani Soni
Magdaline Gathumbi Sally Staats
Christine Graf Quinn Sullivan
Naomi Greenberg Isabella Tambornino
Mary Catherine High Allison Wiederin
Hannah Howard Megan Wintrode
Tatum Koehn  

 

Dr. Gad Bensinger was a faculty member in Criminal Justice and Criminology for over 30 years, inspiring the lives and careers of his many students with his commitment to educating students and his dedication to social justice. Through a generous gift from his family, the Gad and Ana Bensinger Award recognizes undergraduate students who share Gad's commitment to social justice in understanding criminology and criminal justice issues. Students are selected for the award based on their submitted essays addressing social justice issues. This year's winners include:

Isabella Martinez

Title: "The Magical Negro and Death Penalty in The Green Mile"

 

Divya Patel

Title: "School-to-Prison Pipeline"