Graduate Presents Paper
Kevin Cieplowski, BA '09, from Garfield Heights, Ohio, a criminal justice graduate, presented a paper at the American Society of Criminology conference in Philadelphia on Nov. 4.
The paper, titled "Spatial Analysis of Property Crimes on Foreclosure and Other Socio-Economic Variables: An Examination of Garfield Heights" summarized spatial and statistical analysis of recent burglaries, foreclosures and demographics in a suburb of Cleveland.
This was Ciepolowski's first presentation at an academic conference. The paper was co-authored by Jimmy Wilson, Ph.D., visiting assistant professor of geography at ONU, and Seungmug Lee, Ph.D., assistant professor of criminal justice at Western Illinois University.