Professor Goddard published a new book entitled Youth, Community and the Struggle for Social Justice
In this book, Goddard and Myers offer an examination of the creative ideas that twelve US-based social justice organizations put forward for how participation in social change might spur not only individual-level change in young people, but community-wide mobilization against the harms resulting from the "tough on crime" movement and neoliberal carceralism.
Dr. Pires' research on the spatial distribution of redwood burl poaching in the Redwood State and National Parks and its implications on policy is discussed in the Smithsonian.
Dr. Gilmer's recent research findings from an FAO-funded project on maritime piracy, illegal fishing, and the development of Somalia's fisheries sector is being featured by the Oxford Research Group's Sustainable Security program.
Lower levels of brain activity during childhood may lead to decreased self-control and, eventually, delinquent behavior in adolescence, according to a new study published by a team of researchers from FIU and the University of Michigan.