Robert Hazen, Robinson Professor of Earth Sciences, presented a lecture on mineral evolution at the University of Arizona. He has been named the 2012 Condon Lecturer of Oregon State University and a 2013 Linus Pauling Lecturer by the Institute for Science, Engineering and Public Policy.
Steven Pearlstein, Robinson Professor of Public and International Affairs, participated in a panel discussion on the political and media environments for federal budget policy at the annual meeting of the Academy for Government Accountability held at Mason’s Arlington Campus.
Laurie O. Robinson, Robinson Professor of Criminology, Law and Society, wrote the forward in a newly published volume, “From Juvenile Delinquency to Adult Crime” from Oxford University Press. She recently received awards from two national organizations for contributions to the criminal justice field: SEARCH, the National Consortium for Justice Information and Statistics, presented its Justice Policy Leadership Award to her at its annual conference in Cincinnati in July, and the National Criminal Justice Association bestowed its Career Service Award on her at its annual meeting in Albuquerque, also in July.