March 2014  Vol. 32, No. 1

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Karen F. Maline, Editor
Nancy Michel, Managing Editor


Stephen Haas, President
Janeena J. Wing, Vice President
Lisa Shoaf, Secretary/ Treasurer
Danette Buskovick, Delegate
Mark Myrent Delegate
Roger Przybylski, Appointed Delegate
Phillip Stevenson, Past President

Joan C. Weiss, Executive Director

Shawn Flower, Research Associate
Karen F. Maline, Director of Member Services
Nancy Michel, Director of Publications
Stan Orchowsky, Research Director
Jason Trask, Program Associate
Lisa Walbolt Wagner, Research Associate
Carrie Williamson, Research Associate

 Webinar Available for Viewing

On January 16, JRSA hosted a webinar on the features and information provided by Now in its third year of operation, provides program evaluation information about "what works, what doesn't, and what's promising" regarding programs and interventions in criminal justice, juvenile justice, and victim services. The website, which is currently managed by the National Institute of Justice (NIJ), also features a "practices" module designed to show which general strategies and categories of interventions are effective. The webinar was presented by Thomas Feucht, Executive Senior Science Advisor and Acting Deputy Director at NIJ, and was funded by the Bureau of Justice Statistics. The webinar is available for viewing online.