Innovate: Project Details

CJ Mandate

Project Summary

The CJ Mandate serves as both the alumni magazine for the College of Criminal Justice and the official news bulletin for the Criminal Justice Center. The Mandate is published four times a year, offering new updates from the College, alumni profiles, research projects, training and information from institutes, and recent publications from students, faculty and alumni. The newsletter is distributed via email to more than 22,000 alumni of the College and friends of the Center quarterly.


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Individual Tasks

Below is a listing of all the individual parts that go into making this project a success. You can click on the person's name to view their staff page and see what else they are working on or click on the task type for more detailed information about what the task involves.

  • Tess Johnson

    • Editing: Select stories and photos and edits content for CJ Mandate
            Recurring: 4 hours twice a semester
  • Harriet McHale

    • Data Entry: Collect, sort, and clean mailing lists.
            Recurring: 10 hours twice a semester
    • Photography: Provides photography and graphic design elements for stories.
            Recurring: 10 hours twice a semester
  • Beth Kuhles

    • Writing: Collect stories and write summary text.
            Recurring: 20 hours twice a semester
  • Melina Gilbert

    • Website: Review code and publish new issue when ready.
            Recurring: 10 hours twice a semester
    • Mass Email: Format, proof, and submit Work Order for mass email.
            Recurring: 3 hours twice a semester
    • Website: Developed new design for CJ Mandate to match the (then) current SHSU template.
            Completed: 120 hours in 2011
    • Mass Email: Developed email template for CJ Mandate.
            Completed: 60 hours in 2011