Ray Harrington Criminal Justice Club

Are you interested in a career in criminal justice?

Looking for practical experience to determine if this career is the right path for you?

Named after Ray Harrington, beloved criminal justice faculty member and softball coach who passed away unexpectedly in spring 2013, this organization is dedicated to forensics, investigations and the exploration of the justice system.

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Calling All CSI Devotees

We are an active club that prides ourselves on providing both academic and co-curricular challenges so our students have access to experiential learning opportunities. The Criminal Justice Club connects students with opportunities to serve and explore criminal justice careers.

The Criminal Justice Club was recognized as the 2015 – 2016 Outstanding Student Organization of the Year for making a significant contribution to the Pfeiffer Campus. The club actively participates in University sponsored activities, and we also sponsors additional activities, such as:

  • Self-defense classes
  • K-9 demonstrations
  • Annual BBQ for students, criminal justice professionals, alumni, family and friends
  • Community service and fundraising events
  • Financial contributions to local non-profit agencies
  • Alcohol impairment simulations
  • Guest speakers from local, state, and federal agencies
  • Interactive mock scenarios
  • Club dinners
  • End of the year club social and achievement recognition

Annual Criminal Justice Club BBQ

  • The 3rd Annual CJ Club BBQ is on Friday, April 6th. Purchase your tickets today! Please join the Criminal Justice Program at Pfeiffer University for an afternoon of networking with friends, family, students and alumni at Gibson Lake. Proceeds will benefit the Ray Harrington Criminal Justice Club.

Criminal Justice Club Advisor

Dr. Heather Burkard
heather.burkard@pfeiffer.edu
(704) 463-3422

Criminal Justice Club Co-Advisor

Rosalyn Harrington 
rosalyn.harrington@pfeiffer.edu
(704) 463-3171