Have you ever thought about writing crime fiction? There’s never been a better time to put ink to paper: we’re partnering with Hofstra Law on a writing competition, and Lee Child, Marcia Clark, and Alafair Burke are the judges! Click here for more information.
My school’s Linguistics Club had Dr. Robert Leonard come and give a talk about Forensic Linguistics. It was so interesting! I honestly never even knew something like this existed before. It’s basically when linguists examine patterns in ransom notes, letters, and written threats sent in by criminals, and using these patterns they can get a more accurate profile of a suspect.
I’m now considering going into this field for my masters degree because I’ve always been interested in criminal justice.
This video is of a student talking about Hofstra University’s masters program for forensic linguistics.
You can see another student talking about the program HERE & the director of the program, Dr. Robert Leonard, talking about it HERE
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I’ve been accepted to a 10.5 week trip to Europe where we travel from Paris and as far away as to Turkey and Croatia. I’ll be taking 15 credits as well, all while traveling in a van with 11 other students. I worked so hard to get into a truly wonderful institution and have maintained a high GPA w…