Becca graduated from Penn State University in December 2011 with a BA in Psychology (focus in social psychology). She is currently a third year student in the PhD program in Criminology and Criminal Justice at the University of Maryland, working on her thesis on disclosure of abuse for domestic violence victims to friends and family members. Her work/research experiences are fairly wide ranging, and she is currently working at both NIJ on the School Safety Initiative looking into programs that reduce youth violence and at Justice Research and Statistics Association on juvenile justice, victimization, and drug trend research.
- Victimization, domestic violence, decision-making
- BA Psychology
Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice