The Criminology Faculty have awarded the John Chase Memorial Scholarship to Nicole Powers for the 2017-2018 academic year. Nicole was selected as the top candidate out of a pool 89 applicants because of her outstanding work in the classroom. Not only does she receive exceptional grades and have great writing skills, but she has an inquisitive mind, is always providing meaningful contributions to class discussions, and thinks critically about class topics. In the picture, Nicole stands next to Dr. Makarios, the John Chase Memorial Scholarship Chair. Between them is a picture of the late John Chase.