April 11, 2018

The ADJust lab is at the Society for Research on Adolescence Biennial meeting in Minneapolis, MN.

Dr. Cavanagh will chair a symposium and present original research on youth at the nexus of juvenile justice and education on Friday, 4/14 at 10:15am in the Grand Ballroom S...

February 17, 2018

Congratulations, Anastasia, Kelsey, Jessica, and Ashley for presenting their original research at the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences annual meeting. 

January 22, 2018

The ADJust lab is excited to present four original, empirical research studies at ACJS. Find us on Friday, 2/16 and the poster session in Grand Ballroom A from 3:30 to 5:00 pm!

Research assistants will present the following exciting studies:

Comparing Parenting Practices...

November 21, 2017

The ADJust lab is excited to be a part of a new initiative in Ingham County, which provides treatment for youth who are involved in sex trafficking.

Federal law mandates that youth under 18 who are engaged in commercial sex acts are considered victims of sex trafficking...

November 15, 2017

Graduate student Erica Dalzell presented her original research at ASC for the first time! Her presentation, "Predicting Youth Reoffending: Comparing Mothers’ and Sons’ Reports of Parental Monitoring," was well-received and will be submitted for publication soon.

November 15, 2017

The ADJust lab is presenting at the American Society of Criminology (ASC). Grad student Erica Dalzell is presenting on 11/15 at 12:30pm on parental monitoring as a predictor of youthful offending trajectories. Dr. Cavanagh is presenting on 11/16 at 5pm on how youth per...

October 20, 2017

Undergraduate Research Assistants Anastasia Machasic, Kelsey Bees, and Ashley Anderson (under the mentorship of graduate students Kait Rines and Erica Dalzell) have received competitive grants from the MSU College of Social Science Provost Undergraduate Research Initia...

September 28, 2017

Dr. Cavanagh was recognized as the Emerging Scholar Spotlight by the Society for Research on Adolescence (SRA). Learn more here:


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