Criminal Justice and Legal Studies

School of Applied Sciences, University of Mississippi

Legal Studies Alumni Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Posted on October 13th, 2014 by staff


Sgt. Randy Sandifer, Legal Studies alumni

Congratulations to Army Reserve Sgt. Randy Sandifer, who graduated with a degree in criminal justice from University of Mississippi in 2009, for his Nobel Peace Prize nomination. His environmental research while deployed in Iraq helped close the doors of Abu Ghraib prison.

For more information regarding Sandifer’s nomination, read Mississippi soldier nominated for Nobel Peace Prize (published by the Clarion Ledger).