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    Why LSJ?

    We are a supportive intellectual community, where students ask big questions, explore multiple perspectives, and prepare for careers of meaning and purpose.

    Mission and Vision
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    Alumni Connections

    Our extensive alumni network provides students with meaningful mentorship and support throughout their undergraduate experience.

    Alumni Network
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    Local Anti-Violence Organization Works Towards Collective Liberation

    Led by LSJ alum Martina Kartman, Collective Justice provides an organizational framework for restorative and transformative justice programs involving incarcerated people, survivors of harm, and communities. 

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    Innovative Faculty & Curriculum

    Our faculty expertise spans multiple social science disciplines, cultivating a dynamic curriculum that fuels creativity and critical thinking.

    Meet Our Faculty
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    LSJ in the Community

    Based on our commitment to social justice and service, LSJ maintains a strong presence in the community through internships, advocacy, and volunteering.

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    Hotel-Based Intervention

    Professor Katherine Beckett and LSJ Alum Ramon Hernandez Work with JustCARE to Address Unsheltered Homelessness in Seattle

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