Alan Lizotte, former dean of the School of Criminal Justice, together with his wife Lisa Jackson, has made a $2.5 million gift to the University’s nationally ranked School of Criminal Justice. The gift and will create an endowed professorship and a scholarship fund for SCJ graduate students. SCJ Dean William A. Pridemore said of the gift’s significance, “To have a Lizotte Endowed Professorship will be incredibly fitting. For Alan and Lisa to make a commitment like this, given the legacy he has already provided to the school by his scholarship and leadership, is really fantastic. We cannot thank them enough.”
Lizotte and Jackson gave their gift as part of UAlbany’s comprehensive fundraising campaign, This Is Our Time: The Campaign for UAlbany. You can also support the School of Criminal Justice by making a gift online.