Graduation Date

Fall 12-17-2021

Grading Professor

Rachel Glickhouse

Subject Concentration

Engagement Journalism

Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)


Visiting a prison facility requires a person to know a lot of information and follow many rules, they must do this while navigating complex emotions around seeing their loved one and interacting with corrections officers.

This project is a website guide to visiting New York State prison facilities, drawing upon information from family members who visit loved ones frequently and have experience with the system and documents from the department of corrections.



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