Assistant Teaching Professor for the Program in Criminal Justice, Mark Desire, helped to identify the victims of the Gilgo Beach serial killer through state-of-the-art technology that was used to identify 9/11 victims. You can read the full article here.

Mark Desire also starred in ABC's award-winning podcast called "Start Here" on the episode regarding 9/11. This podcast won the 2023 Edward R Murrow Award for “Excellence in Sound!” A link to the episode can be found here