Sierra Nelson is graduate student at Mississippi State University. She received her Bachelors of Science in Social Justice & Criminology from Delta State University. She is currently working on her Master’s degree in Sociology with a focus in Criminology, paying special attention to topics such as deviance and victimization. She is currently working as a graduate research assistant at the Social Science Research Center on a school safety initiative funded by the National Institute of Justice. Ms. Nelson can be reached at sierra.nelson@ssrc.msstate.edu.