Lloyd Sealy Library
John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Lloyd Sealy Library
John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Murder Mystery Challenge 2016

Murder Mystery Challenge

The Murder Mystery Challenge
will take place March 14–24, 2016

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About the Challenge

In 1921, a murder was committed in broad daylight on the streets of Midtown... This (real) crime left traces in historical resources... Join the Time-Traveling Library Detective Squad and bring the killer to justice!

What: Students compete in teams to solve the puzzle in the Library

When: Daily during Community Hour (1:45–2:45) from March 14 to 24, 2016

Who: First-year and transfer students only in teams of 3–5, paired with SASP Peer Success Coaches

Prizes: At the end of the Challenge, the highest-scoring teams will be honored with amazing prizes: A VIP lunch in the Faculty Dining Room! Gift cards! New York Times swag!

See the winners of the Murder Mystery Challenge 2014 »

Murder Mystery Challenge is organized by the Library and Student Academic Success Programs (SASP) as part of the Academic Journey Roadmap. 

Information for faculty »

Questions? Get in touch with Robin Davis, Emerging Tech Librarian.