One Program Is Proven To Reduce Campus Rape. Why Don't We Teach It?
PIRC member, Dr. Katie Edwards, is featured in this Buzzfeed article outlining various sexual assault prevention programs, including bystander education.
“If we think of why sexual assault happens, it’s a combination of things — community norms that perpetuate it, people being apathetic and not taking bystander action,” and not teaching women self-defense, says Katie Edwards, a professor at the University of New Hampshire. “For me, from a science perspective, why not focus on all of these?”