PIRC Co-Director, Sharyn Potter, talks to Yahoo about the importance of bystander intervention to prevent violence, and the implications of one reality show's choice to move forward with production after an alleged sexual assault took place during filming.
Prevention Innovations Research Center has been selected as one of four finalists for the 2017 C. Peter Magrath Community Engagement Scholarship Award, presented by the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) annually to recognize extraordinary community outreach initiatives.
In recognition of their extraordinary community outreach initiatives, four member universities of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) have been selected as regional winners of the 2017 W.K. Kellogg Foundation Community Engagement Scholarship Award.
Click here to read PIRC member, Grace Mattern's article discussing uSafeNH featured in the National Sexual Violence Resource Center's (NSVRC) Spring/Summer 2017 edition of their publication, The Resource.
Nora Draper, Assistant Professor of Communication Research and PIRC Communications Consultant, will be the Roland H. O'Neal Professor. This award recognizes an outstanding untenured member of the teaching faculty.
A new study lead by Katie Edwards, Assistant Professor of Psychology and PIRC Research and Evaluation Consultant, reports that 1 in 10 New Hampshire teens were victims of dating violence within the past year.
Prevention Innovations Research Center (PIRC) has announced the selection of Kate Rohdenburg as the recipient of the PIRC Practitioner Award. Rohdenburg is a Program Director with WISE in Lebanon, New Hampshire.
Sharyn Potter, associate professor of sociology and executive director of research for Prevention Innovations Research Center, is featured in today's Chronicle of Higher Education in their story, "How a 20-Page Letter Changed the Way Higher Education Handles Sexual Assault."
Sharyn Potter, associate professor of sociology and executive director of research for Prevention Innovations Research Center, was recently featured as Innovator of the Week on the Live Free and Start website.