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.
In this report from the White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault, Bringing in the Bystander® is cited as a prevention program that works to "increase college students’ confidence in their own ability to speak up against sexist language or other behaviors
uSafeUS, a mobile app that share resources to help survivors of sexual assault and their allies, won third place in the statewide NH Social Venture Challenge. The team received a cash prize of $2,500, as well as an additional $2,500 anonymous donation.