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December 2011

Moving beyond Penn State: Bystander training as leadership training

Author(s): Jackson Katz
NSVRC shares lessons from the Penn State University sexual abuse case in this three-part series on bystander intervention as a continuation of their support of and focus on this approach to sexual violence prevention. This article discusses building male leadership.
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December 2011

Penn State and the bystander approach: Laying bare the dynamics of male peer culture

Author(s): Jackson Katz
NSVRC shares lessons from the Penn State University sexual abuse case in this three-part series on bystander intervention as a continuation of their support of and focus on this approach to sexual violence prevention. This article discusses male peer culture.
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December 2011

Penn State: The mother of all teachable moments for the bystander approach

Author(s): Jackson Katz
NSVRC shares lessons from the Penn State University sexual abuse case in this three-part series on bystander intervention as a continuation of their support of and focus on this approach to sexual violence prevention. This article highlights the MVP program.
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October 2011

Queer, Undocumented and Unafraid

Author(s): Julio Salgado
This blog written by queer Latin@ activist Julio Salgado, exposes the challenges faced by queer undocumented students and the dangers of deportation for many of them. Salgado explains the homophobic climate in many countries where non-heterosexual orientation is often times punished with death.
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October 2011

Addressing the Gendered Dimensions of Harassment and Bullying: What domestic and sexual violence advocates need to know

Author(s): Nan D. Stein, Kelly A. Mennemeier
This paper clarifies the distinctions between bullying and harassment and the priorities and responsibilities of school districts, explores the unintended consequences of ignoring the gendered dimensions of bullying and harassment in K-12 schools, and suggests helpful strategies for advocates collaborating with school personnel and students.
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September 2011

Opening "Doorways" to Safer Schools

Author(s): Patricia Tibbetts
The Doorways program is a series of manuals targeting three key audiences: teachers, students and community members. These three groups can create a critical mass in schools that will bring about transformative, lasting change.
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June 2011

2011 College Dating Violence and Abuse Poll

This survey with 508 college students including 330 women and 178 men reveals that a significant number of college women (43%) are victims of dating violence.
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June 2011

A Different World is Possible: Promising practices to prevent violence against women and girls

Author(s): Marêa Baos Smith, María Baños Smith
This UK report sets out 15 innovative case studies of "promising" prevention programs including workshops with boys in schools, drama groups, enabling girls at risk of gang violence to access decision makers, and training "bystanders" to intervene to challenge the attitudes of their peers.
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January 2011

Queer Youth Advice for Educators: How to Respect and Protect Your Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Students

Author(s): Abe Louise Young
This guide presents the feelings and thoughts of LGBTQ youth and their allies on the subject of school. It presents an opportunity to gain understanding and knowledge around issues LGBTQ youth and promote a inclusive and nonviolent school climate.
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January 2011

She Fears You: Teaching College Men to End Rape

Author(s): Keith E. Edwards, Troy Headrick
The authors discuss moving beyond risk reduction in rape prevention efforts to address ways that men can address rape culture on college campuses. Working from the perspective that both men and women are harmed by rape culture, men can be major allies in prevention work.
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January 2011

Shifting Boundaries: Final Report on an Experimental Evaluation of a Youth Dating Violence Prevention Program in New York City Middle Schools

Author(s): Bruce Taylor, Nan D. Stein, Dan Woods, Elizabeth Mumford
The purpose of this study was to provide high‐quality scientific evidence concerning the effectiveness of targeting a young, universal primary prevention audience with classroom‐based curricula and school‐level interventions.
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January 2011

Where do you stand? Campaign

This guide describes “Where Do You Stand?,” a comprehensive bystander intervention campaign for college men. The guide teaches how to use the campaign to positively change the cultural dynamics of a campus.