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7 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

Web-based training can reduce campus rape

Web-based training targeted at college-aged men is an effective tool for reducing the number of sexual assaults on U.S. campuses, according to a researcher in the School of Public Health at Georgia State University. The RealConsent program reduced sexually violent behavior and increased the likelihood a male student would intervene to prevent a sexual assault, said Dr. Laura Salazar, associate professor of health promotion and behavior, who published the findings in the paper, "A Web-Based Sexual Violence Bystander Intervention for Male College Students: Randomized Controlled Trial," in the Journal of Medical Internet Research .


Related Topix: Georgia State University, SUNY Buffalo, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Texas

Wed Sep 10, 2014

Fraternity apologizes to LSU for Michael Sam banner backlash, will stop banner tradition

The Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity chapter at LSU sent an apology letter to the university for a game-day banner it hung Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, over the entrance of the fraternity house, pictured here on Sept.


Related Topix: Student Society, Kappa Epsilon, Delta Kappa Epsilon, Fraternities, Gay/Lesbian, Kent State University, Aurora, CO

Tue Sep 09, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

Does batterer intervention work?

One in five women in the U.S. will fall victim to intimate partner violence. While successful programs exist to identify and treat victims, there is a void in proven interventions for perpetrators of domestic violence.


Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Prison, University of Rochester

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Taylor Beyer and More to Star in Tuts Underground's Reefer Madness; Cast Announced

Mary Jane and friends are coming to town! TUTS Underground is taking you on a hilarious, psychedelic journey through Reefer Madness , Sept.


Related Topix: Recreational Vehicle, Award, Beauty and the Beast, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Oklahoma

Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Victoria Advocate

Former DeLeon student returns to school to teach

Take a look at how Victoria school district teachers varied by experience districtwide throughout the 2012-13 school year, the most recent data available.


Related Topix: Education Etc.

Log Cabin Democrat

Academy gets new artistic director

A long awaited prayer has been answered for the Faulkner Academy of Arts. Dean "Doc" Cato has joined their staff as the new Artistic Director, voice teacher and drama coach for their Junior Repertory Theater.


Related Topix: The Academy, Indie, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Theater, Arts, State University, AR

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Frontier High School projects give back to Mansfield

On Monday, thousands of high school seniors in the DFW area will swarm back to their high school campuses.


Related Topix: Mansfield, TX, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Education Etc., Kids

Tue Aug 19, 2014

New Canaan News-Review

New Canaanites celebrate playhouse

The interns at the Westport Country Playhouse were feted a special gathering at the home of Carol and Peter Seldin, of New Canaan.


Related Topix: New Canaan, CT, Theater, Arts, Alma College

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Von Ussar Danceworks to Host The Dance Gallery Festival Texas Experience, 10/17-18

VON USSAR danceworks presents the 5th Annual The Dance Gallery Festival: Texas Experience, featuringoriginal works from emerging and renowned choreographers in the Houston area and around the world on October 17 and 18, 2014 at 8pm at Sam Houston State University Performing Arts Center, 815 17th Street, Huntsville, TX.


Related Topix: Huntsville, TX