Even more so, if it’s a first sexual relationship …that’s such a defining experience for a young person.As these statistics show, typically, when we think about violence on college campuses, we think about sexual assault.For some reason, domestic violence is far less talked about. Department of Education published its final rules to implement changes to the Clercy Act under the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013.The purpose of the present study was to descriptively examine the prevalence and frequency of various stalking behaviors among male and female college students in a current dating relationship ( = 650).Results demonstrated that the prevalence of some stalking behaviors were as high as 38 % in the previous 6 months.
In addition to the documents listed above, the Administrator Information Packet includes: OVW’s Technical Assistance Program offers grantees evidence-based models and promising practices to meet the challenges of preventing domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence, and stalking on campus.
Technical assistance resources specific to campus grantees are listed below. TA2for a centralized listing of all training and technical assistance activities.
Culturally Specific Annual Reports to Congress on the activities of grantees receiving federal funds under the Campus Grant Program are required by Section 826(d)(3) of the Higher Education Amendments of 1998, 42 U.
One of the drivers of college violence, according to the Teen Dating Abuse Report, conducted by Tru Insight in 2009 for Fifth & Pacific Companies and Family Violence Prevention Fund, is that some 70 percent of young victims don’t realize that they are being abused by their partner.
And while 52 percent of college students know someone being abused, many don’t intervene because they think it will make matters worse, they feel it is not their business, they think it will hurt their relationship with the victim, they know the abuser or they are afraid the abuser might make their own life more difficult.