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IU Southeast awarded $300,000 Department of Justice grant to address sexual violence5th September 2018

NEW ALBANY, Ind. – IU Southeast received a $300,000 grant from the Justice Department’s Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) to aid in the Indiana University Southeast Reduce Sexual Violence and Stalking Project and to be used over a three-year period. OVW’s Grants to Reduce Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence and Stalking on Campus …

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Human Trafficking Awareness Conference to highlight progress, challenges12th April 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)— Last year, human trafficking made more money than Google, Nike and Starbucks combined. This statistic, from the website of Free2Hope, a Louisville organization that educates and equips the general public to combat trafficking, brings home the scope and the urgency of a global problem with distinctly local impacts. Amid …

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Student Research Focus: Kirsten Black and Christian French bring multidisciplinary view to human trafficking study25th April 2016

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—Kirsten Black and Christian French, graduating Honors seniors at IU Southeast, were four years old when they first met, in a preschool in Sellerburg, Ind. At that age, some of the people they study have already become victims of human trafficking. Black and French, under the supervision of Dr. Sara …

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