UNH professor to speak at national bullying prevention summit

photo of teenager being bullied

Sociology Professor Sharyn Potter will present at the Federal Partners in Bullying Prevention Summit in Washington, D.C. tomorrow. One of only two academics invited to present, Prof. Potter will discuss the strategies and evaluation methods she and her UNH colleagues developed for the Know Your Power Bystander Social Marketing Campaign and how those might be used to combat bullying. Other presenters at this annual summit include U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius, and executives from Facebook, Seventeen Magazine, and USA Network.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: