Announcements

Georgetown University Sociologist Martin Schwartz and Center Director Walter DeKeseredy new article

Montreal Gazette journalist Stu Cowan, Georgetown University sociologist Martin Schwartz, and Center Director Dr. Walter DeKeseredy have a new article on professional hockey players' violence against women in the Sociology of Sport Journal. Below is a link to this piece.

Latina Leadership Fellowship from Esperanza United

Please check out the following announcement regarding an opportunity for a 2nd cohort for the Latina Leadership Fellowship from Esperanza United:

Center Director Dr. Walter DeKeseredy was inducted as a Fellow of the American Society of Criminology

Center Director Dr. Walter DeKeseredy was inducted as a Fellow of the American Society of Criminology, which the highest honor bestowed by the society for outstanding contributions in the field of criminology. Give a big congratulation to Dr. DeKeseredy for all of his hard work throughout the years! 

Dr. DeKeseredy's New Paper For Culture Reframed

Please check out Dr. DeKeseredy's latest paper "Domestic Violence: The Contribution of Contemporary Pornography" for Culture Reframed. The paper can be accessed through the link below.

Coalition to End Sexual Exploitation 2022 Online Global Summit

Please join Dr. DeKeseredy at this important global summit on November 9th, 2022. Online global summit, pic of walter dekeseredy

Silent Witness Exhibit

The WVU Women's Resource Center invites students, faculty, staff and community members to help honor those killed in acts of domestic violence at the annual Silent Witness Exhibit. The center will be there on October 20th, 2022, to offer support and resources to this important event. Silent Witness exhibit. figures of women standing. message on domestic violence

Dr. DeKeseredy honored with Robert Jerin Book of the Year Award

On behalf of the Division of Victimology Awards Committee. Dr. DeKeseredy was chosen as the recipients of the Robert Jerin Book of the Year Award for your book entitled, “Woman Abuse in Rural Places." The Robert Jerin Book of the Year Award is given to an author(s) who has written a book within the previous five years that has had a major impact on the field of victimology and/or serves to highlight a key issue in the field. 

Please join Dr. DeKeseredy on this important conference

Please join Dr. DeKeseredy for this important conference on Ice Hockey Players' Sexual Objectification and Abuse of Women.Picture of Walter DeKeseredy with info about new conference on hockey and abuse of women

Center Director Walter Dekeseredy's thoughts on recent tragedy

Center Director Dr. Walter DeKeseredy's thoughts on a horrific farm crime are featured in today's Globe and Mail (one of Canada's two national newspapers). Here is the link to the story about this atrocity:
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/article-the-investigation-of-a-young-girls-death-in-nova-scotia-points-to/