Call for "What Works"

KKaphingst (
Wed, 25 Feb 1998 16:15:02 -0500

The U.S. Department of Education would like to know if your institution is using
a policy, practice, program, or product to prevent or reduce sexual or racial
harassment or violence against students in higher education that should be
shared with other colleges and universities.

The Subpanel on the Prevention of Sexual and Racial Harassment and Violence
Against Students in Higher Education, an initiative cosponsored by the U.S.
Department of Education's Gender Equity Expert Panel and the Expert Panel on
Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities, will solicit, review, and recommend
successful approaches in these critical areas.

We hope you will consider submitting your work for the subpanel's consideration.

Promising and exemplary submissions will be publicized by the Secretary of
Education, described in a nationally distributed report, and showcased at the
next Annual Meeting on Alcohol, Other Drug, and Violence Prevention in Higher

Mark your calendar! The deadline for the submission of applications will be May

A description of this initiative and an application form will be available at
the following Website:

For more information or to request a printed copy of the application package,
please contact:
Kimberly Kaphingst
The Higher Education Center for Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention
Education Development Center, Inc.
55 Chapel St.
Newton, MA 02158
phone: 1-800-676-1730, ext. 2210
fax: 617-928-1537

We look forward to hearing from you.

Please forward this message to others on your campus who work on issues of
sexual or racial harassment or violence prevention. We would appreciate it if
you would also forward this message to any listservs whose members might be
interested in this opportunity, and cc the posting message to: Thank you!

Kimberly Kaphingst

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