Poco Kernsmith and Joanne Smith-Darden and Megan Hicks

Want to Prevent Sexual Harassment and Assault? Start by Teaching Kids

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Brett Kavanaugh, Harvey Weinstein, and Bill O’Reilly. If we want to solve the culture of sexual harassment, we need to start over.   In the wake of sexual assault and harassment allegations involving Brett Kavanaugh, Harvey Weinstein, Bill O'Reilly, and others, Americans may be learning just how prevalent sexual violence is in our society. So, what ... Read the full article
Poco Kernsmith and Joanne Smith-Darden and Megan Hicks

Poco Kernsmith is a Professor of Social Work at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. She received her PhD in Social Welfare in 2002 from UCLA with a study of gender differences in intimate partner violence perpetration. She has worked in domestic violence and sexual assault victim services agencies in crisis intervention, legal advocacy, and community education, including developing of prevention programs for high schools and universities to address dating violence and sexual assault. | Joanne Smith-Darden has been funded to study Interpersonal Violence, Sexual Violence, Teen Dating Violence, and Youth Violence by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention since 2012 on two consecutive RO1s. She has authored and co-authored numerous peer-reviewed publications and presented her research nationally and internationally. | Megan Hicks is a Post-Doctoral Fellow in School of Social Work at Wayne State University.

Dear Grandson: FMSS Training at Camp Lejeune

In his latest “Dear Grandson,” Stan Gerding describes his FMSS (Field Medical Service School) Training at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.