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SOCIOLOGY PROFESSOR TO LECTURE AT SRU ON ENDING VIOLENCE AGAINST
SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. – Dr. Robert Heasley, associate professor
of sociology at Indiana University of Pennsylvania and a member of
IUP’s Men’s Awareness Project, will be the guest
lecture to Slippery Rock University men and women on how men can
make a difference in ending rape, sexual assault, violence and how
they can improve relationships.
7:30 p.m. Oct. 25 program will be held in the Special Collections
Room of Bailey Library.
lecture/discussion program will offer an understanding of what
needs to be done by men – and the women who love them –
to end violence. The session will also provide leadership in making
the world less tolerant of violence among males, between men and
women, and offer ways of ending sexual violence.
formerly taught at both Ithaca College and the University of
Alaska. He holds his doctorate from Cornell University, teaches in
such areas as gender and sexuality, mental health, family and
conducts research in domestic and family violence, human services
and social and community change.
visit is sponsored by the SRU Latino Student Organization, Office
of Intercultural Affairs, Man2Man, a new campus organization
dedicated to ending violence against women, the Office of Academic
Affairs and Bailey Library.