Center for the Study of Family Violence and Sexual Assault Brownbags

  • Bimonthly meetings are held during the academic semester on Fridays, from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Topics related to family violence and sexual assault will be presented and discussed.
  • Please contact Dr. Holly Orcutt for further information about room locations during the Spring 2013 semester.
Date Presenter Title

Rebecca Hannagan, Department of Political Science, NIU Violence Against Women: Estimating Co-Occurence and Relative Risk
10/04/13 Magda Brown, Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center & Andrew Sherrill, Department of Psychology, NIU The Rippling Effects of Testimony-Inspired Empathy and the Historical Decline of Violence: Insights from a Holocaust Survivor on a Mission to Transform the Future
11/01/13 Susan Hannan, Antonia Seligowski & Tom McCanne, CSFVSA, NIU Fear-Potentiated Startle and Impaired Fear Inhibition in a Sample of Undergraduate Women: Methods and Outcomes
11/15/13 Michael Wagner, CSFVSA, NIU Emotion Recognition Accuracy and Child Physical Abuse: An Experiment and a Meta-Analysis