Teenagers & Sex: Conversations After the St. Paul's Trial

Sep 10, 2015

After this summer’s rape trial ended in conviction of a former St. Paul’s student on several counts, many educators and parents are taking stock of teachable moments: do teenagers understand the concept of consent, how does media influence their thinking, how can they protect themselves and others. We’ll look at how well we prepare our youth for these situations.

GUESTS:

  • Greg Goulski - a UNH student who works with a program called Bringing in the Bystander, which educates high school  students and teachers on sexual violence prevention techniques.

  • Emily Murphy - violence prevention educator for Sexual Assault Support Service's "Safe Kids Strong Teens" program

  • Katie Edwards - research and evaluation consultant at Prevention Innovations Research Center at UNH