There’s a new peer mentoring program at the University of Lynchburg, thanks to a $139,000 grant from the Jessie Ball duPont Fund.
The U.S. Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women has awarded the University of Lynchburg a continuation grant in the amount of $299,816 over three years for its Office on Violence Against Women Campus Program.
During winter break, a team from the University of Lynchburg traveled to New Orleans, where they helped rebuild homes that were destroyed by Hurricane Katrina in August 2005. The group, led by communication studies professor Dr. Jimmy Roux, partnered with Youth Rebuilding New Orleans for the service-learning project. YRNO was founded after Hurricane Katrina. The […]
The U.S. Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women has awarded the University of Lynchburg a three-year grant in the amount of $299,288. The grant will help the University increase its efforts to proactively prevent and respond to sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking on campus, demonstrating best-practice approaches.