Penn State Awards Equity-Minded Scholarships for Child Welfare Study
Existing Protections Fall Short for Mandated Child Abuse Reporters
In 2001, graduate assistant Mike McQueary followed Penn State protocol when, after witnessing retired football coach Jerry Sandusky molesting a boy in a locker room shower, he told Coach Joe Paterno and two other superiors what he saw.
Penn State’s Trauma-informed Schools Conference
Penn State’s Network on Child Protection and Well-Being aims to help those working with children identify and respond to the unique challenges of childhood trauma in schools with its fifth annual conference, “Trauma Informed Schools: How child maltreatment prevention, detection, and intervention can be integrated into the school-setting,” to be held Oct.