Criminology Forum Series

"The Wrong Type of Online Followers: Examining Cyberstalking Victimization Among College Students" Billy Henson, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Criminal Justice, Shippensburg University
When Feb 26, 2015
from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Where 406 Oswald Tower
Contact Name Julia Laskorunsky
Contact Phone 814-867-3292
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Spring 2015 Criminology Forum Series

Welcomes

Billy Henson, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Criminal Justice, Shippensburg University

“The Wrong Type of Online Followers:

Examining Cyberstalking Victimization Among College Students”

Today, almost every aspect of our lives, including how we work, play, and communicate, is influenced by the Internet.  Individuals often post endless amounts of personal information, photos, and videos in an effort to gain followers or friends and build their social networks.  Unfortunately, the ability to communicate with anyone, anywhere, at any time has lead the Internet become a key tool for cyberstalkers.

 

Thursday, February 26th

406 Oswald

Noon – 1:00 p.m.

Penn State encourages qualified persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please consult Julia Laskorunsky @ 814-867-3292 in advance of your participation or visit.

Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity, and the diversity of its workforce. U.Ed. LBA 15-31

 

This lecture is co-sponsored by The Justice Center for Research and the Criminology Program of the Department of Sociology & Criminology.