A Message from the

Center for Research on Violence against Women

The Office of Global Health Initiatives will be reading Half the Sky:  Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide

Chenghui Zhang was awarded first place in the Best Student Paper Award from the Division of Terrorism and Bias Crimes of the American Society of Criminology. The paper was a chapter from her dissertation, which she will be defending next semester.


Please join in congratulating Chenghui for her outstanding work!

CRVAW is partnering with the UK College of Social Work (Dr J Miller, Dean) to host Dr. Annelise Mennicke this MONDAY February 14, 2022 at 1pm.

Dr Mennicke will present her research entitled “Empowering Bystanders to Prevent Harm”. The presentation will be held via Zoom. Here is the link to join the presentation: The presentation will last approximately 45 minutes.

University of Kentucky CCTS and CRVAW Violence Intervention and Prevention Joint Pilot application date extended to 12/6/21

On Nov 19, 2021, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released