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General Step UP! Bystander Intervention Information

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Create a Caring Community: Step UP! Video

Step UP! Program Overview

View the following videos for Step UP! program and related bystander invervention stories. Video links may take you out of the Step UP! website and to other sites where there are links and comments not affiliated with Step UP!

See what others are doing!

University of Arizona Campus Health

University of Arizona Men Against Sexual Assault

University of Arizona - Collaboration with Ben's Bells
(Be Kind. Step UP!)

University of Albany

Bridgewater College

James Madison University

Trinity University

University of Virginia

University of Wyoming (Peer Education)

Cal State University Fullerton

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The following references are useful for the Step UP! program and bystander intervention:

  • Alan Berkowitz -
  • Allan, E.J., & Madden, M.M. (2008) - Hazing In View – College Students at Risk
  • Aronson, E., Wilson, T., & Akert, R. Social Psychology (4th ed.).
  • Asch Conformity Study. Opinions and Social Pressure
  • Bandura, A. (2002). Selective moral disengagement in the exercise of moral agency. Journal of Moral Education, 31, 2.
  • Banyard, V.L., Moynihan, M.M., & Plante, E.G. (2007). Sexual violence prevention through bystander education: An experimental evaluation. Journal of Community Psychology, 35, 463-481.
  • Dovidio, J. F., Piliavin, J. A., Schroeder, D. A., & Penner, L. A. (2006). The Social Psychology of Prosocial Behavior. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
  • FBI Uniform Crime Report.
  • Firth, G. & Manzo, L. (2004). For the Athlete: Alcohol and Athletic Performance. University of Notre Dame.
  • Janssen J. (2004). The Team Captain’s Leadership Manual.
  • Kadison, R., & Foy Di Geronimo, T., (2005). College of the Overwhelmed: The Campus Mental Health Crisis and What To Do about It.
  • Latané, B., & Darley, J. M. (1970). The unresponsive bystander: Why doesn’t he help? New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts.
  • Lisak, David (2007). Webinar: The State of Campus Bystander Intervention Efforts.
    Mentors in Violence Prevention -
  • Milgram, S. (1974). Obedience to Authority: An experimental view. New York: Harper and Row.
  • NCAA Guide. (2007). Building New Traditions - Hazing Prevention in College Athletics.
  • NCAA Coaches Handbook. (2007). Managing the Female Triad.
  • NCAA Guide. (2007). Managing Student-Athletes’ Mental Health Issues.
  • NCAA Guide. (2006). Study of Substance Use of College Student Athletes.
  • Response Ability -

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