bullying http://wkar.org en Current State #202 | November 14, 2013 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-202-november-14-2013 <p>Today on <em>Current State</em>: the "Pure Michigan Waste" campaign; a review of Dave Eggers' "The Circle"; an American Indian Tribe and the wolf hunt in Michigan; a one-woman play on bullying; and live Turkish music.</p> Thu, 14 Nov 2013 18:54:08 +0000 Current State 45296 at http://wkar.org One-woman play tackles bullying http://wkar.org/post/one-woman-play-tackles-bullying <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-410b159a-5739-7080-5706-094e27470027"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Cambria; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Friday night at the <a href="http://www.whartoncenter.com/">Wharton Center</a>, a one-woman show examines aspects of bullying and teenage relationships. “<a href="http://www.whartoncenter.com/events/detail/the-shape-of-a-girl">The Shape of a Girl</a>” is a play by Joan MacLeod. Thu, 14 Nov 2013 18:03:57 +0000 Current State 45289 at http://wkar.org One-woman play tackles bullying WKAR anti-bullying video contest http://wkar.org/post/wkar-anti-bullying-video-contest <p></p><p><em>WKAR</em> is asking area middle school students to produce their own videos that speak out against bullying. &nbsp;The best ones will be aired on <em>WKAR-TV</em>. WKAR's Jason Thomson, a multimedia producer with MSU’s Interactive Video Services department, explains more about the series.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 28 May 2013 17:17:43 +0000 Current State 36558 at http://wkar.org WKAR anti-bullying video contest MSU research on cyberbullying shows signs for concern http://wkar.org/post/msu-research-cyberbullying-shows-signs-concern <p></p><p></p><p></p><p><span id="internal-source-marker_0.8483315973736297" style="font-size:15px;font-family:Georgia;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">Bullying isn't just happening the the schoolyard anymore. In the age of technology, online aggression is everywhere.</span><br /><br /><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Georgia;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">Two recent reports by MSU professors focus on the world of cyberbullying.</span><br /> Thu, 14 Feb 2013 17:43:11 +0000 Mark Bashore 31153 at http://wkar.org MSU research on cyberbullying shows signs for concern Professionals Gather In Lansing For Bullying Summit http://wkar.org/post/professionals-gather-lansing-bullying-summit <p>More than 200 school counselors….social workers and mental health professionals were in Lansing Tuesday for a summit on bullying.</p><p></p><p> Tue, 08 Jan 2013 23:26:31 +0000 The Associated Press 29328 at http://wkar.org Professionals Gather In Lansing For Bullying Summit Lawmakers expected to approve statewide anti-bullying proposal http://wkar.org/post/lawmakers-expected-approve-statewide-anti-bullying-proposal <p><span class="dateline"><span>LANSING, MI</span></span> <span class="article-source"><span>(MPRN)</span></span> - <span class="article-content"><span>Michigan is one of just three states without an anti-bullying law to protect students in K-12 schools. The state Legislature is expected to approve a proposal this week that would require all schools to adopt anti-bullying policies.<br /><br />Experts and students say it&#39;s time to have a law in place as bullying in schools becomes a growing concern.<br /> Mon, 28 Nov 2011 13:27:39 +0000 1903 at http://wkar.org Lawmakers expected to approve statewide anti-bullying proposal