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Jan 21, 2013, 08:35 ET

The NCHERM Group, LLC Appoints Brian Van Brunt, Ed.D., Respected Expert on Campus Violence, as Senior Vice President of Professional Program Development

 The NCHERM Group takes great pleasure in announcing the appointment of Brian Van Brunt to the newly created position of Senior Vice...

Aug 17, 2012, 07:40 ET

NCHERM Consultant Brian Van Brunt, Ed.D. Authors Campus Violence Prevention Book

 The National Center for Higher Education Risk Management (NCHERM) is pleased to announce the release of a new book from NCHERM consultant...

May 22, 2012, 07:35 ET

NCHERM-CR Announces Summit on the Application of Restorative Justice Practices to Cases of Campus Sexual Misconduct

The NCHERM-CR, the Conflict Resolution Practice Group of The National Center for Higher Education Risk Management (www.ncherm.org), will be hosting...

Sep 26, 2011, 07:35 ET

NCHERM Special Counsel Retainer Program Grows to Twenty-Six Campuses

NCHERM is pleased to welcome Tulane University and Occidental College as its two newest retainer clients, following a summer than has seen its...

Aug 04, 2011, 07:50 ET

NCHERM Announces Campus Title IX Coordinator Certification Courses

The NCHERM Campus Title IX Coordinator Certification and Training Course is being offered to 170 college and university administrators this week in...

May 31, 2011, 07:50 ET

NCHERM Assists the University of Virginia in Revising Sexual Misconduct Policies and Procedures

A landmark shift is happening with respect to college and university conduct policies and grievance procedures as a result of the OCR Title IX Dear...

Oct 08, 2010, 07:50 ET

NCHERM Expert Witness and Litigation Services Lead to Recent Victory

Recently, the Court of Common Pleas of Delaware County, Pennsylvania granted summary judgment to Widener University in the wrongful death and...

Sep 24, 2010, 07:40 ET

Campus Sexual Misconduct Investigation Trainings Announced

The National Center for Higher Education Risk Management (NCHERM) announces a series of Campus Sexual Misconduct Investigation Trainings to be held...

May 21, 2010, 07:45 ET

NCHERM and ACPA Announce Three Institutes on Responding to Campus Sexual Violence

The National Center for Higher Education Risk Management (NCHERM) and College Student Educators International (ACPA) announce their collaborative...

Feb 16, 2010, 07:40 ET

NCHERM 10th Anniversary Whitepaper Released -- Expanding Scope of Sexual Assault and Harassment Liability for Colleges, Universities and Schools

Each year, the National Center for Higher Education Risk Management publishes a Whitepaper on a topic of special importance to higher education. In...

Aug 12, 2009, 08:15 ET

John Wesley Lowery, Ph.D., Joins NCHERM

The National Center for Higher Education Risk Management, Ltd. (NCHERM) is pleased to announce that Dr. John Wesley Lowery has joined its...