Alan Heisterkamp, Former Sioux City educator spreads bullying awareness state, nationwide

Alan Heisterkamp has served as the director for the MVP center for the last four years. On July 1 he was named director of the Mentors in Violence Prevention Leadership Institute at the University of Northern Iowa. He has been working to implement...

Mentors In Violence Prevention (MVP) "Train the Trainer" Training, February 26-27, 2016

What is Mentors in Violence Prevention?

MVP is a widely acclaimed leadership program that motivates both men and women to play a central role in solving problems that historically have been considered “women’s issues:” rape, relationship abuse,...

Center for Violence Prevention continues anti-bullying efforts

An Executive Order signed by Gov. Terry Branstad named UNI's Center for Violence Prevention as the new home for the Governor's Office...

Photo Gallery from 2013 Y Factor Conference

Visit the photo gallery from the 2013 Y Factor conference

Mentors in Violence Prevention Workshop

TRAINING SESSION IS FULL

What is Mentors in Violence Prevention?

MVP is a widely acclaimed leadership program that motivates both men and women to play a central role in solving problems that historically have been considered “women’s...

Registration for Y Factor Military Summit closes at 12 p.m. 4/11/2014

The registration for Y Factor Military Summit closes at noon Friday, April 11, 2014.

Train the Trainer, Feb. 20 & 21, 2015

What is Mentors in Violence Prevention?

MVP Training session is full

MVP is a widely acclaimed leadership program that motivates both men and women to play a central role in solving problems that historically have been...

MVP Train the Trainer Workshop-Feb. 21-22, 2014

What is Mentors in Violence Prevention?

MVP is a widely acclaimed leadership program that motivates both men and women to play a central role in solving problems that historically have been considered “women’s issues:” rape, relationship abuse,...

Mentors In Violence Prevention

The Heartland Mentors in Violence Prevention Campus Leadership Institute is a two-day, interactive training designed for college administrators, faculty, staff, service providers and community partners who desire to integrate a bystander education and...

MVP Train-the-Trainer Program

September 20-21, 2013
Sponsored by the Center for Violence Prevention at the University of Northern Iowa
The MVP Train-the-Trainer for September 20-21 is now closed.  Please email Dr....

David and Tina Long

Featured in the film "Bully"
Wednesday, September 18
Schindler Education Center, Room 246
9:00-11:00 a.m.    
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The Y Factor: Men Leading by Example

Fri. April 19, 2013
9 -11 a.m.
McLeod Center
University of Northern Iowa
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Y Factor Iowa: Workshop on the Coaching Boys into Men and Mentors in Violence Prevention Programs

Friday, April 19, 2013
1:30 - 3 p.m.

Wellness and Rec Center (WRC), Room 155
University of Northern Iowa
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