Johanna DeBari



Johanna DeBari: Asking New Questions: Sexual Violence on College Campuses
Graduate Student, University of Connecticut


Johanna DeBari is the Publicity Liaison for the Human Rights Institute. She is a Master’s student in the International Studies program with a concentration in Human Rights. Her research interests include sexual violence against women, human security, and prevention research. Prior to coming to UConn, she was awarded a Keene State College Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship during the summer of 2013 to pursue her project on rape as a tool of genocide. Most recently, she was awarded the 2014 Outstanding Women of New Hampshire Award in March of 2014 for her activism, strength of character, and academic achievements in the Keene State College community.