Howard applauds local university on grant to combat sexual assault on campus

MALVERN, Jan. 16 – State Rep. Kristine Howard said she congratulates Immaculata University on being awarded a state grant to combat sexual assault on campus.

Governor Tom Wolf announced $1 million in “It’s On Us” grants today for 36 colleges and universities statewide.

Immaculata University was awarded $29,172.

“I’m glad to see Immaculata University working to address sexual assault on campus. Students must feel safe and protected in order to pursue their education,” said Howard, D-Chester. “I support the state’s efforts to highlight the role we all must play in ending sexual assault, and I congratulate Immaculata for earning financial support.”

More information on the program is available here.