Her research also showed that of the students physically assaulted by faculty, 79 percent attempted suicide. “I knew it was different between heterosexuals and LGBT; I didn’t know the magnitude of how different it was,” Bullock said.
She said in states with anti-bullying laws in place, there were fewer incidents of bullying.
The conference included students from colleges and universities in the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System. Presentations ranged from the everyday lives of Jewish children during the Holocaust to breastfeeding resources to evaluating the positives and negatives of technology in the classroom.