Skip to main content
Search

Hutton Honors College

 — Indiana University

Mental Illness and School Shootings: Myths and Realities
A Fireside Talk by Bernice Pescosolido
IU Distinguished Professor of Sociology

October 15, 2014

Bernice Pescosolido presented a talk and discussion about the associations so often made between school shootings and the mental health of those committing such crimes.


Extracurricular Home | Pictures from Recent Programs


The room was full as students prepared to hear from Bernice Pescosolido.

Pescosolido dispelled many myths about the link between school shootings and mental illness.

She also described the ways in which a community can work to prevent such tragedies from happening.


Extracurricular Home | Pictures from Recent Programs