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Curtis Receives “It’s On Us PA” Award from Governor Tom Wolf

Curtis is among 36 colleges and universities to receive grant to combat campus sexual assault as part of national initiative

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In a January 16 ceremony in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf and Secretary of Education Pedro A. Rivera (pictured) awarded the Curtis Institute of Music $30,000, a grant award as part of the “It’s On Us PA” initiative to combat campus sexual assault. Curtis is one of 36 higher education institutions to receive a grant in 2020, with all awards totaling nearly $1 million. Awardee institutions will use the grants to improve and create programs to train and educate all on-campus personnel, expand counseling services and other resources for survivors, and raise awareness of the reporting process. “It’s On Us PA” is part of the nationwide “It’s On Us” initiative.

Read the full press release from the Governor’s Office here