Rutgers University to name new anti-cyberbullying center after Tyler Clementi

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February 1, 2013
Rutgers University to name new anti-cyberbullying center after Tyler Clementi
By Andrew Mach, NBC News

On Monday, Rutgers University and the family of Tyler Clementi — the freshman who committed suicide after his roommate used a webcam to film him in a romantic encounter with another man — will announce the newly created Tyler Clementi Center at the New Jersey college, dedicated to helping students transition from home to university life.

The ceremony at the campus will include members of Clementi’s family, who started a foundation after his death focused on bullying, youth suicide and other issues related to gay students, the Star-Ledger reported.

“The Tyler Clementi Center is a collaborative effort between Rutgers University and the Tyler Clementi Foundation,” Rutgers officials said in an announcement. CONTINUE READING›


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