series of articles about cyber bullying and traditional bullying


An interview with Dr. Agatston:

Dr. Kowalski is interviewed regarding her research on sibling bullying.

Dr. Limber & Dr. Kowalski had a journal article published in the Journal of Adolescent Health’s Special Issue on Bullying and Suicide.

Dr. Limber & Dr. Kowalski are featured in a Clemson University article.

Dr. Agatston’s work in the area of bullying prevention is referenced in an article on Engaging Students to Prevent Bullying, in the April 2013 issue of District Administration magazine.

Well Aware Newsletter ImageDr. Agatston was interviewed for the Well Aware Newsletter on bullying, digital citizenship and suicide.

Dr. Agatston was quoted in this thought-provoking article in the Huffington Post.

Dr. Agatston is quoted in an article in the Sun Sentinel: “Cyberbullying experts review Treacy-Ratley text message exchange.”

Dr. Agatston is quoted in an article in the Huffington Post: “Cyberbullying is a Serious Problem, but is it an Epidemic?”

The authors’ focus group research was cited in this article:  Prenger, Kelsey  A., “Cyberbullying  Beyond the Playground: Educating Youth about Potential Harms of Communication Technologies,” Media Ethics Online 

Dr. Agatston was interviewed for the article:  Levy, Peter, “Confronting Cyberbullying,”, 02 May 2011

Niederberger, Mary, “Cyber Bullying Roles are Familiar,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 20 Jan 2011

Swearer, Susan M., “Five Myths About Bullying,” The Washington Post, 30 Dec 2010

Thomas, Chandra, “Fighting Cyber Bullying:  Cobb Couple Counsels Kids and Families,”, 11 Nov 2010

Dr. Dan Olweus and Dr. Susan Limber release new data on bullying from data base of over 500,000 youth.

Magid, Larry , “Tyler Clementi’s Death is a Call to Action,”, 04 Oct 2010

Dr. Limber is interviewed for an article on cyber bullying in the September newsletter, “Healthy You.”

SC Association of School Administrators article on Cyber Bullying.

Tully, Mike, “International Bullying Conference Announces Keynote Speakers,” 04 Aug, 2010

Dr Agatston was invited to be a guest blogger about cyber bullying on the website:  Silent No More 4 Teens.

Ollove, Michael, “Bullying and teen suicide: How do we adjust school climate?” Christian Science Monitor, 28 Apr, 2010

Dr. Susan Limber, co-author of “Cyber Bullying in the Digital Age,” is selected as one of CNN’s intriguing people!

Magid, Larry, “Is Taser Guilty of Over-Parenting?”, 13 Jan 2010

Lee, Anna, “Bullies use Web to spread their hurt,”, 14 Dec, 2009

Zdanowicz, Christina, “Social Media Brings Bullying to Light,”, 10 Dec, 2009

Dr. Agatston is quoted in Larry Magid’s article: Treating Kids on the Web in a new way:

Dr. Agatston presents to government panel on Kids Online Safety:

Vail, Kathleen, “Bullying: From Words to Action,” American School Board Journal, Sept, 2009

Magid, Larry, “Shocking Stats, Video on Texting while Driving,”, 29 Aug, 2009

Bonds Staples, Gracie “Learn How to Fight Bullying in Schools,”, 3 Aug, 2009

Dr. Agatston is interviewed about sexting and cyber bullying:

An interview with Dr. Susan Limber on Cyber Bullying for the Federal Office of Safe and Drug-free Schools newsletter:

Magid, Larry, “Stop Cyberbullying with Education,”, 15 Jul, 2009

Clemson professor Robin Kowalski received the Prince Award for Innovation in Teaching.   The annual award is named for Clemson President Emeritus Philip Prince and recognizes outstanding teachers who demonstrate creative and novel teaching methods in the classroom.  Read more about Dr. Kowalski and the award at:

Thanawala, Sudhin, Associated Press, “Students Post Videos of Schoolyard Brawls Online.”, 6 Mar, 2009

Surdin, Ashley, “In Several States, A Push to Stem Cyber-Bullying.”, 1 Jan, 2009

Edward, Johnny, “Watch for Online Bullying, but Don’t Overreact, Expert Advises.”, 18 Oct, 2008

Van Dusen, Allison, “How to Stop Cyber-Bullying.”, 15 Sept 2008

de Vise, Daniel, “Schoolyard Face-Offs Blamed on Facebook Taunts.” Washington Post, 27 Apr 2008

Tritten, Travis J., “Cyberbullying Popping up in Pacific Schools.” Stars and Stripes, Pacific edition, 25 Mar 2008

View the Atlanta Fox 5 News story on cyber bullying, featuring an interview with Dr. Agatston

McKenna, Phil, “The Rise of Cyber Bullying.”, Jan 2008

Lombardi, Candace, “Throwing the Book at Cyber Bullies.”, 31 Oct 2007

Clemson University, “Professors Write Book on Cyber Bullying.”, 21 Oct 2007

Murphy, Lisa, “Bullying and Kids – The Facts; Cyber bullying.”, Sept 2007

Carey, Liz, ” New threat to students: Cyber bullying.”, 11 August 2007

McKenna, Phil, “The rise of cyber bullying.” New Service, 19 July 2007

Lelchuck, Ilene, ” Another 1,400 sympathetic notes for bullied girl.” San Francisco Chronicle, 31 May 2007

Lelchuck, Ilene, ” Bullied girl alone no more.” San Francisco Chronicle, 23 May 2007

Staats, Jim, “Plight of Bullied Teen Brings Letters from Around the World.” Marin Independent Journal, 13 May 2007

Chu, Jeff. “You Wanna Take This Online?” Time 01 Aug. 2005

Journal Articles Published by the Authors

Robin M. Kowalski, Ph.D., “Cyber Bullying: Recognizing and Treating Victim and Aggressor” Psychiatric Times, October 1, 2008, Vol. 25 No. 11

Patricia W. Agatston, Ph.D, “TEACHER’S DESK | What Students Taught Me About Cyberbullying” bNetS@vvy, Feb. 2008

Patricia W. Agatston, Ph.D, Robin Kowalski, Ph.D., and Susan Limber, Ph.D. “Students’ Perspectives on Cyber Bullying.” Journal of Adolescent Health 41 (2007) S22–S30

Robin M. Kowalski, Ph.D., and Susan P. Limber, Ph.D. “Electronic Bullying Among Middle School Students.” Journal of Adolescent Health 41 (2007) S22–S30