May 1: SAAM speaker
Author to discuss experience as a victim of kidnapping and abuse
1:19 p.m., April 22, 2013--As a continuation of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, University of Delaware Student Wellness and Health Promotion will sponsor “How She Survived Five-day Kidnapping and Rape” with author and lecturer Debra Puglisi-Sharp at 5 p.m., Wednesday, May 1, in 111 Memorial Hall.
In 1998, Puglisi-Sharp was attacked in her Delaware home and abused by her captor for five days. Now a victims’ rights speaker, she discusses her ordeal and the resulting difficulties with audiences. Puglisi-Sharp also authored a book about her horrifying experience, titled Shattered.
Jan. 28: Poetry performance
Jan. 29: Hot Chocolate Festival
Following the lecture, Sexual Offense Support (S.O.S.) will host a group interaction at 6:30 p.m.
For a flyer about the event in PDF format, click here.