University of Da Dayton, OH 45409, USAyton
The University of Dayton Speaker Series serves as a catalyst for purposeful and critical discussion of contemporary issues through dynamic public presentations and related programming. Working with campus and community partners, the UDSS sponsors presenters who have achieved national or international recognition in their fields of inquiry or artistic expression, represent diverse perspectives and engage directly with students, faculty, and staff in ways that support learning and living in community.
Sr. Helen Prejean, C.S.J. is an internationally known death penalty activist and the author of Dead Man Walking. Sr. Helen divides her time between raising awareness about the death penalty and counseling death row prisoners. She will be at the University of Dayton February 25 – 26, engaging in several events that address the issue of capital punishment.
This event is free and open to the public.
Image of Sister Helen Prejean, C.S.J. by Scott Langley. March 2014.