University at Nebraska at Kearney Panhellenic Council will sponsor a presentation, Kristin’s Story: A Story of Acquaintance Rape and Depression,at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 1, in the Nebraskan Student Union Ponderosa Room.
Kristin’s Story is the story of a young woman’s acquaintance rape and subsequent suicide as told by her mother, Andrea Cooper. Kristin Cooper, a Baker University student and member of Alpha Chi Omega, committed suicide on New Year’s Eve, 1995. Her mother Andrea, a member of Delta Delta Delta and a graduate of Florida State University, has been giving presentations over the past year.
Described as a proactive, co-educational rape education program, Kristin’s Story is free and open to the public. It is funded by UPFF.