'Telling Amy's Story' film viewing and community discussion

2012-04-03 by News, Sports, and Art

Telling Amy’s Story is the powerful national PBS documentary program about the domestic violence homicide of Amy Homan McGee on November 8, 2011, at the hands of her husband Vincent. The documentary, which was funded by the Verizon Foundation, is introduced by Mariska Hargitay, who plays Det. Olivia Benson on “Law & Order: Special Victim’s Unit,” and is narrated by Det. Deirdre Fishel of the State College (Pa.) Police Department.

This event, part of Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Awareness Month, is sponsored by UAA, the UAA Justice Center and the Verizon Foundation.

This podcast was recorded on April 3, 2012.

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UAA hosts a panel discussion on domestic violence in Alaska

2010-04-30 by News, Sports, and Art

Panelists include: Sgt. Michael Beckner, UPD, Melissa Emma, Program Director for Abused Women’s Aid in Crisis, Inc., Prof. Randy Magen, Professor and coordinator of MSW program at UAA, Pamela Scott Washington, assistant Municipal Prosecutor in the only designated Domestic Violence Unit in the state and UAA Justice Center Assistant Professor Marny Rivera. Judge Karen Hunt moderated.

This event sponsored by UAA Against Domestic Violence. This podcast was recorded on April 7, 2010.

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