13th Annual Domestic Violence Breakfast & Briefing to feature survivor April Ross

The Psychology Department will partner with Gateway Domestic Violence Center and the Hall County Solicitor’s Office to sponsor the Annual Domestic Violence Breakfast & Briefing, featuring survivor April Ross on Tuesday, Oct. 3, at the Downtown Center Theater.

The breakfast will begin at 7:45 a.m. followed by the briefing and the address from Ross from 8-9 a.m. There will be an “after-chat” panel discussion following the program from 9:30-10:30 a.m. that will include Ross; Jessica Butler, Gateway Domestic Violence Center executive director; Stephanie Woodard, Hall County Solicitor General; Julie Battle, chair of Brenau University‚Äôs psychology department; and Jennifer Thomas, Georgia Commission on Family Violence executive director.

There will be two additional opportunities for students to interact with Ross. She will have question/answer sessions from 11 a.m. to noon in Sellars Gallery and from 2-3 p.m. in meeting rooms B/C at the Downtown Center.

The event is free, but seating is limited.