Executive Director of the Take Back the Night Foundation, Katherine H. Koestner, to Speak on Wednesday, October 7th

October 05 2015
Category: Events


Elmira College will host Katherine H. Koestner as a guest speaker on Wednesday, October 7th at 6:00 p.m. in Stephans Lounge in Meier Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

Katherine H. Koestner is a national expert on student safety and wellness issues. She has presented to more than one million students in the United States. As the first victim of date rape to speak out nationally and publicly about her experience at The College of William and Mary, she appeared on the cover of TIME Magazine in June of 1991. HBO made a movie about her story in 1993.

Ms. Koestner has appeared on The Oprah Winfrey Show, Geraldo, NBC Nightly News, CNBC Talk Live, Larry King Live, Good Morning America, Later Today, CNN, Entertainment Tonight, MTV, Lifetime Television, Italian TV, The Jane Whitney Show, The Big Idea with Donny Deutsch, and dozens of other news programs. She has given interviews for the Washington Post, New York Times, Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, Philadelphia Inquirer, The Journal of Higher Education, and countless other national and regional publications.