Speakers announced for ‘Know How to Help,’ sexual assault response conference

The University of South Carolina has announced the speakers for its Know How to Help conference on responding to sexual assault, harassment, violence and discrimination.

The lineup includes:

  • Ted Bunch, co-founder of A CALL TO MEN: The National Association of Men and Woman Committed to Ending Violence Against Women
  • Angela Moreland Begle, instructor at the National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center at MUSC
  • Teresa Koster, division president, Gallagher Koster, University Risk Management and Insurance Association
  • Connie Best, director of adult services, National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center at MUSC
  • Pamela Jacob, executive director for the South Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

Know How to Help is a free, day-long conference offering members of the campus community training to respond effectively to sexual assault, sexual harassment, violence and discrimination. The conference will be 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 23 on the Columbia campus.

Know How to Help will offer educational opportunities and continuing educations units for law enforcement, safety and security personnel, medical and emotional health providers, human resources personnel, counselors, resident mentors, ministerial staff, managers, advisors and anyone who serves as a liaison within the university community. The conference is open to all students, faculty and staff at USC.

Register online through Tuesday, April 16. For more information, visit the website or call 803-777-8248.

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