Peter DeBenedittis '80 to Address Speakers Series in Oklahoma
February 23, 2006
February 23, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - Peter DeBenedittis, an expert on media literacy and 1980 graduate of DePauw University, will address the Sarkeys Spring Speakers Series in Norman, Oklahoma on March 8, reports the Norman Transcript. Dr. DeBenedittis' "hard-hitting message has earned him consultancy positions with the American Medical Association and the Centers for Disease Control, and made him the subject of feature stories on CBS 48 Hours and CNN News," the newspaper writes. "More importantly, post-tests reflect his presentation has changed perceptions about violence, alcohol and tobacco use in a very difficult audience-- teenagers."
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