The fifth annual Human Trafficking Awareness Conference will be 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 4 in the Student Activities Center’s multipurpose room. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

Conference speakers will include:

  • Gretchen Hunt, J.D., staff attorney, Kentucky Association of Sexual Assault Programs
  • Theresa Hayden, professor, justice administration, UofL
  • Amy Nace-Degonda, case manager, Catholic Charities of Louisville

 Representatives from various community and campus organizations will be on hand to distribute information on resources for victims and survivors of human trafficking and provide information on how the community can get involved.

The event is free and open to the public. Register at to reserve a space. Light refreshments will be provided at the event. Full meals are available for purchase at Subway, Wendy’s, and Papa John’s in the Swain Student Activities Center.  Parking is available in the Floyd Street Parking Garage and on the street in surrounding areas.