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Juan Melendez to Speak about His 18 Years on Florida's Death Row

3/27/2012 —

Juan Melendez spent nearly 18 years on Florida's Death Row for a crime he did not commit. In January 2002, he became the 99th death row inmate to be exonerated and released since 1973. Melendez will be on the Shenango campus to present his story "Amazing Grace: a Remarkable Story of Injustice, Survival, and Hope" on Wednesday, March 28 at noon in the campus auditorium. Don't miss this unique opportunity to hear his inspirational story of human resilience, courage, faith and forgiveness. For more information, contact the Student Affairs Office at 724-983-2836.

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