Thursday, May 7, 2015

Señorita Cicero Dafne Villasenor discusses bullying with students at Unity Jr. High and Cicero East and West

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Señorita Cicero Dafne Villasenor discusses bullying with students at Unity Jr. High and Cicero East and West

A victim of bullying herself, Senorita Cicero 2014, Dafne Villasenor made it her platform to address it, and bring awareness to this silent but destructive behavior that is destroying many young lives. Dafne has been visiting many schools in the Town of Cicero bringing awareness to many children on how bullying can destroy the lives of not just the victim but also the perpetrator. She explained many forms of bullying from cyber social media, to verbal, and physical abuse. 

"This is an epidemic that is destroying our children and it must stop, and it begins with every individual one child at a time." she added. 

Dafne continued her presentation with facts and fugues which ultimately led to suicide in some cases.. She concluded her talk on how she over came from being victimized by a positive attitude, accepting oneself for who they are as a human being, and surrounding herself with people who care. 

Dafne Villasenor is finishing her education at Morton College and plans to continue studying at the University of Illinois majoring in business administration.    




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