B ullying is a problem that leaves emotional and physical scars on many children and also leads to death.
T hat was the case for 11-year-old Ty Field-Smalley. In May 2010, he took his own life after two years of being bullied at his school.
H is story was featured in the Lee Hirsch documentary film "Bully."
Monday night, Ty's father will speak at the University of Toledo to help bring awareness to bullying.
K irk Smalley will share his emotional story inside room 2100 at the Memorial Field house on the University of Toledo's main campus at 7:30 p.m. Monday night.
T he event is free and open to the public.