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      Father of bullying victim to speak on UT's campus Monday night

      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.