The mother of a slain University of North Dakota Dru Sjodin plans to speak Tuesday in Grand Forks at a Take Back the Night Rally.

The mother of a slain University of North Dakota Dru Sjodin plans to speak Tuesday in Grand Forks at a Take Back the Night Rally.

Linda Walker travels around the country to raise awareness about the threat of sexual violence.

Sjodin was abducted from the parking lot of a Grand Forks shopping mall in November 2003. Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. was convicted in 2005 of kidnapping and killing her and later sentenced to death.