A teen from Illinois won the prestigious National Gold Award from the Girl Scouts because of her college sexual assault database.
While applying for college last fall, campus safety was top of mind for now college freshman Therese Malinowski.
Last year, with the help of the Illinois Coalition Against Sexual assault organization, Malinowski created a sexual assault database for Illinois colleges and universities called Project Dandelion.
The database includes any information regarding the number of sexual assault cases to the resources available on college campuses.
"This database is a really important resource for prospective college students and current college students because everyone wants to go to ...