STAMFORD - The Stamford woman who was mauled by her friend's pet chimpanzee in 2009 is planning to attend her first public event since the attack.

Westhill High School officials say Charla Nash will attend her daughter's graduation next week. They say Nash will not be in the grandstands, but in a private gathering area.

School officials say following the graduation ceremony, Nash, who was maimed and blinded by the animal in Feb. 2009, will address the media.

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