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Suicide Awareness

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1 Remembering West Scheel
Northern Iowan Staff
Northern Iowan 119:53, p.01
4/24/2023 The Northern Iowan staff writes a commemorative piece to remember, West Scheel, a UNI student who recently passed away.
2 UNI Out of the Darkness Walk for Suicide Prevention
McGuill--Lauren (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 119:48, p.05
4/6/2023 UNI hosted its annual Out of the Darkness Walk on campus on April 1, 2023. Lauren McGuill writes more details about the event; photo.
3 Take care of yourself during finals week
Koehler--Emma (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:28, p.01
12/8/2022 Emma Koehler points out on-campus resources as well as tips that can help students make it through finals week; photo.
4 Watch your language about sensitive issues
Saathoff--Abigail (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 118:32, p.03
2/7/2022 Abigail Saathoff requests that you think before saying you want to die due to a minor inconvenience; photo.
5 Student body president, vice-president create plans for new semester
Colsch--Jetta (Student--2021), Struck--Alisanne (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 118:10, p.02
9/30/2021 Student Body President Samantha Bennett and Vice President Alisanne Struck have been advocating for mental health, suicide prevention, an inclusive Northern Iowa Student Government (NISG) culture, and more online core classes, among other initiatives; photo.
6 September is suicide prevention month
Tournier--Tehya (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 118:6, p.03
9/16/2021 A column about National Suicide Prevention and Awareness month and related resources; photo.
7 Walk supports suicide prevention
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Class of 2021)
Northern Iowan 117:53, p.01
4/26/2021 UNI hosted the Out of the Darkness Walk supporting suicide awareness and mental health resources on April 24. The walk across campus featured booths and two livestreamed speakers addressed participants at 2 p.m.; photos.
8 LTE: Active Minds to host group creator, Alison Malmon
Active Minds UNI
Northern Iowan 117:45, p.03
3/29/2021 Active Minds UNI is hosting Alison Malmon, the founder and executive director of Active Minds, via Zoom on April 1. The event is open to all students, faculty, and staff. Many professors in mental health departments are granting students extra credit to attend this event.
9 Walking out of the darkness for suicide prevention
Barikor--Leziga (Class of 2019), Legaspi--Sofia (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 115:50, p.01
4/18/2019 Out of the Darkness Walk for Suicide Prevention was held on April 14. The event raised $26,170 to help fund mental awareness programs; photos.
10 Suicide awareness event sends silence packing
Husmann--Peyton (Student--2018), Anderson--Kati (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:15, p.01
10/15/2018 On October 11, the "Send Silence Packing" event lined Maucker Union with over 1,000 backpacks to raise awareness of the impact of suicide on college students. It was sponsored by Active Minds, the UNI Counseling Center, Lambda Theta Phi, and To Write Love on Her Arms; photos.
11 Keeping mental health in check
Robertson--Josie (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 112:24, p.02
11/19/2015 Mental health services on campus are promoted following the deaths of two UNI students.

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