All posts tagged "fresh check day"

  • Fresh Check Day celebrates fourth year on campus

    Reporting by Jessica Ruderman and Madison Fraitag Fresh Check Day brought activities and discussions surrounding mental health awareness as well as suicide prevention Tuesday Oct. 2.  The concept of Fresh Check Day was created by the Jordan...

    • Posted October 2, 2018
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  • Checking in

    In 2011, Jordan Porco committed suicide during his freshman year at Saint Michael’s College. His parents created the Jordan Porco Foundation after his death and thus Fresh Check Day was founded, according to the Hartford Courant. On...

    • Posted October 10, 2017
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  • Fresh Check Day comes to campus

    The university is raising awareness for mental health and giving students a chance to check in with themselves and each other on Fresh Check Day. The goal of the event is to reduce the stigma and misconceptions...

    • Posted October 7, 2015
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