All posts tagged "Suicide"

  • Suicide awareness comes out of the darkness

    Each year, approximately 42,000 people die by suicide. It is the tenth leading cause of death in the U.S. and for every one suicide, there are 25 attempts, according to AFSP.org. On Sunday, Sept. 25, the Out...

    • Posted September 27, 2016
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  • Man who survived suicide attempt speaks to students

    Kevin Hines addressed a room of students and faculty on March 1 about his miraculous second chance at life after he attempted suicide by jumping off the Golden Gate Bridge. His attempt was a result of a...

    • Posted March 5, 2016
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  • Update: ‘100 reasons to stay’ video featured on Perez Hilton blog

    In their QU301 class, Global Perspective on Death and Dying, juniors Lauren Taylor and Michelle Brandow created a video, “100 Reasons to Stay,” for their final capstone project, Taylor said. As of Friday, the video had more...

    • Posted December 9, 2011
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  • Skoog, Richards remember Clementi with Day of Silence

    The suicide of Tyler Clementi, an 18-year-old freshman at Rutgers University, shocked people across the nation, and the Quinnipiac campus wasn’t immune. To begin the healing process, sophomores Mattison Skoog and Samantha Richards campaigned for a university-wide...

    • Posted November 9, 2010
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  • A reprehensible action

    There are some people who reach a limit when they feel like they cannot go on with their life anymore. Rutgers freshman Tyler Clementi met his breaking point last week when he jumped off the George Washington...

    • Posted October 4, 2010
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