A Letter on Mental Illness

By H.D., Guest Writer I started off freshman year of college nervous, yet excited. I knew I would be in for a whirlwind of experiences, both good and bad. What I didn’t know was that I would have another roommate besides the one that I was assigned: my mental illness. I had battled severe depression…

Giving a voice to silence: Let’s talk

If you or someone you know is having suicidal thoughts, please contact the National Suicide Prevention Helpline at 1-800-273-8255. It’s only when things like the recent death of Robin Williams happen that we start to examine suicide and the causes behind it. We start to care about these things when our favorite stars show that…