Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Knowing the signs of suicide can save lives

By Jaclyn Bryson

September 18, 2013

Filed under Health & Wellness, News

According to the National Center for Prevention of Youth Suicide, suicide is one of the leading causes of death for college students in the United States. But Dr. Harry Rockland-Miller, director of the Center for Counseling and Ps...

Rutgers’ Student’s Death Sparks Shock, Outrage

By Melanie Muller

October 12, 2010

Filed under Archives

The nation was shocked last week when Tyler Clementi, a freshman student at Rutgers University, jumped to his death last week from the George Washington Bridge. Despite the fact that numerous college students commit suicide each year, Clementi’...

Study traces reasons why students feel suicidal

By Tim Jones

September 7, 2010

Filed under Health & Wellness

A recent study in the Journal of Affective Disorders has shown that a lack of positive social life and symptoms of depression have spurred suicidal thoughts in some college students. The study, which included research from the Johns Hopkins Child...