Marquette Wire

Groups raise awareness for mental health

Andrew Phillips

October 14, 2010

Filed under Featured, News

In light of the recent suicide of Rutgers University freshman Tyler Clementi, last week’s observances of Mental Illness Awareness Week and National Depression Screening Day seem all too timely. Clementi took his own life Sep...

Women’s basketball gets first shot at Badgers

Andrei Greska

December 10, 2009

Filed under Featured, Sports

For those excited for the big in-state men’s basketball match-up between Marquette and Wisconsin on Saturday, the women’s basketball team has something to say: Look here first. The Golden Eagles will welcome the Wisconsin...

Active Minds walks for suicide awareness

Laura England

November 24, 2009

Filed under Featured, News

By Laura England Special to the Tribune To conclude Mental Health Awareness Week, student group Active Minds sponsored the second annual Suicide/Depression Walk on Friday. Active Minds, which raises awareness about mental illness, has...

VIEWPOINT: High quality mental health services available on campus

Reader Submission

November 12, 2009

Filed under Featured, Letters, Viewpoints

We are deeply concerned about inaccuracies conveyed in last Thursday’s editorial regarding the accessibility and quality of mental health care available to Marquette students. The editorial implied that the Counseling Center...

STAFF EDITORIAL: Expand Counseling Center to accept long-term cases

November 5, 2009

Filed under Editorials, Featured, Viewpoints

Marquette should expand its Counseling Center to accommodate students who require long-term counseling. This need came to light when the center turned away senior Nick Meli, who suffered anxiety episodes after being diagnosed...