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Simplifying Fafsa Will Get More Kids Into College

Simplifying Fafsa Will Get More Kids Into College | Just in Case App | Scoop.it
Fafsa’s complicated application form discourages many from going to college. Our bill proposes replacing it with just two simple questions.
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When schools put their brands before assaulted students | Al Jazeera America

When schools put their brands before assaulted students | Al Jazeera America | Just in Case App | Scoop.it
As colleges go corporate, strategies for dealing with sexual violence focus on risk management, not justice
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College campuses need to raise awareness on suicide

College campuses need to raise awareness on suicide | Just in Case App | Scoop.it
Suicide is the second leading cause of death in college students. Colleges need to do more to raise awareness about student depression and suicide. For every two murders in the U.S., three people h...
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Police Search for Upset Teenager Who Sank Into the Hudson

Police Search for Upset Teenager Who Sank Into the Hudson | Just in Case App | Scoop.it
Omotayo Adeoye, 17, was seen crying and wading into the river fully clothed on Thursday after she was confronted by a teacher who believed she was cheating on a test.
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Pierce College shuts down for suicide threat

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Pierce College was evacuated and then shut down Friday after a man initially believed to be on campus threatened to kill himself.Hundreds of students, faculty and staff were ushered off the Woodland Hills campus while Los Angeles police searche
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Mental health: A road map for suicide research and prevention

Mental health: A road map for suicide research and prevention | Just in Case App | Scoop.it
It is time for policy-makers, funders, researchers and clinicians to tackle high suicide rates, say André Aleman and Damiaan Denys.
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College Student Commits Suicide After Being Cyberbullied For Appearing In Porn

College Student Commits Suicide After Being Cyberbullied For Appearing In Porn | Just in Case App | Scoop.it
Alyssa Funke was a straight A student majoring in biology before she took her own life. (This is disheartening. People who engage in bullying, cyberbulling, and slut-shaming are the ones who should be...
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Why I Advocate for Better Suicide Prevention Programs

Why I Advocate for Better Suicide Prevention Programs | Just in Case App | Scoop.it
Molly Jenkins Mental Health Advocate Today we continue our five part series on youth suicide prevention. Guest perspectives come from National Network of Depression Centers and Active Minds Inc., a...
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Why children's mental health matters - The News Journal

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Why children's mental health matters
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At least 1 in 5 children and adolescents has had, or is experiencing, a mental health challenge according to national studies.
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Why We Need All the Acquaintances We Can Get

Why We Need All the Acquaintances We Can Get | Just in Case App | Scoop.it
Neighbors and baristas turn out to be crucial members of your social network. (Seemingly insignificant relationships can have a significant effect on your mental health.
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How to support your friend with their mental health

How to support your friend with their mental health | Just in Case App | Scoop.it
Listen, do your research and don't forget to look after yourself ("Friends are the front line of mental health support for students" http://t.co/jX01mdCJRp)...
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Rape and the College Brand - New York Times

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Rape and the College Brand
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The conflict pits an array of campus activists — students who have been raped or assaulted, supported by left-wing and feminist groups — against their own deans and administrators and disciplinary committees.
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What should you do if confronted with a gunman?

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When a gunman menaced a small Seattle college, a student pepper-sprayed the attacker, ending his rampage. Police say his actions probably saved lives.
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#SAcommits - Addressing Our Campus Suicide Epidemic

#SAcommits - Addressing Our Campus Suicide Epidemic | Just in Case App | Scoop.it
I was perusing the local news earlier this week and ran across a story about someone being hit by a train near a local university. What a horrifying situation this must be for all involved. Being a...
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As Idaho Colleges Brace For Guns, Here's How Utah Schools Manage It

As Idaho Colleges Brace For Guns, Here's How Utah Schools Manage It | Just in Case App | Scoop.it
On July 1, people with concealed weapons permits can carry their firearms right onto the campus of Boise State, and any other state-run college or
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On-campus shooting at Georgia Gwinnett College possibly a suicide attempt

On-campus shooting at Georgia Gwinnett College possibly a suicide attempt | Just in Case App | Scoop.it
School not on lockdown, no ongoing threat following incident in which someone was hurt.
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Deliberate self-harm

Trying to understand deliberate self-harm Deliberate self harm can be very distressing, both for the people who have hurt themselves and for their family and friends. It can very hard to understand for everyone involved, and those who self harm do not always know why they do it, only that it can make them feel better in the short term.
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Wakefield Police focuses on mental health for youths - Wicked Local Wakefield

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Wakefield Police focuses on mental health for youths Wicked Local Wakefield The Wakefield Police Department recognizes the need to educate its members and others who interact with children and adolescents, on the risk factors and symptoms of mental...
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Alive! Mental Health Fair

The Alive! Mental Health Fair is a program of the Kristin Brooks Hope Center. It was created to provide an interesting educational suicide prevention program aimed at college students. The...
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Hollywood Celebrities Get Personal About Family Struggles With Mental Health - Huffington Post

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Hollywood Reporter Hollywood Celebrities Get Personal About Family Struggles With Mental Health Huffington Post Some of Hollywood's most elite storytellers are raising awareness about mental health issues and battling the stigma the way they know...
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Mental health stigma and discrimination: blogs and stories | Time To Change

Mental health stigma and discrimination: blogs and stories | Time To Change | Just in Case App | Scoop.it
1 in 4 people will experience a mental health problem in any given year.
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Sheepdog drummer shares mental health message

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Sam Corbett, drummer for The Sheepdogs is speaking out about his battle with mental health.
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