The Quad at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville was blanketed with 1,100 backpacks on Monday to raise awareness about suicide prevention. The empty backpacks and the stories displayed on them offered an emotional representation of the number of college students who die by suicide each year.
The Quad at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville was blanketed with 1,100 backpacks on Monday to raise awareness about suicide prevention. The empty backpacks and the stories displayed on them offered an emotional representation of the number of college students who die by suicide each year. Provided
The Quad at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville was blanketed with 1,100 backpacks on Monday to raise awareness about suicide prevention. The empty backpacks and the stories displayed on them offered an emotional representation of the number of college students who die by suicide each year. Provided

1,100 college kids commit suicide each year. SIUE wants to change that.

September 13, 2016 09:58 AM