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Two years late: Finally filing the prescription for Spring Break

Two years late: Finally filing the prescription for Spring Break

Isabelle Hajek, Opinions Editor March 11, 2022

Although Spring Break carries a prolific and less than savory connotation for college students across the country, it is a necessary component of the college experience–not because of the travel, parties...

Banning guns does not and will not work

Lindsay Giovannone, Sports Editor December 7, 2021

The Second Amendment to the Constitution of the United States of America says: “A well-regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms,...

Students talk importance of National Suicide Awareness Month

Students talk importance of National Suicide Awareness Month

Elisa D'Egidio, Student Life Editor September 14, 2021

September is National Suicide Prevention Month and brings together mental health activists, prevention groups, survivors, allies, community members and more to raise suicide prevention awareness. This...

To Write Love on Her Arms

The Charger Bulletin February 27, 2013

By Elyse Von Der Fecht Contributing Writer To Write Love On Her Arms (TWLOHA) is a non-profit movement dedicated to presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction,...

U.S. Officals Launch New Strategy to Prevent Suicide

Kerri Zbodula September 26, 2012

In Washington D.C., a new nationwide strategy to prevent suicide has been launched. Facebook, mobile apps, and other technologies will be used as part of a community-driven push to report concerns about...

National Suicide Prevention Week

Ashley McDowell September 15, 2010

As you may have known or not known, National Suicide Prevention Week was from September 5th to the 11th and World Suicide Prevention Day was September 10th. Whether you have been affected by suicide, know...

Bullying Causes Massachusetts Teen to Commit Suicide

Liz De La Torre April 14, 2010

First, there was Virginia Tech. Next, Megan Meier. Then, Carl Walker-Hoover. Now, just as the previous news features have all made headline commotion, the word bullying is not mentioned without “Phoebe...

Double Suicide Bombings Kill 38 on Moscow Subway

The Associated Press April 1, 2010

MOSCOW – Terror returned to the heart of Russia, with two deadly suicide bombings on the Moscow subway at rush hour, including an attack at the station beneath the headquarters of the secret police. At...

Nine Charged with Bullying Mass. Teen Who Killed Self

The Associated Press April 1, 2010

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. – Insults and threats followed 15-year-old Phoebe Prince almost from her first day at South Hadley High School, targeting the Irish immigrant in the halls, library and in vicious cell...

9 charged with bullying Mass. teen who killed self

Liz De La Torre March 29, 2010

From The Associated Press NORTHAMPTON, Mass. – Nine teens have been charged in the "unrelenting" bullying of a teenage girl from Ireland who killed herself after being raped and enduring months of...

Ivy League’s Cornell responds to 3 gorge deaths

Liz De La Torre March 16, 2010

From The Associated Press ITHACA, N.Y. – Cornell University, an Ivy League school known for its spectacular gorges and haunted by a reputation for suicides, took the extraordinary step of posting...

UK Publishes New Rules for Assisted Suicide

Vanessa Estime March 10, 2010

On Feb. 25, new rules implicated immediately by the House of Lords were set up to help the citizens of London and Wales end the life of a gravely ill family member with little fear of criminal prosecution....

Marie Osmond’s Son Commits Suicide

Liz De La Torre March 10, 2010

In the years after her divorce from her ex-husband, speculation over her plastic surgery, and the death of her father, entertainer Marie Osmond seemed to be bouncing back from widely publicized scrutiny,...

Man angry at IRS crashes small plane into Texas office building

Liz De La Torre February 18, 2010

From The Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas – A software engineer furious with the Internal Revenue Service launched a suicide attack on the agency Thursday by crashing his small plane into an office...

Alexander McQueen hanged himself in London home

Liz De La Torre February 17, 2010

From The Associated Press LONDON – A bereaved Alexander McQueen left a note, then hanged himself in his apartment on the eve of his mother's funeral, a coroner's inquest said Wednesday, giving the...

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