Tag: suicide

Stressed students

The second I get here, I just go until the evening, until night. There’s some days where I’ll get here at, you know, first thing in the morning, and I won’t be done until 2:00 AM. Peter: It’s the same story for many Canadian post-secondary students – crammed schedules, sleepless nights, plenty of stress. Between…

By Stanley Isaacs January 11, 2020 0

STOICISM for STUDENTS

In this day and age, we’re often seeking the quick fix. The silver bullet, the magic pill. How to instantly improve your grades, how to get a 6 pack in 6 weeks, or how to never feel tired again. The specific tactics are important – what techniques do you use to study, how do you…

By Stanley Isaacs December 24, 2019 0

Step Up – American University

We never think that terrible things will happen to us. Transporting one to Sibley Hospital for alcohol poisoning. Or to the people we know. The truth is… many students face issues, including alcohol abuse, dating violence, hazing, sexual assault, and mental health emergencies. Many times we have the opportunity to prevent it… but we just…

By Stanley Isaacs October 24, 2019 14

Student Suicide | Real Stories

My heart was pounding, like… It was like I had been electrocuted or something. I was so tense. They told me to smash the door down and get in there. And then it got really scary. When I got the inkling that something was wrong, I just tried to call her, and call her, and…

By Stanley Isaacs September 2, 2019 0