The Horizon

Suicide Prevention Week at IUS

Jewell Conner, Staff Reporter

September 21, 2016

September is national suicide prevention month. According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention suicide claims more than 32,000 lives a year in the United States and is the number two cause of death among college aged students. According to the American Association of Suicidology suicide...

Sexual assault: Bystander prevention, education and changing the social narrative

Sexual assault: Bystander prevention, education and changing the social narrative

Paige Thompson, Managing Editor

November 16, 2015

On Wednesday, Nov. 11, Audra Dowling, assistant director of residence life, asked passing students to make a pledge against sexual violence by signing their name and what made them "IUStrong," as a part of week of action for the It’s On Us campaign. Dowling said that one of the main goals of the...