One thousand, 100 empty chairs will dot Coffman's Front Plaza serving as a stark reminder of how many college students in the United States die from suicide every year.
The "Don't Sit in Silence" display aims to draw attention to mental health issues college students face as part of the university's student-organized Mental Health Awareness Day (MHAD) 2012. Student organizers will have information to share about mental health resources available on campus.
What: Don't Sit in Silence: a Mental Health Awareness Day display
When: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. with a program from 12:15 to 1 p.m., Wednesday, April 25
Where: Front Plaza, Coffman Union 300 Washington Ave., S.E. Minneapolis
To learn more, read the full press release here.