College media is in a prime position to be at the forefront of reporting responsibly on mental health
By Ben McNeely
NC State was reeling. Students were stunned, parents were worried, and administrators were trying to respond.
My alma mater, NC State University, went through hell last academic year.
Fourteen students died, seven of which were deaths by suicide. In April, two students took their own lives within a 24-hour period.
September is National Suicide Prevention Month