SOURCE: University of Calgary

University of Calgary

December 07, 2015 10:00 ET

Reminder: University of Calgary to launch campus mental health strategy

CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - December 07, 2015) - Members of the media are invited to join University of Calgary President Elizabeth Cannon and Provost and Vice-President (Academic) Dru Marshall as they unveil details of an expansive new campus mental health strategy today at noon. Aimed at supporting the mental health and well-being of the entire campus community, this strategy is the culmination of work conducted by a task force comprised of mental health experts and practitioners as well as students, senior leadership, professors, executive and community members.

What: Launch of the University of Calgary's new Campus Mental Health Strategy

When: Monday, December 7, 2015, noon-1 p.m. (a media availability with Provost Dru Marshall will follow the event starting at 1 p.m.)

Where: Husky Oil Great Hall, Rozsa Centre (See our maps page for location and parking information)

Who: Speakers at the event will include University of Calgary President, Elizabeth Cannon; Provost and Vice-President (Academic), Dru Marshall; Vice-President, Student Life, Graduate Students' Association, Danica McDonald; Vice-President Student Life, Students' Union, Kristy McGowan

About the University of Calgary
The University of Calgary is making tremendous progress on its journey to become one of Canada's top five research universities, where research and innovative teaching go hand in hand, and where we fully engage the communities we both serve and lead. This strategy is called Eyes High, inspired by the university's Gaelic motto, which translates as 'I will lift up my eyes.'

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