Greensboro College Observes National Day Without Stigma on Oct. 6

"GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Greensboro College will observe National Day Without Stigma on Monday, Oct. 6. The day is aimed at recognizing and fighting the stigma attached to mental-health issues.

Students have entered an art contest whose winner will be voted on between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. outside Fowler Dining Hall.

The day also will feature "One in Four: Uncovering the Truth About Stigma and Mental Health," an information session and panel discussion featuring volunteers from the Greensboro Mental Health Association, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Campbell Lyceum, 109 Proctor Hall West on campus. The event is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact Emily Holmes, director of student counseling, at 336-272-7102, ext. 5325, or email

Greensboro College, an independent, coeducational college affiliated with the United Methodist Church, is an academic and social community that unites the liberal arts and Judeo-Christian values in an atmosphere of diversity and mutual respect.

Founded in 1838 and located near downtown Greensboro, the college enrolls about 1,250 students from 32 states, the District of Columbia and 24 nations in its undergraduate liberal-arts program and four master's degree programs. In addition to rigorous academics and a well-supported Honors program, the school features a 16-sport NCAA Division III athletic program and dozens of service and recreational opportunities."
- A Press Release

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