Approximately one in four Americans struggle with mental illness every year. To raise awareness about this No. 1 public health issue on the University of Minnesota's Twin Cities campus, Mental Health Awareness Day will be held Wednesday, April 23, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Northrop Plaza, 84 Church St. S.E., Minneapolis.
University of Minnesota-led research has found an 18-month long program aimed at reducing risk for teen pregnancy continues to increase contraceptive use thereby reducing risk for teen pregnancy at the 30-month assessment mark, one year after participants completed the program.
What does education look like in remote mountain villages where electricity is nonexistent or unreliable? How does a developing country seeking to grow its economy, boost tourism and expand its infrastructure do so sustainably? Earthducation Expedition 6 aims to find out — and share what it learns with teachers and students around the world.