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Transgender youth are being mistreated across the country

Windsor Moore, Contributor April 18, 2023

Since 2020, state legislatures across the United States have taken aim at transgender youth, passing law after law to limit gender-affirming resources and care necessary to their transition. In 2020,...

Utah’s teenage suicide rate increases

Utah’s teenage suicide rate increases

Kenna Gough, Contributor January 10, 2023

EDITOR’S NOTE: If you or someone you know is experiencing harmful thoughts, please seek help. Help is available at 1-800-273-8255, 801-587-3000 or Utah’s teenage suicide...

The enemy we know

Nikki Dorber September 23, 2020

Our world has an enemy; one so powerful that even the largest military force cannot stop it. It doesn't care about location, gender, status or race.It is responsible for taking 132 lives per day, according...

13 Reasons Why season 2 (Netflix)

“13 Reasons Why” You shouldn’t watch this

Harrison Epstein July 3, 2018

I’ve seen all 26 episodes. I watched the first season on recommendations from people close to me and chose to watch the recently released second season within two days of its release. In the hours, days,...

Dr. Jonathon B. Singer speaks about Suicide problems, solutions and strategies.( Mustafa Alshilat/ the signpost)

Breaking myths and gaining understanding about suicide

Alyson Johnson February 23, 2018

Weber State University hosted Jonathan B. Singer, a clinical social worker and associate professor of social work at Loyola University Chicago, to speak about suicide awareness and prevention on Feb. 20. In...

Suicide prevention fair makes strides to save lives

Nathan Cragun January 24, 2016

Weber State University students will have the opportunity on Monday to learn how to help prevent suicides. “Conserving Lives” suicide prevention training and resource fair focuses on the increasing...

Counseling for a pair of star-crossed lovers

October 13, 2011

William Shakespeare’s star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, gave in to suicide long ago, but, as Angela McLean explained, there is hope for everyone out there who might be struggling. “It touches...

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