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2012 Conference Highlights


Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Opening Keynote Presentation

Love is Louder: Building Connectedness and Resiliency on College Campuses

Brittany Snow, Actress and Founder of Love is Louder; Courtney Knowles, Director, Love is Louder, The Jed Foundation

Thursday, March 8, 2012

Opening Panel Discussion

Supporting Student Resilience: Strategies for Parent
Moderator:Angela Farrehi, MA, LLP, Student Advocacy Manager, College of Engineering, University of Michigan.
Panelists: Ronald Albucher, MD, Director, Counseling and Psychological Services, Vaden Health Center, Stanford University; Susan Montgomery, PhD, G. Brymer Williams Collegiate Lecturer, College of Engineering, University of Michigan; Susan Cain, MS, Ann Arbor, MI

Closing Keynote Presentation

Finding our Footholds: College Students Reflect on Positive Mental Health

A performance by the University of Michigan Educational Theatre Company, based on interviews with U-M students


Special Thanks to our Donors

The Depression on College Campuses Conference organizers would like to thank the following for their financial contributions to this effort. Without their support and collaboration, this University-wide initiative would not be possible.


William and Lisa Ford Foundation


Katherine and Tom Goldberg
Ada Louise Wilkie

University of Michigan

Medical School
College of Engineering
School of Social Work
Rackham Graduate School
Athletic Department
Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
Law School
Newnan Academic Advising Center, College of Literature, Science & the Arts
School of Dentistry
School of Music, Theatre & Dance
School of Nursing
University Health Service, Division of Student Affairs
School of Kinesiology
School of Natural Resources and Environment
Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning
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