Topic: College students

Suicidal thoughts high among students

Aug. 25, 2008
Suicidal thoughts high among students

A comprehensive study of suicidal thinking among college students found more than half of the 26,000 surveyed had suicidal thoughts at some point. The Web-based survey in spring 2006 used separate samples of undergraduate and graduate students from 70 colleges and universities.

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Over Half of College Students Surveyed Had Suicidal Thoughts, Says Study

Aug. 21, 2008

More than half of 26,000 students surveyed across 70 colleges and universities reported having at least one episode of suicidal thinking at some point in their lives, according to a University of Texas at Austin study.

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Football Game Days Tops for Drinking Among College Students

Nov. 19, 2007

College students drink larger amounts of alcohol on football game days, comparable to well-known drinking days such as New Year's Eve and Halloween, according to research from The University of Texas at Austin.

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