University of Minnesota

Respect U Day 2016

The Provost's Committee on Student Mental Health will participate in Respect U Day — part of Welcome Week External Link — for incoming freshman — watch for details to be announced during summer 2016.

Students will be invited to balance a peacock feather on their fingertips—this entertaining exercise is a metaphor for the challenge of balancing life in college while juggling multiple responsibilities and demands.

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At last year's Respect U Day, more than 3,000 students visited the Provost's Committee table to receive a peacock feather adorned by a sticker promoting the U of MN website

This website is the central campus resource for information on student mental health and related resources at the University of Minnesota.

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