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2015 Suicide Prevention Week, September 21-25


You are invited to our third annual UALR Suicide Prevention Week. The event will be full of exciting and meaningful activities that emboldens UALR’s culture of compassion, caring and commitment to destigmatizing mental health, help seeking, and bringing awareness to the public health problem of suicide.

“Together We Can Stop Suicide”

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Gallery of Hope
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(UALR logo and bird ribbon Suicide PRevention Week Logo) Suicide PRevention Week Sept. 21-25. Together We Can Stop Suicide. Events Line Up: DSC. Monday, 9/21, Noon to 1pm : Chancellor's Proclamation.  Tuesday, 9/22, 10am - 3pm "Mind Games" Brain Play Day, Give Away & Creative Day. Wednesday, 9/23, 10am - 2pm: Gallery of Hope Artistic Experession Contest. Thursday 9/24, 10am- 12:30pm: "Resilience Day" & Balloon Release Give-Away & Creative Day. Friday 9/25 Noon - 1pm.

The 2015 Gallery of Hope Artistic Expression Contest

2015 Gallery of Hope Annual Artistic Expression Contest. Supporting Suicide PRevention week. 10 am to 2 pm Wednesday, September 23. Upper Concourse, DSC. Cash prizes awarded, open to everyone. Draw, Paint, Sculpt, write, act, sing, dance. Submission deadline: noon Tuesday, Sept. 22. For more information contact 501.569.3185 . Register at

Please fill out the respective forms at the top if you are interested in joining us.
Contest Registration & Judges Registration

 Please join us, we invite all university and community members to participate. You don’t have to enter in the contest to have your creativity displayed.
Any questions please call 501.569.3185.

2014 Gallery of Hope Winners

Michael Snyder's Best In Show Trophy and submission (3d dragon fly on canvas) "Transformation Machine"
Best in Show — Michael Snyder – Community Member
Best in Performance Art — Andrew Hegg – UALR Student
Best in Visual Art — Allison Mitchell – UALR Student
Best in Written — Marrissa Garr – UALR Student

All participants received prizes and the winners received trophies, cash prizes, awards, and gift certificates to local restaurants and vendors. All prizes were donated by the Foundation for Suicide Prevention, UALR departments and University District business partners.

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