Big East Hosts First Mental Health Summit

By Jeremy Fallis, Multimedia Communication Specialist The Big East Conference hosted its first Mental Health Summit in conjunction with the NCAA at Georgetown University on Thursday-Friday, June 15-16. The first-of-its-kind summit was a two-day event to better support student-athlete mental wellness. Emceed by FOX Sports digital correspondent Rachel Bonnetta, the …

Maine Athletics to Support Student-Athlete Mental Health Initiative

By Jeremy Fallis, Multimedia Communication Specialist It was announced last week that another NCAA Division I institution, the University of Maine, will kickstart its own student-athlete mental health initiative. The Athletes Connected program warmly welcomes the Black Bears athletic department to the forefront of student-athlete mental welfare. Since 2014, the …