Membership Webinar: Why Student Mental Health? Why Now?


02/01/2024 to 02/01/2024


Virtual Event


Join SHEEO and The Jed Foundation at 3 p.m. Eastern on Feb. 1, 2024, to discuss how higher education finds itself at a critical moment defined by an urgent need to invest in student mental health and wellbeing. Student mental health and wellness has wide-ranging impacts on academic performance, persistence, graduation and beyond. This webinar provides insights from experts across the higher education ecosystem and enables us to understand the importance of investing in student mental health and wellness today.

Panelists include:

  • John King Jr., Chancellor, State University of New York (SUNY)
  • Aaron Thompson, President, Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education
  • Ryan Patel, Chair of the Mental Health Section, American College Health Association & Psychiatrist, Ohio State University Office of Student Life, Counseling and Consultation Service
  • Kathleen Ethier, Director of the Division of Adolescent and School Health at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

While this webinar is geared toward the SHEEO-JED student mental health and wellness learning community, all SHEEO members are welcome to join and learn.

Register for the Feb. 1 webinar here.