Did you know 1 in 5 Canadians personally experience a mental health problem or illness, in any given year? Maybe you know someone – a friend, family member, colleague, or spouse – who struggles with mental health issues and challenges.
On September 26, 2019, WiSER provided a platform to students, professionals, and the wider university community to discuss challenges, triumphs, and stigmas, all on the topic of mental health. #LetsTalk Mental Health was the first in a series of WiSER’s professional development events – it was only fitting to begin with a topic that affects people of all walks of life, in all disciplines.
Join WiSER on September 26, 2019 as we provide a platform to openly discuss about mental health. We invite speakers and panelists to share how to reduce stigma and how we all can help to be more aware of mental health around ourselves.
On Wednesday, August 7, 2019, WiSER hosted its annual Bubble Tea Night at the brand-new Teaplace Café on Whyte Avenue. More than 30 bright young minds participated in an evening of bonding and networking, marking 2019’s Bubble Tea Night as a huge success. Continue reading →