Those who have died

Those who have died

By Michaela Winberg & Grace Shallow via The Temple News CHRISTIAN CIAMMETTI Mary Ciammetti watched a photo of her son, Christian, flash across the scoreboard during halftime of the 2015 Temple vs. Penn State game. She organized the presentation to promote a...

Don’t Stall, Just Call

By Patricia DiGiacomo, EdD, MSN via https://stti.confex.com/stti/bc17/webprogram/Paper87664.html Patricia DiGiacomo, EdD, MSN Susan E. Gresko, MSN Department of Nursing, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA Harmful drinking on college campuses is a public health...

The ripple effect of student death

By Michaela Winberg & Grace Shallow via The Temple News This semester alone — in the span of 14 weeks — five students died suddenly. Their names are Jenna Burleigh, Richard Dalcourt, Cariann Hithon, Michael Paytas and James Orlando. For each student, there is a...
2 1/2 Years

2 1/2 Years

Today marks 2 1/2 years that my son departed. No, not on a trip abroad, no not even leaving for college where I might be sad that I wouldn’t see him for a few weeks or months. No, he left forever when he died as a result of alcohol poisoning from binge drinking....