Active minds at Northern Illinois University

President:

Mariss Vokening

E-mail:

z1546348@students.niu.edu

Vice President:

Patrick Galvin

E-mail:

z1555599@students.niu.edu

Treasurer

Vincent Schramer

E-mail:

z1630474@students.niu.edu

Secretary:

E-mail:

Advisor:

Anne Kubal, PhD, Psychologist

E-mail:

akubal@niu.edu

 

Type: Social Justice, Advocacy and Support

Web Address:

Description:

The purpose of the organization shall be: 1. To increase awareness among Northern Illinois Students about issues of mental illness, symptoms of mental illness, and available resources in and around the Northern community. 2. To become a point of reference for Northern Students for information on mental illness and mental health treatment. 3. To become a liaison between Northern students and the mental health community through flyering campus with fact sheets, hosting and/or sponsoring charity fundraisers, guest speakers, and related events, and maintaing a comprehensive website.