Graduated students also need more mental health resources

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Why has a mental health pandemic garnered the sudden attention and focus it so desperately needed at Syracuse University?

It took me back to school to fully understand the importance of mental health and the intricate role it played in my academic experience. It was during my experience as a graduate student that I noticed this sudden focus on mental health and education, making me wonder where it was before.

My degree program is understandably vigorous. However, just because it’s a rigorous graduate program doesn’t mean it has to be strenuous, taking away the joy of our graduation years.

So, what would have helped facilitate adjustment to graduate school? Have a support group. Having a support group for graduate students who are new to the experience …

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