"We Got Your Back” Suicide Awareness 5k
Join us for the 3rd annual We Got Your Back Suicide Awareness 5K
September 12, 2018
6 p.m. at the Student Rec Center
Run or walk for fun and to help support suicide awareness and bystander intervention as part of the "I Got Your Back" Safety Week. Participants have the option of a 5K (3.1 mile route PDF) run or 2K (1.3 mile route PDF) walk route around campus starting and ending at the Student Rec Center (SRC).
First 200 to register will receive a shirt.
Day of Registration
Student | $10
Non-Student | $15
Day of the Event
Fun run check-in is from 4:30 - 5:45 p.m. and we strongly encourage everyone to check-in by 5:45 p.m. in front of the Student Rec Center.
To prepare for the fun run, join us today from 3-5 p.m. in the Well Space in the Student Rec Center to prep your attire for the run! We'll be making tutus, wigs, arm bands and more. The Well Space is located in the main SRC doors to the left.
A few reminders about the event:
- Parking is available in the orange lot across the street after 5p.m. (crossing Line St.) east of the SRC.
- We will not have a place for you to store any personal belongings
- You will need to sign a waiver if you have not already done so
- Please stay on the sidewalks and campus roadways
- University policy does not allow pets at this event
Thanks for your support! Email Amanda Ferstead, Mental Health Program Coordinator, [email protected], 111-111-1539 if you have any questions.
What is "I Got Your Back?"
“I Got Your Back” is a campus-wide campaign promoting Vandals taking care of each other to maintain a safe and inclusive community.
We offer a variety of training, events and intervention resources to educate students, faculty and staff on how to safely and effectively care for each other, step in when something isn’t right and offer help where appropriate.
Explore the resources and programs on campus to learn out how you can say, “I Got Your Back”.