Interested in being part of the leadership for Tide Against Suicide? Contact Sarah Tarnakow ( for more information on how to become a campus partner or be an implementation team member. We are looking for students, staff, and faculty to get involved. You can also sign up to attend a training.

2019 Tide Against Suicide Implementation Team


  • Jeremy Henderson, SCWB
  • Charlotte Petonic, HPW
  • Danielle Hansen, UREC
  • Liz Kindred, SL External Relations
  • Doug Smith, Ferg
  • Sandra Smith, WGRC
  • Hillary Groover, CRIS
  • Laura Thomas, UREC
  • Alex Bynum, VMA
  • Mitch Beavers, CC
  • Ashley Jones, CC
  • Holly Prewitt, CC


  • Jessica Smith, PHC
  • Alex Sample, SGA-Exec Secretary
  • Josh Britt, SGA-Dir of Programming
  • Matt Leatherwood, GSA
  • Jake Eagle, IFC
  • Allison Hartman, United Greek Council
  • Davis Silver, SGC, Greek
  • Baylee Clark, (General interest)
  • Janelle Jones, Chi Sigma Iota (grad student)


Suicide Awareness Week

Suicide Awareness Week is October 7-11. We will have a movie screening and several campus dialogues about suicide. Specific locations and dates TBA.

Out of the Darkness Walk

The Out of the Darkness Walk will take place on October 13. Registration starts at 1 p.m., and the walk starts at 2 p.m. Location TBA.