Year: 1997 Source: Congress of the International Association for Suicide Prevention, (19th: 1997: Adelaide), p.337-338 SIEC No: 19980109

This presentation discussed the suicide of a female athlete at an American Ivy League college. The suicide had a profound effect upon classmates & coaches. The campus response to the suicide was reviewed as was the intense media coverage which impaired the healing process. The effects of this suicide were still noticeable at graduation one year later.