Office of Student Activities

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

Student Organizations Activism

NAMI promotes knowledge and awareness of mental illnesses within the campus and local community. We work to eliminate the stigma that surrounds mental illnesses, and we provide resources and support for students. We also hold campus events that strive to inform people about mental health related issues and to help reduce stigma and stereotypes. We hold campus events that strive to inform people about mental health related issues and to help reduce stigma and stereotypes. We work to educate others about mental illnesses and o bring issues surrounding mental health to light and into discussion. We also work hard to provide resources to help the students and IWU campus community with improving their mental health.

Meetings: We meet once a week through zoom or in person in a reserved room in State Farm. A typical meeting would involve speaking on various mental health topics, sharing our experiences or knowledge of different mental health topics, coming up with various events to promote ways to improve mental health/ battle the stigma around mental health around campus/ the community.

Membership requirements: Anyone with an interest in mental illness is welcome, and we invite students of all years and majors to join.

Membership dues: None

Leadership

Eve Robinson (), President
Jessica Tran (), President
Sarah Ziwiski (), Communications Officer
Marie Nebel-Schwalm (), Advisor