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Teen Suicide: Take Action & Save Lives

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Arizona Talks, Mesa United Way, and the Mesa Chamber of Commerce are hosting a public forum on the topic of Teen Suicide. The seminar is titled, “It Can’t Wait!: Ending the Epidemic of Suicide in Young Adults” and will feature conversations focusing on the experience of students, parents, and educators. Resources and counseling will be available for attendees.

The event will bring together some of Arizona’s top experts on this issue and local voices for action. The program includes an overview of the rise of teen suicides in the East Valley, personal stories, a panel discussion on solutions and a reception. The FREE and open to the public event is on Wednesday, May 9th starting at 5:30PM, in Mesa, AZ. Register for FREE at

Topics that will be discussed include prevention, including recognizing warning signs, improving communication between parents and their teens, monitoring social media closely, getting help immediately for those in crisis and removing “lethal means” of committing suicide, such as guns and belts.

Global Talks: Economy, Business, & Life in Montenegro

Thursday, May 10, 2018

We’re teaming up with the Lucha Institute to learn about the country of Montenegro and our own state! Join the Global Talks event on Thursday, May 10th at Arizona State University. Listen to Montenegro experts living and making a difference in Arizona. Our program will feature personal stories, panel discussion and a networking reception. Refreshments will be served.

Speakers who will be featured on the panel are:

Ambassador Nebojsa Kaludjerovic of Montenegro in the USA

Barry Asmus, ASMUS Institute

Dajana Zlaticanin, Montenegrin born, American Businesswoman


Thu, May 10, 2018

6:30 PM – 8:30 PM MST


A. E. England Building at Arizona State University

424 North Central Avenue

Phoenix, AZ 85004

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