Send Silence Packing

Send Silence Packing (file / credit: Active Minds)

Backpacks On Broadway Shining Light On College Suicide

“Send Silence Packing” features 1,100 empty backpacks — each representing the lives of the 1,100 college students lost to suicide each year.


A conference at Montclair State University featured an exhibit of 1,100 donated backpacks to represent the number of college students lost each year to suicide.

Suicide Prevention Focus Of Weekend Conference

It’s a rare occurrence when an inanimate object makes an incredibly intense statement.