Public invited to suicide prevention workshop

The UI College of Education is hosting “Suicide: Warning signs, intervention strategies, and resources,” a 90-minute workshop in conjunction with the 40th Annual National Suicide Prevention Week Sept. 7-13. This event is free and open to the public. The workshop will be Wednesday, Sept. 10, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the College of Education’s Teacher Leader Center, 140 Lindquist Center North on the UI campus.

Patrick J. Riepe

Patrick J. Riepe is the webmaster for the College of Public Health and is in charge of web content management and development for the collegiate and departmental websites. He has been with the College of Public Health since 2012.

Prior to joining the college, Riepe was a journalist for the Iowa City Press-Citizen for 15 years. He was the paper’s online news editor from 2000 until 2012. From 2003 to 2014, he was an adjunct instructor in web design at the University of Iowa School of Journalism and Mass Communication.