The awareness for mental illness has increased drastically within the past few decades. People’s struggles are finally validated by the media, and this has been a huge step in helping people get the help they need. However, with the recognition of mental illness has also come a romanticization of the topic. Does this hurt or help people with mental illness? Find out during philosophy club in Mr. Riggs’ room on Wednesday, February 3rd. Join us for lots of snacks and a discussion about the romanticization of mental illness in the media! If you are a virtual student, shoot an email to [email protected] for the Google meet link.