URI’s 2020 Virtual Be5K Walk/Run for Mental Health Awareness and Suicide Prevention to run Oct. 25 through 31
KINGSTON, R.I. — Oct. 22, 2020 — As Americans deal with the continuing spread of COVID-19 and university students contend with social distancing, remote learning and isolation and quarantine, mental health awareness and suicide prevention are more important than ever.
That’s why organizers of the University of Rhode Island’s 12th annual Be5K Walk/Run for Mental Health and Suicide Prevention have decided to offer the event again this year, albeit virtually, from Sunday, Oct. 25, through Sunday, Oct. 31. Participants will walk or run in their own communities or on URI’s Kingston Campus. The Rhody Run 5K course can be found here.…