Tag: health and wellness center

A shot at normalcy: IU South Bend partners with HealthLinc to provide COVID-19 vaccine

By: Cassidy Martenson  Staff Writer  On Thursday, IU South Bend partnered with HealthLinc to vaccinate students, staff and the broader community at the Student Activities Center. People were able to receive their first dose of the Moderna vaccine and will be invited to return for the second dose on May 20.  Upon arrival, patients could

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IU requiring flu shots for the upcoming semester

By: Kate Luce Co-Editor-in-Chief kmluce@iu.edu Earlier this month, IU South Bend students were sent an email stating that a flu shot is required for students to be able to come on campus in the spring. IU is pushing for students to get vaccinated to brace for a flu season combined with a global pandemic. “This

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IU South Bend student employment opportunities

By Emily Trent  Staff writer  emmtrent@iu.edu   IU South Bend has multiple work-study positions open in different departments on campus, some of the open positions are with IU Office of School Partnerships, Franklin D. Schurz Library, Health, and Wellness Center, and Financial Aid & Scholarships office.  Work-study is approved part-time employment on or off-campus during the

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Students moving back to campus

By: Cassidy Martenson Staff Writer  Campus has been quiet without students these past couple of months, but as of this weekend on-campus housing is back open at IU South Bend. Students began moving back to campus with protocol in place to keep staff and students safe on Feb. 4-6.  Due to the weather, the arrival

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Housing looking for volunteers to assist with COVID-19 procedures

By: Alyssa Foster IU South Bend Housing is currently looking for student volunteers to assist with spring arrival testing from Feb. 4 through Feb. 6. COVID-19 screening will take place in the Education & Arts Building from 9 a.m. -6 p.m. for students returning to campus housing. Housing students are required to be screened for

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Health and Wellness Center proposes Student Health Fee, Soccer team funded

By: KATE LUCE Staff Writer The Directors of the Health and Wellness Center attended the most recent SGA meeting to propose a Student Health Fee. Although it was a proposal, the center hopes to get this fee put into action. Students would pay $25 each semester, which in return would give them $25 worth of

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IU Health professionals speak on Coronavirus

By: TAYLOR HILL Staff Writer tarehill@iu.edu There has been a lot of discussion about the recent outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV). In times like these, it is best to get facts straight and stay informed. As Dr. Kristyn Quimby, Assistant Dean and General Education Co-Director here at IU South Bend stated, “being knowledgeable about

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Knowing How to Stay Safe Sexually is Important for All

By: EMILY TRENT Staff Writer  emmtrent@iu.edu Sex can be a difficult subject for some people to talk about due to several different reasons. During this year’s Safety Week, IU South Bend held their first ever Sexual Health Fair open to all students on campus. The event was hosted by the Family Justice Center, Mosaic Health

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