Tag: health and wellness center

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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Safety week prioritizes mental health with resource fair

By: MABEL MYERS Staff Writer @mabel.myers On the first day of Safety Week, the Titan Success Center and the Office of Student Life put on a mental health resource fair. Health centers from the surrounding areas came to Fireside to help promote mental health in students. This fair is put on during health and safety

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South Bend Medical Foundation hosts blood drive on campus

By: MABEL MYERS Staff Writer Last Thursday Oct. 3, the South Bend Medical Foundation came to campus in their mobile blood bank. This is one of multiple blood drives that the Foundation puts on throughout the school year. The mobile blood bank travels around to campuses and locations around the community. Kari Frame, the Health

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How the Health and Wellness Center is helping you stay healthy this flu season

By: Emily Trent Staff Writer With the flu season right around the corner, IU South Bend’s Health and Wellness Center is prepared to help students and faculty fight off the flu this season. The Health and Wellness Center is offering “on the go” clinics from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. every Thursday during the month

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Health and Wellness Center offers access to needed medications

By: ASHLEY COX Staff Writer ashvcox@iu.edu Carson Pifer, a junior at IU South Bend, has been talking to the Health and Wellness Center about creating a free medication room. Americare, a company gives away free medication to 501C organizations, is working with the Center. “The free medication room is to help everyone at IUSB and

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Flu shots come to campus

By: C.A. PRINTUP Staff Writer The flu season is upon us and IU South Bend is feeling the fever. Walking down a hall, one may notice an increased number of “class is cancelled” signs posted. Avoiding cancelling class is simple though, according to the IU South Bend Health and Services Nurse Practitioner Teresa Dobrzykowski. According

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Wellness Rooms available throughout campus

By: ASHLEY COX Staff Writer IU South Bend’s campus has a Wellness Room in every building on campus besides the library. The Wellness Rooms are designed to provide a privacy room available to all. “A privacy room to all breastfeeding mothers and for those who need quiet and privacy for meditation. The room is secure,

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Healthy Titan Tailgate to celebrate new hall’s offerings

By: ASHLEY COX Staff Writer Experience the new Vera Z. Dwyer Hall on Friday, Sept. 28 from 1-4 p.m. Healthy food, testing and many more offerings will be available throughout the tailgate. The Healthy Titan Tailgate is a gathering at Vera Z. Dwyer Hall. There will be tables set up for people to do testings

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