A confidential tool for students to receive personalized feedback on their alcohol use launched right before Homecoming weekend.
Butler competes in Alana’s Foundation National College/University Flu Vaccination Challenge
Butler accepts the challenge to administer the most flu shots among other national universities. The challenge brings awareness to health and wellness on campus.
Unwrapping the sex stigma: Get Yourself Tested Kickoff
Butler University’s Health Education and Outreach Programs, and Peers Advocating Wellness for Students hosted GYT Kickoff Sept. 4. GYT takes place the first Tuesday of every month with free testing provided by Damien Center and Bell Flower Clinic.
Less than 50 percent wrap it up
New data from Butler’s spring 2012 American College Health Association survey shows surprising information: Less than 50 percent of Butler students used contraception the last time they had sex. The association surveyed 436 Butler students, all between 18 and 24 years of age, male and female, homosexual and heterosexual. The actual wording of the question…
Outbreak of meningitis reminds students to stay healthy
A recent outbreak of fungal meningitis has taken the lives of 25 people around the country. Although it has not affected Butler University students, the outbreak should remind students to stay healthy during the winter months. Officials have shut down three pharmacies after discovering unsanitary conditions where steroids meant to be injected directly into patients’…