Tag Archives: Health center

Students desire better campus experience


Students from the Journalism News Writing course under the direction of Prof. Cindy Simoneau surveyed students on campus services. Project editors: Kevin Crompton, Sidney Jones, August Pelliccio and Michael Riccio. Student reporters: Matthew Araujo, Jailene Cuevas, Dave Fowlin, Jonathan Gonzalez, Gerald Isaac, Shawn McFarlane and Jenna Stepleman. Late night dining on campus, GPS located shuttle bus services, weekend campus healthcare, weight training at school;

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Students get themselves tested


Alex Palmieri – News Writer Students at Southern were allowed to walk in to Granoff Health Services and get themselves tested for any kind of diseases or HIV. The event was called Get Yourself Tested (GYT). Students simply had to fill out an application, hand it into the front desk, and await their name to be called. Once their name was

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Surviving sickness during the cold months


Philip Zoppi – General Assignment Reporter With temperatures dropping, there is a preconception among Southern students that cold weather makes people more prone to sickness. According to WebMD, the cold weather does nothing to make a person sick. The real reason people find themselves getting sick at this time in the year is because everyone is huddled inside, and that spreads viruses

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Southern’s health center advises students to get tested for STDs


Adrianna Rochester – Special to the Southern News At SCSU, chlamydia and gonorrhea are the most common STDs found on campus, followed by HPV and Herpes, according to Emily Rosenthal, the coordinator of the wellness center. According to the Health Center’s STD Statistics for the university’s Fall 2014 Semester, 226 students were tested during the “Get Yourself Tested.” The testing

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