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Mental health discussion must address poverty

By Tina Shaygan, February 28 2017 — Mental health on university campuses is a crisis. According to the 2016 National College Health Assessment, 13.1 per cent of the respondents from the  University of Calgary reported having seriously considered suicide at some point in the past year. Of the 1,004 U of C respondents, 18.9 per…

SU Wellness Centre to research student loneliness on U of C campus

By Zarif Alibhai, February 10 2017 — Registered psychologists from the Students’ Union Wellness Centre will conduct a research project this semester to help determine what contributes to student loneliness. SU Wellness Centre psychologists Ann Laverty and Lara Schultz will carry out hour-long confidential interviews with 10 University of Calgary students for the project. They…

Student wellness space to open in Yamnuska Hall

By Nikayla Goddard, January 17 2017 — The new year will bring many transformations to the University of Calgary, including the creation of a new student wellness space in Yamnuska Hall. The space is part of the university’s Campus Mental Health Strategy, which launched in December 2015. The space in Yamnuska Hall used to be…

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