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The Briefing: Top university administrators meet with MSA senators about health system change

The Oct. 9 session focused on efforts by an outside consulting group and university administrators to improve student health care at MU.

Recovery-focused sober housing remains empty, still “work in progress”

Wellness Resource Center director Kim Dude: “[Sober housing] would’ve just been another additional service, but it’s not the most important service we can provide.”

Shed the Silence event to bring mental health and campus suicide awareness

Cultural stigmas and barriers to treatment prevent adequate discussion and action for mental health issues, co-adviser for Active Minds Mizzou Christine Glissmann said.

Suicide prevention at top of Senator Nasheed’s desk

Senate Bill 627 aims to curb suicide on campuses in Missouri.

Students still find ways to smoke in face of Tobacco 21 ordinance

Despite the Tobacco 21 ordinance, students still find ways to obtain tobacco products and local businesses continue to sell to them.

Suicide Prevention week brings butterflies from the Mizzou Suicide Prevention Coalition

“Ideally, we would like to try and reach every student at Mizzou because mental illness is something that doesn’t discriminate,” Co-Founder and Director of MSPC Julia Schroer said.

Free program offers help for eating disorders, body image

The survey will be offered through the Student Health Center.

Wellness Center recognized nationally for awareness programs

The center was praised for its alcohol awareness and smoking cessation programs.

Brad N’ Butter: How to handle your stress this semester

MOVE columnist Brad Spudich on managing stress with on-campus resources.

Stay safe this spring break

The Wellness Resource Center shared tips and tricks for having a safe spring break.

People of Columbia

A student who keeps you well, and a well-traveled couple

Keep your 2014 resolutions

MU has plenty of resources to help you create a better you this year.

Organizations gather to promote National Food Day

The national campaign promotes the availability of healthy, affordable and sustainable food.

Wellness Center, MSA team up to simplify off-campus housing search

The new program will allow students to be more independent in their search.

Hazy feelings toward effectiveness of smoking ban

Smokers on campus have decreased but not dispersed completely.

Mentorship program seeks to provide service for off-campus freshmen

Approximately 300 freshmen lived off campus this year.

New government study says alcohol abuse is higher among college students

Eighty percent of MU students have consumed alcohol at least once in the last year, according to Wellness Resource Center data.

Wellness Resource Center to spend $40,000 donation received after Pinkel DWI

The money will help fund programs supporting bystander intervention and good behavior at football games

Increased education pays off with drop in liquor violations

Education and outreach might be contributors to a decline in on campus liquor law violations.

Alcohol Responsibility Month commences with 12-Hour Walk

The 12-Hour Walk started out a month of events planned for Alcohol Responsibility Month.