healthy u News Archive
Become a peer health educator with Healthy U: volunteer applications now open
March 17, 2023 —
Healthy U is recruiting volunteers! Apply by March 31.
Get to know UM’s Student Support services
March 13, 2023 —
Being in university is a time of new beginnings, challenging experiences and life-changing events. Explore the student support systems in place to help: Health and Wellness and University Health Service.
Stress happens: develop strategies that will bring relief
November 3, 2022 —
Stress can pop up in our lives at any point; sometimes it’s when we expect it, like exam season, and sometimes we do not see it coming. Develop strategies to combat these feelings so that you're well-equipped when they present themselves.
Apply to be a volunteer peer educator with Healthy U
March 7, 2022 —
The Health and Wellness Office and the Student Counselling Centre (SCC) are looking for motivated and engaging students to be volunteer peer educators with Healthy U. Applications are due by March 31, at 11:59pm CST.
Reconnecting with the Métis culture
February 22, 2022 —
As one of three distinct Indigenous groups in Canada, the Métis people face a specific set of challenges that are unique to them.
Let’s talk about stress
December 20, 2021 —
Let’s talk about stress and how to reduce it in our daily lives! Stress is something that can be reduced and there are plenty of methods out there to get your stress levels down.
Studying tips from a fourth-year student
December 13, 2021 —
Learn about techniques that work for one Healthy U volunteer
Mark World AIDS Day by learning something new about HIV
November 29, 2021 —
Dec. 1 is World AIDS Day, an international event dedicated to raising awareness about HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) and its impacts
Take advantage of resources that support your health and wellness
November 8, 2021 —
Knowing how to manage your health and wellness when faced with adverse circumstances is an important skill to have at any point in life. During this challenging time, feelings of uncertainty may cause strain on certain aspects of your overall wellness
Stress toolkit for students
June 28, 2021 —
It can be very challenging to handle stress without the proper tools! It’s important to develop strategies to combat these feelings so that we’re well-equipped when they present themselves.