Tag Archives: Wellness and Counseling Center

The Stress Mess

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What it is, what to do about it by Ariel Gutierrez. It’s midnight and that English paper is due tomorrow. You received the assignment a week ago, but put it off until the very last minute. Then you realized that you are going to have to pull an all-nighter to get it done. Now you’re […]

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Know Your Body

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A recent health event highlighted the importance of women’s health by Liliana Campoverde. Did you know that the average teen first has sex at age 17? That was the news shared by Katie Adamek, at a recent women’s health event sponsored by the Wellness and Counseling Center. Early sex, explained Adamek, has contributed to the […]

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Get Tested!

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An HIV testing event on campus highlighted the need to know your status by Alex Aleman. Did you know that one in five people living with HIV/AIDS don’t know they have it? Or that young people under 25 make up half of all new diagnoses for sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV? Experts highlighted statistics like […]

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Stress Less During Midterm Season

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Tips for staying calm when the heat is on by Liridona Mehmedovic.   Midterms are around the corner and CCNY students are cramming in as much studying as they can. With projects, exams and deadlines comes the stress and pressure to pass. Many students feel overwhelmed and turn to the CCNY Wellness and Counseling Center for help. During […]

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Sexual Assault on Campus — A National Crisis

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Screenings of The Hunting Ground and discussions at City College raise awareness by Enoye Uwa Rape has decreased over the […]

Lawmakers Propose Free MetroCards for CUNY Students

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Last Thursday, two New York City lawmakers proposed legislation that would be make CUNY students’ lives just a little bit easier. […]

Understand the Past, Empower the Future

Understand the Past, Empower the Future

This year, Black History Month held special significance for my students in Brownsville. Black history – like that of all […]

Worker Appreciation: Cafeteria Workers On Campus

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As we all strive for a better future as bright-eyed college students, the shadows of the working poor trail us, […]

Thoughts on Hillary Clinton’s Campaign Video

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N708P-A45D0 Ted Cruz is in. Marco Rubio is in. Rand Paul is in. And now, finally, the first Democrat is […]

Business as Usual as CCNY Outdoor Track Opens Season

Anticipation, the buildup…There’s nothing in the world like it. A fresh track, a new start, another chance at winning another […]