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In Fine Feather: Q&A with wellness coordinator

May 6, 2015

May 6, 2015 By Alena Purpero There are many people who assist in making Whitewater’s campus as healthy of an environment as possible. I got the chance to talk to one of the many people, Wellness Coordinator Whitney Henley. I learned a lot about the time and effort she and other staff invest in...

Readjusting your habits to improve new semester

Readjusting your habits to improve new semester

January 22, 2014

Jan. 22, 2014 By Haley Beets   Whether a student is in elementary school or a senior in college, the first day of school comes with a sense of dread. Nocturnal Netflix binges are no longer an option, and neither is sleeping until 1 p.m.. Adjusting to a school schedule and the homework...

Ask a Counselor

October 22, 2013

  Advice from Whitney Henley, Welness Coordinator   What is an important health habit for college students to follow? Trouble sleeping can be very frustrating, especially in the context of a busy college lifestyle. But the good news is, there are lots of simple changes to try th...

UHCS health program offers free wellness products to students

October 22, 2013

By Jacqueline Schafer A program that aims to boost physical activity, improve nutrition and hydration in students debuted on Monday, Oct. 21. The University Health and Counseling Services will present “WELLU” a four-week, peer-led health program that is a fantastic way for students to learn...

Events promote sexual assault awareness

Events promote sexual assault awareness

April 2, 2013

  If you wear skinny jeans, you cannot be raped. That is the message that was sent by Australian courts in 2010 and South Korean courts in 2008. In both countries, two men were not charged with rape, on the basis that the women involved were wearing skinny jeans that were impossible to remove...

Fair brings wellness to campus

October 17, 2012

  “When students are healthy, their ability to focus, concentrate and do well in school is greatly increased,” said Whitney Henley. Henley, the Wellness Coordinator at UW-Whitewater, is in charge of the Wellness Fair this week, which has occurred annually for more than 20 years on...

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