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Food pantry set up to benefit students

Thursday November 9, 2017Lisa Eikenburg

A food pantry has been established by the Student Health Center, Counseling Center and Office of Campus Life to assist students when food becomes scarce. “We have seen an overwhelming response with our previous food pantries, with over 2,500 food items being given out to students,” reported Debbie Dibble, Student Health Center director.

Students, faculty and staff asked to take Alana’s Foundation flu vaccination survey; urged to get flu shots

Friday October 13, 2017Lisa Eikenburg

The Student Health Center has joined Alana's Foundation to get the word out about the importance of flu vaccinations. The challenge is to see how many members of the campus (students, faculty and staff) respond to a flu vaccination survey. “While we participate in this challenge, we would also like to encourage all members of the campus community to get their flu shot,” said Deborah Dibble, director of the Student Health Center. Although the Student Health Center has gone through its supply of seasonal flu vaccine for this season, students, faculty and staff are still able to get the flu shot at any of the local pharmacies.

Employee Zumba, yoga classes resume

Monday August 21, 2017Lisa Eikenburg

The start of the fall semester at Fredonia also signals the return of twice-weekly employee Zumba and yoga classes offered by Fredonia’s Employee Assistance Program (EAP). The full EAP schedule, including dates and other details for the book club, healthy cooking demonstrations, Fall Soup & Salad Day and Path to Wellness Series, will be announced at a later date.

Ski and Ride Club gearing up for the season

Tuesday May 16, 2017Lisa Eikenburg

Veteran skiers and snowboarders, or those who would like learn how to master snow-covered slopes this winter, are invited to sign up for discounted packages at Holiday Valley, located in Ellicottville, through the Fredonia Ski and Ride Club.

February Health and Wellness Newsletter

Thursday February 2, 2017Lisa Eikenburg

The February Health and Wellness Newsletter is available online and offers information on Heart Month, health and wellness service including the Health Center, FredASSIST, the Employee Assistance Program, recreational opportunities for students, the Counseling Center and the Health Hut.