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Help us build our network - Download the HSC Connect app TODAY!

Want to stay connected to alumni, students, faculty and staff at UNTHSC? Help us build our network through the HSC Connect app today!!!

Be the 1000th person to join the network and win a grand prize!

How to download:

Apple App store- search for the Graduway Alumni App. Download the app and when prompted enter the UNTHSC Code: 1308293. Select “yes” to change the icon to the HSC Connect icon.  Google Play store: search for HSC Connect and it should download...

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MIND Wellness Week: Feb. 12-16

Please join MIND for Wellness Week Feb. 12-16! They have planned events for heart, mind, body, and spirit and hope you will join. 

All events are open to all UNTHSC students. 

FREE MIND SHIRT CHALLENGE: As you can see on the flyer, there are four symbols by the event descriptions. Any student who attends 1 event of each type (heart, brain, bicep, yogi representing heart, mind, body, and spirit) will receive next year's new MIND shirt for FREE. These will be designed in the...

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Don't Forget--Startup Weekend Fort Worth: March 2-4 @ UNTHSC!

Can you REALLY start a business in 54 hours? You CAN at Startup Weekend!

Techstars Startup Weekend is the place for startup enthusiasts, innovators, designers, developers, marketers and creatives to come together in one weekend to pitch, create and launch a business.

Hurry and register while discounts apply! startupweekendfw.com 

 

For more information, contact:

Cameron Cushman, Director, Innovation Ecosystems

UNT Health Science Center, Fort...

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Awareness Presentation

On January 11th, Lieutenant Jeff Arrington from UNT HSC Police Department will host an awareness presentation. Lt. Arrington is a TCOLE (Texas Commission of Law Enforcement) instructor and has a vast knowledge of multiple areas of police/citizen trainings including: SHARP (Sexual Assault and Rape Prevention), Taser, OC Spray, police weapons instructor, self-defense and more. Stalking awareness relies on your ability to know your surroundings. Join us as Lt Arrington brings up to date...

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Passport to Success Networking Luncheon

Friday, Jan 19, 12 pm
Library 400

We are pleased to inform you that you completed all the requirements for the Passport to Success Program during the Fall 2017 semester! Congratulations!

To honor your accomplishments, you will receive a certificate of completion and we would also like to invite you to a Networking Luncheon, where you will have an exclusive opportunity to speak with an alumni in your field.

The Networking Luncheon will be held on Friday, January 19th from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. in Library 400....

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Holiday Open Boot Camp

From Dec 18th to Dec 22nd, HSC Fitness Center will be hosting a boot camp style exercise class open to everyone. No FAC membership is required to join the class. This class is open to all levels, whether it’s your first time exercising or you are a seasoned pro. The beauty of group class is that you are only in a competition with yourself and are encouraged by others. Classes begin at 12:15 and will end at 12:50p, starting outside the FAC (weather permitting). Come join us as we prepare...

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Stress and Depression During Winter Break: Tips for Coping

Winter break can be an exciting and relaxing time of the year! Some spend it celebrating holidays, taking trips, or spending time with loved ones. However, winter break can also bring stress, high demands, and depression. Below are some tips for avoiding and/or coping with depression and stress during winter break.

Don't abandon healthy habits: Even though you are out of school or work, it is important to still get out of bed each morning and stick to a healthy sleep schedule....

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Holiday Campus Crawl - TODAY!!

Bundle up and join us for the Holiday Campus Crawl from 11:00 AM-1:00 PM 

Visit these locations, enjoy refreshments and participate in fun activities: Cotton Candy—MET Ornament Decorating—UNTHSC Police Department, Montgomery and Mattison streets Hot Chocolate Bar—Library Cookie Decorating—Founders Activity Center, Seventh Street, behind the Patient Care Center Sliders and chips (vegetarian options)—Facilities Management Building, 3416 Darcy Street, across from...

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Join HSC Connect, Win a FREE Prize!

Want to stay connected to alumni, students, faculty and staff at UNTHSC? Join HSC Connect today! Whether you want to coach, volunteer, share photos, job opportunities, your research and more, this private social platform is for the HSC community!

Benefits of HSC Connect:

Connecting to fellow alumni, students, your former faculty/staff members, etc. Updated on campus/off-campus events, CME opportunities, conferences Resources: library, career services, wellness, school...

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National Impaired Driving Awareness Month

December is National Impaired Driving Awareness Month. Due to the rise in fatality accidents associated with impaired driving, help bring awareness to your surrounding community by utilizing safe driving outlets.

Have a safe and happy holiday from the Office of Wellness.

For questions, please contact Christopher.Klein@unthsc.edu.

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Fresh Herbs & Produce in the Food Pantry TODAY!

The Student Food Pantry and the Community Garden are excited to bring the following fresh produce and herbs to the Student Food Pantry. Come quick as these items won't last long!

Greens Sage Chard Oregano Mint Rosemary Basil Parsley Peppers

The Student Food Pantry is located in Suite 220 of the Student Service Center in Room 224. We are open during regular business hours, 8AM-5PM, Monday-Friday. Instructions for produce pickup will be posted in the Food...

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Save the Date: UNTHSC Week of Service 2018

Service Others First is one of UNT Health Science Center’s core values and the UNTHSC 2nd Annual Week of Service is a way that UNTHSC can live out this value while helping our community. This is a week dedicated to promoting service and giving back to our community. The UNTHSC Week of Service will be held Monday, March 19, 2018 through Saturday, March 24, 2018. This week is for all faculty, staff and students to provide service to the local community. UNTHSC Week of Service Week provides...

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Understanding Pain, Opioids, & Addiction - TODAY AT NOON IN MET 124

Join us for Understanding Pain, Opioids, & Addiction on TODAY from 12-1pm in MET 124-125. Dr. Don Teater of Teater Health Solutions will be delivering the presentation via Skype. The objectives of this workshop are to: 

1.            Understand the dangers of opioids used for pain. 2.            Understand why emotional trauma increases the risk of abuse and addiction to opioids. 3.            Understand the relative effectiveness of different treatments for acute and chronic...

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Stephanie Cuellar commented on the event Understanding Pain, Opioids, & Addiction (PS)

Understanding Pain, Opioids, & Addiction - Tomorrow!

Join us for Understanding Pain, Opioids, & Addiction on Nov. 9 from 12-1pm in MET 124-125. Dr. Don Teater of Teater Health Solutions will be delivering the presentation via Skype. The objectives of this workshop are to: 

1.            Understand the dangers of opioids used for pain. 2.            Understand why emotional trauma increases the risk of abuse and addiction to opioids. 3.            Understand the relative effectiveness of different treatments for acute and chronic...

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GOAT YOGA UPDATE

Due to the overwhelming interest in GOAT YOGA, we have added TWO ADDITIONAL goat yoga classes! We now have a total of FOUR sessions offered on Monday, Nov. 27 on the MET Lawn! Unfortunately, we had to cancel the previously scheduled classes in order to accommodate new sessions. Thus, if you RSVPed previously, you will need to RSVP for a new class. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Our hope is more people will be able to participate with the updated...

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Veteran's Day Display Starts Today!

The Student Diversity and Inclusion Team will be hosting a photo display Monday, November 6 through Friday, November 10 in the MET Lobby. We invite all veterans and active military personnel to share a personal photo on the display. You can hang your photo up anytime throughout the week. The display will be up all week to honor those who served and those who are currently serving. *Please be sure to bring a copy of your photo - not the original!

In addition to the photo display,...

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Addiction Awareness Week Continues!

What:  The Medical Student Government Association (MSGA) invites you to join us in a 5-day lecture series centered on the the disease of Addiction.

Thursday, November 2nd, 12-1 pm, in MET 124: Betty Ford Five Star Kids Program, RSVP HERE!

Addiction is unique in that it is a disease that affects the entire family. Sometimes the biggest victims of the disease are those with the smallest voices. Join us as we welcome Kyle Pillans from Betty Ford Five Star Kids Program to speak...

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GOvember Starts Today!

Join the Office of Wellness Services for GOvember! 

GO WALK - Participate in the Fitness Center’s month long walking challenge and be entered into a prize drawing. Contact the Fitness Center for more details.

GO PLAY - The Office of Wellness Services will be hosting two Goat Yoga sessions from 12:15pm-1:15pm (RSVP HERE) and 1:30pm-2:30pm (RSVP HERE) on  Monday, November 27. Location TBD. Spots are limited so please RSVP!

GO HONOR - There will be a Veterans Breakfast...

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Veteran's Day Photo Display

The Student Diversity and Inclusion Team will be hosting a photo display Monday, November 6 through Friday, November 10 in the MET Lobby. We invite all veterans and active military personnel to share a personal photo on the display. You can hang your photo up anytime throughout the week. The display will be up all week to honor those who served and those who are currently serving. *Please be sure to bring a copy of your photo - not the original!

In addition to the photo display,...

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Addiction Awareness Week Schedule - Monday, Oct. 30 - Thursday, Nov. 9

What:  The Medical Student Government Association (MSGA) invites you to join us in a 5-day lecture series centered on the the disease of Addiction.

When:  Monday, October 30th through Thursday, November 2nd  & Thursday, November 9th

 

Monday, October 30th, 12-1 pm, in RES 114: The Big Brain Theory—A Chronic Health and Wellness Model, RSVP HERE!

Mental illness and substance abuse often have significant overlap and common risk factors. We will be partnering...

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Understanding Pain, Opioids, & Addiction (PS)

Thursday, Nov 9, 12 pm
MET 124-125

Join us for Understanding Pain, Opioids, & Addiction on Nov. 9 from 12-1pm in MET 124-125. Dr. Don Teater of Teater Health Solutions will be delivering the presentation via Skype. The objectives of this workshop are to: 

1.            Understand the dangers of opioids used for pain. 2.            Understand why emotional trauma increases the risk of abuse and addiction to opioids. 3.            Understand the relative effectiveness of different treatments for acute and chronic...

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Comments

Antonia Kilpatrick

No worries on lunch, I will bring my own. Thanks.

Stephanie Cuellar

Thank you, Toni! Looking forward to seeing you!

UNTHSC is Hosting Startup Weekend Fort Worth! November 3–5, 2017

Startup Weekend is a 54-hour event where attendees pitch business ideas, form teams around the top ideas, validate their market, develop a business plan, and finally present their business to a panel of judges. It is a great place for budding entrepreneurs to find co-founders, mentors, and momentum for their ideas as well as to learn and develop skills hands-on.

Startup Weekend is a great place to test ideas and turn them into companies. It is not geared towards existing research,...

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