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Shawn R Gray
Sep 23, 2019

Floodwater Health Information from the SHC

Sep 23, 2019 by Shawn R Gray

Contaminated floodwaters can be dangerous, exposing people to various types of bacterial and fungal infections. Soft tissue infections can enter the skin through open cuts and wounds. Floating debris found in floodwaters can cause puncture wounds and openings in the skin. Illnesses like Vibrio, gastrointestinal infection, and skin rashes may occur. Do not play in floodwaters! It's important to protect yourself. If you have come into contact with floodwaters: Wash your hands. Clean all o...


LU Student Engagement
Nov 14, 2017

Student Health 101 - November 2017

Nov 14, 2017 by LU Student Engagement

Lamar University Students, The Student Health Center brings you Student Health 101, an online interactive health e-magazine for college students. November’s LU Student Health 101 is now available – check out some of the topics you’ll see in this month’s issue: Test stress much? Try this 30-second, in-the-moment mindfulness trick Pumpkin spice: Love it or hate it? Vote in this week’s poll! FitnessU: Glute-busting moves to build your backside The 15-min brain-boosting study strategy that...


Marie Culik
Oct 12, 2017

Healthy Cards Peer Health Educator Application

Oct 12, 2017 by Marie Culik

Are you looking for a way to make a difference on campus? Maybe you have some healthy habits that you would like to share with your fellow students. Maybe you just really want to get involved somehow. If any of these apply to you then now is the time to apply to be a Healthy Cards Peer Health Educator.  You will work alongside the Student Health Center Health Education Specialist and fellow Lamar students to bring fun and new ways of teaching the Lamar Community healthy ways of living. Plea...


LU Student Engagement
Oct 3, 2017

Student Health 101 - September 2017

Oct 3, 2017 by LU Student Engagement

Lamar University Students, The Student Health Center brings you Student Health 101, an online interactive health e-magazine for college students. September’s LU Student Health 101 is now available – check out some of the topics you’ll see in this month’s issue: How to be really good at getting stuff done, according to science. What’s the most annoying grammatical error? Vote in this week’s poll! Five 5-ingredient mug meals. Sleep debt might be the reason you're always tired. Here's how...


LU Student Engagement
Oct 3, 2017

Student Health 101 - October 2017

Oct 3, 2017 by LU Student Engagement

Lamar University Students, The Student Health Center brings you Student Health 101, an online interactive health e-magazine for college students. October’s LU Student Health 101 is now ready – check it out and enter this month’s drawing for $1,000! Wake and Meditate: Your Guide to a Mindful Morning October 7th is World Smile Day: What Always Makes You Smile? Vote in this week’s poll! Your Good-Roomie Guide: How to Keep the Peace UCookbook: Cranked-Up Apple Pie Crepes With Someone Who ...


Beverly Delcambre
Aug 24, 2017

Week of Welcome

Aug 24, 2017 by Beverly Delcambre


Marie Culik
Feb 6, 2017

Student Health 101 - February 2017

Feb 6, 2017 by Marie Culik

LU Students, February’s LU Student Health 101 is now ready – check it out and enter this month’s drawing for $1,000: Next-level grilled cheese (and you’ll want fries with that) Sexual violence in LGBTQ communities: How we can help prevent it FitnessU: Pairing up to sweat it out The online student: How to connect in the digital classroom Find out more + enter February’s drawing for $1,000   Thanks for reading! For more information, email Marie Murray, call 409-880-8466, or visit t...


Marie Culik
Jan 6, 2017

Student Health 101 - January 2017

Jan 6, 2017 by Marie Culik

Happy New Year, LU Students! The Student Health Center brings you the January edition of Student Health 101, an online interactive health e-magazine for college students. Check it out and enter this month’s drawing for $1,000! Systems that stick: The science of changing yourself Vote in this week’s poll: If you could only speak one word today, what would it be? What's the deal with using marijuana? How to make sense of your symptoms online Unbroken: Accepting who you are and what...


Marie Culik
Sep 9, 2016

Student Health 101 - September 2016

Sep 9, 2016 by Marie Culik

Lamar University Students, The Student Health Center brings you Student Health 101, an online interactive health e-magazine for college students. September’s LU Student Health 101 is now available – check out some of the topics you’ll see in this month’s issue: Your fall fitness fix - How and why to make it happen Which dance trend do you wish never existed? Share in this week’s poll! Feel like an impostor? How to own your awesome What kind of a roommate are you? Overnight oats - Chec...


LU Student Engagement
Apr 22, 2014

Be the Match Bone Marrow Registry

Apr 22, 2014 by LU Student Engagement

The Student Health Center is sponsoring the Be the Match Bone Marrow Registry on Thursday, April 24. You can save a life by joining the National Marrow Donor Program! Where:  Setzer Student Center Arbor Time: Thursday from 10 am until 2 pm About Be The Match For the thousands of people diagnosed every year with life-threatening blood cancers like leukemia and lymphoma, a cure exists. Over the past 25 years Be The Match, operated by the National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP), has m...


LU Student Engagement
Apr 17, 2014

LifeShare Blood Drive

Apr 17, 2014 by LU Student Engagement

Student Health Center is sponsoring a LifeShare Blood Drive! Donors will receive a free LifeShare t-shirt, and you must bring your photo ID. Days Monday, April 21:  9:00am - 4:00pm Tuesday, April 22  9:00am - 4:00pm Wednesday, April 23  9:00am - 4:00pm Thursday, April 24  9:00am - 4:00pm Friday, April 25:  9:00am - 1:30pm Location Setzer Student Center, Rooms 104 and 106


Beverly Delcambre
Aug 29, 2013

LifeShare Blood Drive

Aug 29, 2013 by Beverly Delcambre

September 9-13 Monday-Thursday 8:00 - 3:30 Friday 8:00 - 1:00 LifeShare bus will be parked in the circle drive in front of the Setzer Center.   Remember... 1. Eat before donating. 2. Bring Photo ID. 3. Get a Blood Donors Rock T-Shirt