Fall Break in NYC

For folks staying on campus during Fall Break, the time off from our regular schedules can seem gloriously open and unstructured–sometimes a little dauntingly so. We’ve put together a few ideas of things to do in NYC either this weekend or anytime if you’re looking for a little inspiration: Check out an event at an…

Frequently Asked Questions about the Flu Shot!

We’re happy to share a special guest post from Primary Care’s Medical Director, Dr. Marjorie Seidenfeld: Have you been contemplating getting the flu shot, but having hesitation? Maybe you heard about a friend who told you they got sick afterward? Maybe you have an allergy to eggs and have been told you shouldn’t get the…

Get to know the peer eds: Amanda, Rania, Simi & Aneliza!

Name / year / major Rania / ‘18 / Women and Gender’s Studies and Economics Amanda / ‘18 / Africana Studies and Art History Simi / ‘18 / Urban Studies, concentration in Sustainable Development, minor in Race & Ethnic Studies Aneliza / ‘19 / Women and Gender Studies What is home for you?  Aneliza: A…

Get to know the peer eds: Madison!

Name / year / major: Madison / Sophomore / Political Science and Human Rights Hometown: Minneapolis, Minnesota Share your favorite WW office resource: The button maker! I have a massive button collection and I love being able to make my own buttons that include messages on my favorite wellness topics! Share your fave WW program…

Get to know the peer eds: Cara, Rumana and Allison!

Name / year / major: Ok so we’re nostalgic seniors, who decided to do this together because we love each other. 1. Rumana, Senior, Urban Studies (sociology) 2. Allison, Senior, Psych & dance minor 3. Cara, Senior, Gender Studies & Race and Ethnicity What is home for you?  Rumana: Home for me is where my…

Get to know the peer eds: Megnot!

Name / Year / Major: Megnot Mulugeta / 2019 / Sociology and Africana Studies Home is Nashville, TN and wherever else my heart is!! fave WW office resource: tie between the free pads, the books, and office hours one thing you wish students knew about WW space?: it’s a great place to just hang out…

Get to know the peer eds: Sammy!

Over the next few weeks we’ll be introducing you to our awesome student peer educators, starting with Sammy Step: Name / Year / Major: Sammy Step/ ’18/ Psychology and Art History Minor Home: Los Angeles, CA Favorite WW Resource: My favorite WW resource is actually Office Hours. I think it’s wonderful that almost any day,…

tuesday treats

Whether you love or loathe (or couldn’t care less about) Valentines Day,  it can offer a great excuse to celebrate the relationship you have with your self. So this week, be your own Valentine (or, if you’d rather keep hearts and glitter out of it altogether…be your own generally awesome person). At our meeting last…

Get to know the peer eds: Sophie!

Name / Year / Major: Sophie, class of 2017, economics and mathematics Where I’m From: I’m from a small town in West Virginia, but I’m currently living in Edinburgh, Scotland on a semester abroad! Favorite Program: My favorite WW event was pumpkin carving! Halloween is my favorite holiday and it’s so awesome to have the opportunity to carve…

Get to know the peer eds: Chantal!

Name / Year / Major: Chantal Mota / 2017 / English Where you’re from: I was born and raised in the upper west side of manhattan, new york. I love reading the WW blog, but my favorite program so far was actually pumpkin carving a little while back… I was surprised with the variety of…