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UMD Health Services Calendar of Events, Fall Semester 2014

The Neuroscience of Happiness Workshop:
Option 1: Tuesday, October 7.  Kirby Student  Center 268.  5-6:30pm.
Option 2: Monday, October 13.  RDC  323 (across from the Dining Center). 5-6:30pm.

The "Keys to Happiness" Group.  Every Tuesday, starting Tuesday October 14th and ending Tuesday, November 18th.  In the Health Services conference room, 4:30-6pm.  Through discussion, practice, activities, and meditation, you will master the happiness skills of gratitude, optimism, kindness, mindfulness, flow and savoring.  Drop-in sessions. No registration necessary.

Flu Clinics.  Tuesday October 14th and Wednesday October 22nd, Kirby Rafters, 9am-3pm. Please don’t miss this opportunity for your flu shot!   Free of charge to students with presentation of student ID. Flu shots and other vaccinations are available on an appointment basis at UMD Health Services.  Call for an appointment: 218-726-8155.

Back by popular demand!! UMD Health Check. Wednesday, October 22nd, Kirby Ballroom, 10am-1pm. An opportunity for students to have free personalized health assessments including blood glucose, blood pressure, insomnia, sports medicine – choosing the right shoe, hearing and vision screenings and so much more, including free massages!! Students can drop in and get the measurements and information they choose, as well as meet our counselors and learn about a variety of mental health topics including happiness and body image. Results and education on the spot!! AND, Free flu shots just across the hall in Kirby Rafters from 9am-3pm! Please bring your student ID.

Got Your Back:  Bystander Intervention Workshop.  Have you ever experienced a situation that made you feel like you wanted to step in and help someone but you didn’t?? Join us in this interactive workshop that aims to deliver the message of how we can safely and effectively take care of each other and positively impact our campus culture.  UMD, We Got Your Back!!  Facilitated by the Peer Health Educators.  Pizza  and beverages provided! Please pre-register by emailing
                Option 1: Thursday, October 30th, 11am-11:50am. Garden Room.
                Option 2: Tuesday, November 11th, 5-6:30pm.  Griggs Center.

“Why am I always sick?” A hands-on workshop with tips and strategies for health maintenance during college. Wednesday, Nov. 19th.  12-1pm.  Garden Room.   Come prepared to de-stress, to prepare healthy foods, and to learn about self-care.  Please pre-register by emailing,

Check our website for current events…we will be adding events throughout the semester!

Ongoing events:

Let’s Talk.  Kirby Student Center 361.  Mondays, 11am-1pm; Thursdays, 1-3pm. “Let’s Talk” is a program that provides easy access to informal confidential consultations with counselors from UMD Health Services.  Drop-in during office hours for support and resources – no appointment necessary!!

Grief Support Group: Every Wednesday evening in RDC 311 (across from the Dining Center).  Choose your group time, 4-5:30pm or 6-7:30pm.  Snacks provided.  Facilitated by Barb Titus. (

Health Services is here for you!

Mission Statement:

To provide students the opportunity to develop healthy personal lifestyles, help ensure their retention at UMD, and contribute to the overall excellence of their total educational experience. We will accomplish this mission by providing quality health care, counseling, and education that focuses on their physical, emotional, social, and intellectual well-being, and to be actively involved with all health issues that affect the University and community.

Call 218-726-8155 for medical appointments.
Call 218-726-7913 for free and confidential counseling appointments. 
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