Monday, March 11, 2013
The University of West Georgia is helping students get ready for spring break with Health and Safety Week 2013. Students will have the chance to collect prizes and information at this year’s activities. The event is sponsored by Wolf Wellness, University Recreation, Responsible Sexuality Committee, Health Services, and Counseling and Career Development.
On Monday, March 11, students can stop by the UCC for free t-shirts and umbrellas between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. The incentives are part of the Spring Break Survival crash course. On Tuesday, March 12, several departments will hold lunchtime events. Frisbee and lip balm will be up for grabs for students who participate in the free biofeedback sessions and the “Casual Sex isn’t ‘Monkey Business’” activities from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the UCC. Students can also take advantage of free HIV testing at the UCC from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. At 7:30 p.m., a nationally renowned speaker/entertainer will present “SEX ED: Surviving Spring Break” in TLC 1305.
Students can experience what it’s like to drive while drunk or texting on Wednesday, March 13. Arrive Alive, an educational car simulator, will be at the UCC from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Students can de-stress from their classes and last-minute packing with Noon Yoga in the Campus Center. Finally, at 6 p.m., Peer Educators will discuss spring break safety for Wellness Wednesday. The spring break safety session will be held in UREC 303.