The Buchtelite

What every Zip should know about sexual assault

What every  Zip should know about sexual assault

By Brittany Gregg, Opinion Editor

April 6, 2016

The National Institute of Justice estimates that “for every 1,000 women attending a college or university, there are 35 incidents of rape each academic year.” Female students are considered to be one of the most vulnerable age groups for sexual assault. The first six weeks of college are consid...

Don’t sweat it

Don't sweat it

By Sofia Syed, Arts & Life Editor

October 7, 2015

All students know it: exams are stressful. To overcome the accompanying anxiety and nervousness UA’s Counseling Center presented a workshop on reducing test anxiety in Simmons Hall. Eric Hayden, assistant director of Counseling Center Training, and psychology intern Rebecca Crain showed a powerpoi...

Students learn about suicide prevention

By Spencer Skolnick, Writer

September 11, 2014

    On September 10, National Suicide Prevention Day, The University of Akron’s Counseling Center held a workshop to raise awareness on this topic that directly affects college students. Led by psychology intern Kia-Rai M. Prewitt, M.A. and practicum student Alexis DaFonseca, M.A.,...