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Smart phone apps target stress

Alexus Bomar

January 10, 2016

According to the 2015 National College Health Assessment, 30 percent of students reported that within the past year, stress had negatively affected their academic performance–for example some received a low grade or failed a c...

Postie Perspectives: We have a long summer ahead of us

By Michael Pulis

May 14, 2014

Remembering high school, classes did not let out until the middle of June. For us, as college students, we are already on our third week since classes ended for the winter semester. Instead of worrying about the impending fall...

Making transitions: OU alum Joel Lane examines the impact of major life changes

Kailee Mathias

April 13, 2014

Dr. Joel Lane, Oakland alum, is the first annual recipient of the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC), Annual Dissertation Award.Lane’s dissertation examines why transitional periods, like college, can be harder for some you...

Student stress high at OU

By LeeAnn Brown

October 21, 2013

Staff at OU’s Graham Health Center is working to understand why students are so stressed.According to the National College Health Assessment (NCHA), given to students in the fall of 2012, Oakland students reported stress at...

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