Post Tagged with: "stress"

Puppies Reduce Student Stress

If exercise and rest were not enough to mitigate stress, Yale Law School students can now rent a “therapy dog” for 30-minute periods. According to Blair Kauffman, the law librarian at Yale, there is proof that therapy dogs lead to reduced stress and greater happiness. Students at these universities greeted[Read More…]

by April 1, 2011 0 comments City News, News

GUSA Must Stress Service

Service to others is one of the ideals upon which Georgetown was founded. Students now have an incredible opportunity to put this principle into practice in an unprecedented way. The Georgetown University Student Association recently established a commission to recommend how to allocate the $3.4 million left over from the[Read More…]

by March 22, 2011 0 comments Opinion, Uncategorized

OCAF Brings Stress and Expense to Space Reservation Process

The Office of Campus Activities Facilities’ stated intent is to support student organizations, yet it seems to do anything but that. This branch of Georgetown bureaucracy is meant to facilitate event planning by providing a means for reserving space, but it leaves frustrated student leaders questioning the system itself. Leaders[Read More…]

by January 25, 2011 0 comments Opinion

Words of Encouragement For a Melancholy World

I am worried that everyone is far too worried. Here on campus, students stress about the constant stream of midterms, papers, job interviews, internship applications, scholarship requests and extracurricular responsibilities, with a side of drug and burglary concerns and a touch of traveling plans. With all this on their plate,[Read More…]

by November 19, 2010 0 comments Opinion