Healthy Huskies Update (April 15, 2021)
Just imagine being able to get together with your friends, indoors — without having to wear a mask. Of all the reasons to get vaccinated that USM Student Body President Hannah Qiu, Student Senate Chair Jon Thompson, and Maine CDC Director Dr. Nirav Shah offer in their recent video, this is the one that grabs me.
Healthy Huskies Update (April 8, 2021)
Yesterday, everyone in the USM community who is 16 and older became eligible for vaccination. When it comes to the importance of getting vaccinated, I believe Dr. Nirav Shah, head of Maine’s CDC said it best: “We talk a lot about the light at the end of the tunnel. Vaccines are our vehicle out of that tunnel.” Let’s get behind the wheel — and floor it.
Healthy Huskies Update (April 1, 2021)
Despite the fact that it’s April Fool’s Day, I must confess that I have no jokes to tell or pranks to pull. What I do have to share with you in this issue of the Healthy Huskies Update is advice, and here it is: Get your vaccine as soon as you are able.
Healthy Huskies Update (March 25, 2021)
Using PointnClick, Housing update; the SilverCloud online mental health tool, Mindful Mondays, Counseling groups and workshops, what to do if you test positive, summer registration, graduating in four years with the 15 to Finish approach; pro tips to make sure your test sample is valid, and how to ace your test.
Healthy Huskies Update (March 18, 2021)
Goodbye, Safer Community app; Fall housing selection deadline; What to do if you test positive; Summer registration; 15 to Finish; Please tell us when you'll be on campus; Pro tips to make sure your test sample is valid; How to ace the test; SilverCloud for students; Mindful Mondays; and Counseling workshops.
Healthy Huskies Update (March 11, 2021)
We're Coming Back This Fall, Huskies Athletics Returns to Spring Sports Competition on March 17, What To Do If You Test Positive, UMS Safer Community Web App Now Available, Fall 2021 Housing Update, Summer Registration Is Now Open, "15 to Finish" Keeps You on Track to Graduate in Four Years, and much more.
Healthy Huskies Update (March 4, 2021)
Summer Course Registration, Fall Housing, the "15 to Finish" Approach, Spring Counseling Groups & Workshops, the SilverCloud Online Mental Health Tool, Mindful Mondays, the Hussey Leadership Institute, How to Ace Your Test, Navigate USM, Passport Activities, and Campus Zoom Lounge Locations.
Healthy Huskies Update (Feb. 25, 2021)
New Counseling Groups, Library Tour Video, Monday Deadline for Thinking Matters Abstract Submission, How to Let Us Know Your Anticipated Weekly Presence on Campus, Virtual Career Week, The Hussey Leadership Institute, Athletics' New Home on Instagram, Pro Tips to Make Sure Your Sample is Valid, and How to Ace Your Test.
Healthy Huskies Update (Feb. 11, 2021)
USM Senior Connor Blake Shows How to Ace the Test, Anna's Phase-6 Pro Tips to Make Sure Your Sample is Valid, How to Download and Use the Safer Community App, Huskies' First Home Athletics Contests This Weekend, Deadline to Withdraw from a Course for a W Extended, When to Use the COVID-19 Reporting Form, SilverCloud Online Mental Health Tool, Navigate USM, Black History Month Activities, New Zoom Lounge Locations, and Spring Semester Counseling Groups and Workshops.
Healthy Huskies Update (Feb. 4, 2021)
How to Ace Your Saliva-Based Test on the First Try, Advising Team’s Tip of the Week, Campus Food Pantry Offers Pre-Order and Pickup, The New SilverCloud Online Mental-Health Tool, How to Report a Positive COVID-19 Test/Exposure/Concerns, Weeks of Welcome Activities, Passport Activities, The Counseling Team's Groups and Workshops, How to Be More Successful on Brightspace, Zoom, and Which Face Coverings Are OK.