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The Student News Site of Whitworth University

The Whitworthian

The Student News Site of Whitworth University

The Whitworthian

Act Six cadre organizes mental health activity for Whitworth students 

May 9, 2023

On April 19, the Act Six cadre at Whitworth University organized a mental health activity at the HUB. The activity consisted of replying to one of several prompts on a notecard. These notecards were...

Craft night at Whitworth university in Spokane Wash, Monday, Nov. 17, 2022 | Photo by Juan Rodriguez/The Whitworthian

Crafting the Stress Away

December 2, 2022

Craft and Relax Night at Whitworth University in Spokane Wash., Monday, Nov. 17, 2022. | Photo by Juan Rodriguez/The Whitworthian With finals week quickly approaching, the night of Nov. 17 seemed...

Why men deserve a voice, too

December 20, 2018

Despite the increasingly positive response to the women of the world who are speaking up and the unending support and encouragement from fellow victims, the momentum has hushed the voices of men who have been victims of sexual violence themselves.

Counseling center needs specialized therapists

April 27, 2018

At Whitworth, we are privileged to have a counseling center that offers 6 free counseling sessions a year. This resource has helped me plenty of times when dealing with issues of academic fears,...

Whitworth Counseling Center participates in Annual Healthy Minds survey

February 14, 2018

In April 2017, the Whitworth University Counseling Centre participated and administered the Healthy Minds Survey to determine the health of undergraduate student in the school. The Healthy Minds...

Lets end the mental health taboo

Let’s end the mental health taboo

November 19, 2017

Junior Lexi Chvatal hosted a mental health panel and discussion called “The Mind and Heart of Whitworth.” This name came from the idea that mental health is based from the mind and the heart because...

ASWU town hall: Mental health and the Hello Walk mentality

ASWU town hall: Mental health and the “Hello Walk” mentality

November 15, 2017

Junior Carly Anne Klassen, freshman Jesse Brinson-Wagner, junior Michaela Mulligan and Lisa Hoang discuss mental health at the ASWU town hall, Nov. 13. Photo by Ian Busik. ASWU hosted its...

Why people should prioritize mental health above all else

September 21, 2016

Your mental health is more important than your grades. It is more important than your future. It is even more important than your physical health. Why? Because caring for your mental health is...

Psych professionals host Q-and-A during Mental Health Awareness week at Whitworth

March 18, 2014

During last week’s Mental Health Awareness Week, several mental health professionals gave an informal Q-and-A session, March 11 in the Robinson Teaching Theatre. Around 60 students were in attendance...

Restoring Hope club hosts mental health week

March 11, 2014

Whitworth is having its first ever Mental Health Awareness Week. Junior Christopher Engelmann and his team, along with the Restoring Hope Club, have planned events, speakers and concerts to raise...

Students with anxiety deserve extra support

April 20, 2012

In schools there is always talk about how people with learning disabilities need extra assistance from teachers and staff. These students sometimes get special help on assignments and tests that other...

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