Let’s face it; getting a tan is easy to do. There are no instructions, warning labels, or sign-ups involved in exposing your skin to the sun- which might just be the problem. If darkening our skin color came with an instruction manual, we would be much better off. . . .
Health Services now offers free STI testing for those students who are at risk. This service is available to students because of the relationship the institution has built with the PA Department of Health. The testing is meant to target students at Millersville who might have been exposed to or have symptoms resulting from risky behavior. . . .
Who are those people in the blue uniforms?
Millersville University recently took action to protect students, following stabbing that occurred on Sept 6 near the Brooks Hall tennis courts. The addition of the security guards was Millersville University’s reaction to help students feel safe during the time after the incident. . . .
While Sept. 11 marked the seventh anniversary of one of the most tragic events in history, it was also the first day that Pennsylvania put into action the Clean Indoor Air Act (CIAA). The act prohibits smoking in restaurants and businesses. Twenty-four other states in the U.S. have already joined the CIAA and banned smoking in the public areas of their states. . . .
Millersville University’s School of Science and Mathematics was recently awarded $584,980 by the National Science Foundation (NSF) for the project, Building the Future: Improving Recruitment and Retention of Underrepresented and Financially Disadvantaged Science and Math Students. . . .
Reuben Blundell, a Melbourne, Australia native, is among the newest faculty members of the school. As the new orchestra conductor, Blundell brings much knowledge and experience with him. He just finished his residency at Eastman School of Music in Rochester, NY, and is now working to receive his doctorate.
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Pennsylvania’s policy makers are broadening students’ perspective on government, including Melanie Ianniello, this semester’s participant in The Harrisburg Internship Semester Program (THIS), who is working for Pennsylvania’s Independent Regulatory Review Commission (IRRC) as part of the 15-week internship sponsored by PASSHE. . . .