The Campus Involvement Center helps Ohio University students become and stay healthy. We can provide you with up-to-date information, help you research health topics, and let you know when and where to attend peer-presented programs and alcohol and drug diversion programs. You can even request a workshop or presentation for your organization, residence hall, or class.
POWER Hours for Spring Semester 2013
All sessions will be held in the Baker Center room 236 at 7 p.m. on
POWER/GAMMA Open House will be held on the 3rd floor atrium of Baker Center
Fall 2013 POWER Hours
Sexual Assault, the Bystander Effect
Find out how you can step in and keep friends from being assaulted or accused of an assault. Everyone plays a role in stopping an assault.
Peer Health Educator Open House, 3rd Floor Atrium of Baker Center
Are you interested in talking about Alcohol, Drugs and Sex? If so join us for an information session to find out how you can educate others on making healthy lifestyle choices. Open to all majors, refreshments will be served.
Gain A Degree Not Pounds
Afraid of the infamous "Freshman 15"? Learn tips to make healthy eating choices on and off-campus. The program will explore nutrition labels and what information to look for so that all you leave OU with is a degree!
Violence occurs in relationships in the form of sexual, physical and/or emotional abuse. Learn ways to protect yourself and help a friend.
Safer Sex Any Which Way You Go
Regardless of your sexual orientation or how you express yourself sexually, we all need to know what the risk factors include. Find out what sexual acts are always safe, could be safe and never safe.
Beer, Booze, Busted
Most students drink for the "BUZZ", but drinking too much can get you busted! Learn how to keep yourself safe, out of trouble and have a great time.
Less Trick, More Treat
Everyone knows Athens if famous for Halloween. Come and find out how to enjoy the festivities without legal, judicial or other consequences.
You're just in time for cold and flu season. Learn ways to protect yourself from getting sick. This program will address how to protect yourself from colds, flu, H1N1 and meningitis.
Breaking Away from the Pack
Thinking about quitting? Want to cut back? Want to help a friend? Learn ways to discontinue tobacco use.
Organic, all natural and fruit flavored. Is hookah a safe smoking alternative? Come and find out.
The science of protection involves morn than just using condoms. Various forms of latex and their proper use to prevent STI's (Sexually Transmitted Infections) will be covered. Learn the 13 steps and become a member of the Latex League!
It's HIV/AIDS Awareness Week! Do you know your status? Have you gotten tested? What do you do after the test? The program covers the facts that ALL college students need to know.