Campus and community news for the week of Feb. 14, 2014.
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Rick Rogers, director of the counseling center, will resign, effective June 30. This brings change to the counseling center, as it will now be reporting to the division of student affairs instead of the psychology department.
Students sometimes need a little help coping. But with the University of La Verne’s enrollment glut, the counseling center is among the over-worked and underfunded, programs – with potentially serious consequences.
Suicide is the second leading cause of death among college students. That is one of the reasons why the University of La Verne should have peer counseling on campus for students who might be having major emotional problems or if they just need someone to talk to.
The redesigned and revamped University of La Verne website has stirred up complaints among numerous faculty members since its launch last summer.
Under the pressures of keeping up with classes, maintaining a social life, balancing finances and preparing for careers, students often succumb to stress and anxiety.