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Mental health first aid training available Saturday

Zoë Donovan, Staff Reporter

September 5, 2019

Eastern is offering a free mental health first aid training session this weekend for those who pre-register. According to research conducted by the National Institute of Mental Health, suicide was the second leading cause of death in people between the ages of 10 and 35 in 2017. Since 2008, the Natio...

Think about taking CPR training

Jordan Boyer, Photo Editor

January 31, 2019

Your outlook on life can change in a split second, and I realized that not too long ago. A couple weeks ago, I visited my parents and some friends in my hometown. It was my dad’s birthday, so we had a nice little celebration with him in my parent’s sports bar/man cave in their garage. However, pr...

Changes made to ethics training in 2018

Vince Lovergine, Sports Reporter

February 27, 2018

Starting this year, newly hired employees at Eastern will now have to complete their training on sexual harassment prevention within 30 days. Shawn Peoples, interim director of the Office of Civil Rights and Diversity, said Eastern has ethics training already in place for all employees. Before,...

UPD to expand use of ALICE

UPD to expand use of ALICE

Chrissy Miller, News Editor

October 3, 2017

After becoming a certified ALICE trainer, University Police Chief Kent Martin now plans to expand the use of the program throughout the campus community. ALICE is a training program that helps educate civilians on what to do in case of an active shooter. It is an acronym for Alert, Lockdown,...

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