The Clarion

Are we plugged in, but stressed out?

Tara Olivia Martens, Staff Writer November 7, 2018

National Stress Awareness Day is Nov. 7 and this year’s theme is, “Does Hi-Tech cause Hi-Stress?” There have been many studies on what causes stress. One of the most famous studies being the 1967...

A little kindness can go a long way

Katie Paape, Staff Writer October 24, 2018

A flashing road sign along Commercial Avenue at the start of the school year reminded drivers to: “Watch for pedestrians. Be kind.” The sign not only served as a gentle warning to not...

STD testing available near campus, but not at clinic

Brighid Monahan, Staff Writer October 14, 2015

Students can take advantage of many services at the Group Health Cooperative clinic located in the Truax Campus Health Education Building. They can get immunizations, see a doctor or nurse when feeling...

Therapeutic massage instructor Amy Nicholson, center, leads a Mindful Meditation group during a 30-minute session at the Health Education Building.

Relax your mind by meditating

Jessica J. Ayala, Staff Writer October 1, 2015

Meditation is a practice that teaches you to turn your attention away from distracting thoughts allowing for concentration on the moment. It is often done by resting in a relaxing pose and focusing on...

Madison College student Spencer White drives the virtual drunk driving simulator simulator as the operator increases the virtual level of alcohol.

Save a Life Tour comes to Madison College

Clarion staff report April 25, 2012

A virtual drunk driving simulator was brought to the Truax campus gym on April 17th.  Save a Life tour is a national organization that is raising awareness of the consequences of drunk driving. David...

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