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Health Education


Health Education focuses on challenging the health attitudes, behaviors and perceptions of our community through education in order to promote the adoption of a healthy lifestyle.

The mission of Health Education is to provide a diverse range of comprehensive health educational workshops, health promotion campaigns and supplementary health education strategies in addition to assisting students in understanding health issues that will serve as a basis for personal and professional lifestyle changes.

Health topics include:

Upcoming Events:

AlcoholEdu Deadlines
The deadline for Part II of AlcoholEdu and Haven has changed to OCTOBER 24th!  Please complete both courses by this date in order to prevent a hold being placed on your account.

Blood Drives:
Spartanburg
October 17, 2014
CLC Circle Lot 
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Greenville
October 20, 2014
USC Upstate UCG Lobby
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

*For both drives, donors will receive a free t-shirt.

Health Initiative Lunch and Learns:
Spartanburg
CLC 319 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
October 15, 2014 - Physical Activity and Learning
October 22, 2014 – Alcohol and Drug Education/Sexual Health (Co-Sponsored by Delta Zeta)

Greenville
UCG Room 503 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 1:00-1:30 p.m.
October 20, 2014 – Alcohol and Drug Education/Sexual Health 

*Alcohol and Drug Education/Sexual Health will discuss the health repercussions of consuming alcohol and drugs as well as discuss sexual health in terms of healthy relationships, HIV/AIDS and STD prevention as well as what Health Services can provide students here on campus.

Hub City’s Mobile Farmer’s Market:
CLC Circle Lot - 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. 
October 20, 2014
October 27, 2014
*Come out and support your local farmers and economy by purchasing fresh seasonal produce!  Hub City accepts credit, debit, cash, SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) and Double SNAP.  

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Office Hours
 
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Campus Life Center, Suite 220 

Contact Us
Katie Howe
Health Educator  
864-503-5536

USC Upstate
800 University Way
Spartanburg, SC 29303