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Flash Talks

Tips to make life less fuss, more fun

These 10-15 minute online talks deliver practical information and connect you with a network of support in your campus community. You’ll hear multiple talks during each day’s one-hour session.

Miss a session?

No problem! Recordings will be available on this site.

Oct. 18

Emotional Health Monday

11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Topics to include:

  • Healthy relationships
  • Fostering well-being: How to manage difficult emotions
  • Suicide prevention: Tips for talking with someone in crisis
  • How to help a friend in an abusive relationship
  • Mindfulness to decrease stress

Oct. 19

In-Person Tuesday

Instead of flash talks, the Tuesday lineup features these must-see in-person events:

  • Resource fair, 9 a.m.–1 p.m.
  • President’s Award Ceremony, 11:30 a.m.
  • Blood drive, 9 a.m.–2 p.m.

Events will take place in the Compton Union Building Senior Ballroom.

Oct. 20

Wellness Wednesday

11:30 a,m.–12:30 p.m.
Topics to include:

  • Understanding, treating and preventing substance misuse
  • Sleep hygiene basics
  • Preventing sexually transmitted infections: The importance of using barrier methods
  • Natural products: A safe bet?
  • How to use a fire extinguisher

Oct. 21

Life Essentials Thursday

11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Topics to include:

  • Money-saving meals for everyone
  • Bike maintenance: The importance of the ABC quick safety check before a ride
  • Bystander intervention: Creating a safer campus and community

Oct. 22

Fun Facts Friday

11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Topics to include:

  • Stress management and self-care
  • Updates on the treatment of Chlamydia
  • Safety considerations for field research
  • Healthy pets make healthy owners
  • Alcohol use disorder: Why is the gold standard treatment outcome shifting from complete abstinence to low-risk drinking?

 

Webinar access

Zoom ID and passcode

Link to join
(passcode embedded)

Webinar ID
930 7075 7785
Passcode
843625

ADA accessibility accommodations

Available by request. Make your requests before September 28.