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Lion Up Collegiate Recovery Program offers events throughout National Recovery Month

Lion Up Collegiate Recovery Program offers events throughout National Recovery Month

Austin Dewease, Staff Reporter

October 18, 2020

The LION UP Collegiate Recovery program offered various events to raise awareness about addiction recovery for Recovery Month. According to their mission statement, the LION UP Collegiate Recovery program provides “a nurturing, affirming environment in which students recovering from addictive diso...

LION UP recovery program to host free Narcan training

The University Police Department officers are trained to administer Nalaxone, the nasal spray administration of the emergency opioid overdose treatment drug naloxone.

Austin Dewease, Staff Reporter

October 15, 2020

Every semester, the LION UP Recovery program hosts at least one Naloxone training for the Hammond community and students on campus. The University Counseling Center’s LION UP Recovery program is partnering up with the Opioid Mobile Response Team to host a free Naloxone training via Zoom on Oct. 2...

Counseling center offers two new support groups

Counseling center offers two new support groups

Maggie Tregre, Staff Reporter

July 16, 2020

The University Counseling Center began offering two new support groups this summer: ALL Black Everything and the LION UP Recovery Book Club.  ALL Black Everything is a group that provides a space for discussing issues that affect the African American community on campus. The group is open to anyone ...