Ask Dr. H: Week 6

Dr. Jill Hoxmeir, Public Health Professor

May 12, 2016

Filed under Lifestyle, Scene

Dear Dr. H, What are the current rates of sexually transmitted infections? I feel like they have decreased. As I’ve been in college, I’ve known people who have had MANY partners, but they don’t have any diseases. Eit...

Ask Dr. H: Week 5

Dr. Jill Hoxmeir, Public Health Professor

May 4, 2016

Filed under Lifestyle, Scene

Dear Dr. H, Is being gay a choice that you make or are you born that way? Dear anonymous, Another great question – something I’m sure many people wonder and just aren’t quite sure how or who to ask! In the past, the...

Ask Dr. H: Week 4

Dr. Jill Hoxmeir, Public Health Professor

April 28, 2016

Filed under Lifestyle, Scene

Dear Dr. H, I am a male, and I am very angry that, like most U.S. males, I was circumcised as a baby. I believe this is a very painful process and has taken away pleasure in sex. Why is male circumcision justified (“It’...

Ask Dr. H: Week 3

Dr. Jill Hoxmeir, Public Health Professor

April 21, 2016

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Dear Dr. H, I have experienced severe emotional “swings” while being on Depo [Provera]. Would a non-hormonal birth control option be a better choice? Is weight gain a myth when it comes to birth control? -- Dear anon...

Late night diner

Late night diner

April 21, 2016

Ask Dr. H: Week 2

Dr. Jill Hoxmeir, Public Health Professor

April 14, 2016

Filed under Lifestyle, Scene

 Dr. Jill Hoxmeir is a public health professor at CWU. Every week, she’ll answer sexual health questions submitted by readers. You can reach her anonymously at [email protected] Dear Dr. H, I’m a female who has had ...

Ask Dr. H: Week 1

Dr. Jill Hoxmeir, Public Health Professor

April 7, 2016

Filed under Lifestyle, Scene

Dr. Jill Hoxmeir is a public health professor at CWU. Every week, she'll answer sexual health questions submitted by readers. You can reach her anonymously at [email protected] Dear Dr. H, I’ve been dating someone ...

Fun times during spring break

Ana Laura Lopes Conti Ferreira, Staff Reporter

March 3, 2016

Filed under Lifestyle, Scene

Spring break is on the way and students are preparing to enjoy the break as much as they can. Students brought up 10 ideas of what to do during spring break   Travel cross-country Some students are thinking about traveling around ...

20 helpful tips for going green

Victoria Shamrell, Assistant Scene Editor

November 5, 2015

Filed under Lifestyle, Scene

1) Recycle, recycle, recycle One of the most common ways to help the environment is recycling. Central makes it easy to recycle with on-campus recycling areas in every hall, and multiple ones in the SURC. It doesn’...

Human powered transportation

Thomas Pattison, Staff Reporter

November 5, 2015

Filed under Lifestyle, Scene

Recently, students at Central have been cutting back on using their cars. Instead, they have been taking to the streets and sidewalks of Ellensburg on bikes, longboards and even skywalkers. Students have used bikes and longboards for yea...

Snapchat’s nudes are on fleek

Thomas Pattison, Staff Reporter

October 14, 2015

Filed under Community, Lifestyle, Scene

Recently, the popular app Snapchat has been surrounded in controversy. The Campus Story feature in particular has given rise conflict. Snapchat is an app meant to take pictures and video that captures a moment as it’s happ...

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