USC agreed to a $215 million settlement for a class action lawsuit brought by victims of former campus gynecologist George Tyndall on Friday.
Engemann Student Health Center currently refers 70 percent of students seeking help to counselors off campus.
The forum was meant to inform students about suicide prevention tactics.
Volunteers host workshops to connect the wellness office with the student body.
Administrators say sending students to local treatment centers is sufficient to treat potential sexual assault.
Thank you for your concern with after-hours health care in the Engemann Student Health Center. We have increased our hours in recent years to provide seven-day-a-week coverage during the academic year as well as extended hours in the evening Monday to Thursday. We have an on-call triage service 24/7 when we are closed as well […]
USC after-hours medical care needs urgent reform As USC shifts toward a residential community, it must adapt to meet the health needs of its students after business hours. The current system is in dire need of reform. Twice now this year, my roommate and I have faced health issues USC failed to address because of […]
Michele Engemann said her experiences at the old health center inspired the donation.
The larger on-campus center will offer students improved health and counseling services.
Experts predict flu season, which is still on the rise, will last longer than usual.