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Peer Helpers host Wellness Week

Peer Helpers host Wellness Week

News in Brief

March 2, 2020

For the end of the quarter, the student groups adds relaxation to the schedule.

[PHOTO STORY] Student clubs collaborate for self defense training

HerSpace co-presidents Adelia Bergner and Nitya Thakkar practice the

Isabel Gisser, Production Manager

April 18, 2019

Her Space, Peer Helpers, Intercultural Club, Muslim Students Alliance, and Rainbow Connection co-hosted Not Me! on April 17.

Community shows support through letter writing in the wake of a tragic shooting

Junior Anna Perleberg writes a letter of support to the students effected by the shooting.

Ellie Nowakowski, Illustrator/Infographics

February 22, 2018

Students and teachers write notes of support to students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas.

Peer Helpers prep community for semester exams

Peer helpers meet every Tuesday during x-period with the goal of keeping the school community healthy, both mentally and physically.

Martha Sanchez, Staff Writer

December 7, 2017

With exam season approaching fast, Peer Helpers aims to lower stress levels.

Q&A with Dr. Kevin Harrington, psychologist

Psychologist Kevin Harrington speaks to students at St. Paul Academy and Summit School on Feb. 23 for Peer Helpers' mental health week.

Amodhya Samarakoon, Health & Wellness Editor

February 23, 2016

For Peer Helpers' mental health awareness week, Psychologist Kevin Harrington gave a presentation about resiliency training and mental health on Feb. 23.

Peer Helpers organize coloring session for Mental Health Awareness Week

Peer Helpers hosted a coloring session for Mental Health Awareness Week.

Stephanie Li, Arts & Entertainment Editor

February 22, 2016

On Feb. 22, Peer Helpers hosted a coloring session for Mental Health Awareness Week in the Wellness room.

Peer Helpers prepare for the year with new members

Senior peer helpers Marcus Alburez Myers, Emun Solomon, Yusra Murad, Katherine Jones, Sydney Kuller, Charlie Southwick, and Kaia Findlay settle down at the beginning of a Peer Helpers meeting. “If we’ve seen a problem in the community, we address it and talk about how we could help...,” Kuller said.

Lucy Li, Online Editor in Chief and Print Managing Editor

September 13, 2013

With new faces around the circle during meetings, this year’s Peer Helpers group dived straight to work. Initial meetings involved discussion on plans for the year, including the Peer Helper retreat, and introductions to allow the group to bond. Senior Sydney Kuller is a new member. “I wanted to ...