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April 21-26: Happiness Week

Student groups encourage stress relief, mental well-being during Happiness Week


1:55 p.m., April 17, 2013--In conjunction with several campus groups at the University of Delaware, the Blue Hen Leadership Program will host various well-being events during Happiness Week from April 21-26. 

Happiness Week is designed to relieve stress and encourage mental wellness in the UD community. 

Campus Stories

From graduates, faculty

As it neared time for the processional to open the University of Delaware Commencement ceremonies, graduating students and faculty members shared their feelings about what the event means to them.

Doctoral hooding

It was a day of triumph, cheers and collective relief as more than 160 students from 21 nations participated in the University of Delaware's Doctoral Hooding Convocation held Friday morning on The Green.

The week includes events such as the annual YogaFest, Healing Touch Therapy, De-stress with Dogs, the annual Zumbathon, and a free ice cream social. 

“We plan to make Happiness Week an annual event, so we hope to get a lot of interest,” said senior Milena Ho, chair of the Happiness Week Committee.

For a flyer about the event, click here.

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