With a motto of “A World of Cultures, United in Learning,” Ohlone College prides itself in creating a learning environment where students are valued and supported in their academic, career, and personal and social goals.  To that end, the STEP Up Ohlone campaign is committed to bringing resources and sponsoring mental health and wellness programs on campus.  Our goal is to help students feel more socially connected and provide opportunities to learn about how to take better care of yourselves and each other.  Here are some efforts we are supporting and events that will take place this academic year:

Here are some events from the past 2012-2013 academic year:

  • Supporting and enhancing Ohlone peer mentors as peer support specialists
  • Out of the Darkness 5K walk
  • “Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” live performance
  • Mental health and wellness fair
  • Symposium for students majoring in broadcasting and journalism to explore the role of media in addressing mental health and stigma

STEP Up Ohlone program staff at Halloween meet and greet

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