Lifestyles

Credit : Daria Hall
Lifestyles

Navigating Friendships and Technology During COVID-19

As John Brown University’s COVID-19 numbers remain low, the temptation to let up on social-distancing measures may become strong. We know that, while we miss open dorm, sports games and in-person events, we still must take precautions and show our regard for each other’s safety. But how do we navigate […]

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You Asked! Meeting Someone New

chr@jbu.edu You Asked! is the column where the Center for Healthy Relationships (CHR) answers. Q: So, there’s this girl … How can I talk with her to get to know her better? Fall is in the air. The semester has settled in to the point where students are focusing on […]

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You Asked! Facing Roommate Conflict

You Asked! is the column where the Center for Healthy Relationships (CHR) answers. Please send your questions to chr@jbu.edu or text 479-308-8508 Q: What should I do when my friend and I disagree about something that’s a part of daily life? This question presents a great opportunity for a shameless […]

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You Asked! Surviving Social-Distancing

You Asked! is the column where the Center for Healthy Relationships (CHR) answers. Please send your questions to chr@jbu.edu or text 479-308-8508. Q: How do I connect with people when we have to wear masks and stand back? What a timely question and a good question too. Aside from fogging […]

Credit : Daria Hall
Lifestyles

Finding Friendship from Six Feet Away

As students return for the fall semester, they are faced with many changes. New guidelines requiring masks, smaller chapel groups, distanced classroom experiences and outdoor eating make their college experiences different. John Brown University is renowned for its community, but how can students nurture community from six feet away? Stephen […]

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Instagram Opens Doors to Off-campus Homes

Pictures create open doors as students use Instagram to highlight life in their off-campus homes. Due to the effects of the coronavirus, which restrict gatherings of those who live outside one’s household, groups of off-campus students at John Brown University are seeking ways to connect with others. One way they […]

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You Asked! New Year, New Roommate!

Dear 2020, I want a do-over or, better yet, to skip you entirely and move on to 2021. At The Center For Healthy Relationships, we know you want to have a great experience during your time at John Brown University. 2020 is here to stay (only 120 days left!) and […]