WMU News

Workshop is for people taking 'the next step' in a relationship

Feb. 5, 2004

KALAMAZOO--"Something to Talk About: Committing to Your Partner" is a new workshop offered by the Office of Health Promotion and Education at Sindecuse Health Center. Separate sessions will be offered for employees and students at Western Michigan University.

"Something to Talk About" explores important issues people should consider and discuss before taking the next step to moving in together, making a long-term commitment, or getting married. The workshop is not a "couples only" program, according to Linda Lumley, Sindecuse coordinator of gender education. People in relationships are welcome to attend with or without their partners.

Sessions for employees are free and will be offered in two parts, both from noon to 1 p.m., Feb. 16 in the Faculty Dining Room of the Bernhard Center and Feb. 18 in 157 Bernhard Center. It will be offered again in one session from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 25, in the KIVA Room of Faunce Student Services Building.

A student session will be held Tuesday, Feb. 24, from 3:30 to 5 p.m. in 3311 Sangren Hall. There is a $5 fee for the student session.

Pre-registration required. To register, call 269 387-3263.

Media contact: Jeanne Baron, 269 387-8400, jeanne.baron@wmich.edu


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