Resolution 17-17: DON'T CAP CAPS

Number 17-17
Description Lengthening CAPS module during orientation
Authored by Shedrick Marks Jr.
Stephen Sissons
Sponsored by Nina Nguyen
Kathryn Conn
Date Submitted Friday, September 1, 2017
Date Considered Wednesday, January 1, 1000
General Body Vote Thursday, January 1, 1970
Committee Committee Affairs
Result n/a
Whereas The University of Texas at Arlington wants its students to have every resource available for a successful college career, and already provides alcohol awareness and other resources at their orientation; and
Whereas Students are not properly provided the psychological resilience training during their new student orientation; and
Whereas The health and psychological well-being of the students is the paramount focus of the university.
Be It Further Resolved That The University of Texas at Arlington introduces a lengthier CAPS module to the new student orientation, with specific focus on suicide prevention.