NMSA Hosts Daily Campus Events for Naturopathic Medicine Week, October 7-11
Monday, October 07, 2013
The United States Senate passed a historic resolution this year
officially declaring October 7 -11 as "Naturopathic Medicine Week."
In honor of this landmark recognition, the Naturopathic Medical
Students Association at NUHS is planning a wide variety of themed
events for each day of this week:
Monday - Dedicated to Botanical
- Noon - Join a BYO Picnic Lunch in the NUHS garden for
group bonding and a kick-off for the week. All students invited.
- 5-7 pm - Herbal Cordial Making. Clinic B110. Join Dr.
Lorinda Sorensen for a cordial making workshop using a
maceration method with herbs from the NUHS garden. Open
to pre-registered NMSA members
- 7 pm - Zoom Ball Activity. Clinic B110. NMSA students will
learn to make "Zoom Balls," a nut-butter based snack that
incorporates the energetics of nourishing herbs for mental acuity
and focus. Zoom Balls will then be for sale to all NUHS students
Tuesday and Wednesday in Janse hallway.
Tuesday - Naturopathic Physical
- Noon-Nu Delta Sigma. Janse L3 and L4. All ND
students are encouraged to attend the new ND fraternity
meeting for a lecture and discussion on physical medicine
Wednesday - Our Role in National Health
- 7-10 pm - Movie Night. SC2. Enjoy a screening of the
documentary "Escape Fire," followed by a discussion of topics
presented in the film. Event is open to all NUHS students.
Thursday - Legislative Day
- Noon - "Elevator Speeches" Workshop. Janse 116. Dr. Louise
Dr. Stephanie Draus and Dr. Kristina Conner will help
students formulate a short, effective and informative description
of naturopathic medicine and our role in healthcare.
This will help us inform our legislators. Open to NMSA
Friday - Naturopathic Medicine - Our History and
- Noon - History of Naturopathic Medicine. Janse 139.
Joshua Burns, ND student and past NMSA chapter president, will be
presenting a lecture with ND faculty reflections on their
experiences. Lunch snacks will be provided. Open to all students.