Student Life

Awareness Months

Heritage & Awareness Months

 

January

  • Glaucoma Awareness Month, Natl
  • Personal Self-Defense Awareness Month, Natl
  • Poverty in America Awareness Month, Natl  

February

  • American Heart Month  
  • Black History Month, Natl  
  • Relationship Wellness Month    
  • Time Management Month, Natl  

March

  • Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, Natl  
  • Credit Education Month
  • Ethics Awareness Month, Natl
  • Irish-American Heritage Month  
  • Listening Awareness Month, Intl   
  • Nutrition Month, Natl  
  • Social Work Month, Natl
  • Spiritual Wellness Month

March-April

  • Deaf History Month (Mar 13-Apr 15)

April

  • African-American Women's Fitness Month, Natl
  • Alcohol Awareness Month
  • Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month, Natl  
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) Education and Awareness Month, Natl
  • Stress Awareness Month

 

May

  • Jewish American Heritage Month
  • Latino Books Month
  • Meditation Month, Natl
  • Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month   
  • Mental Health Month, Natl
  • Military Appreciation Month, Natl
  • Older Americans Month
  • Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month, Natl
  • Physical Fitness and Sports Month, Natl  
  • Women's Health Care Month

May-June

  • Family Month, Natl (May 10-June 21)

June

  • Children's Awareness Month
  • Gay and Lesbian Pride Month
  • GLBT Book Month, Natl
  • Professional Wellness Month
  • Student Safety Month

July

  • Social Wellness Month

August

  • Immunization Awareness Month, Natl
  • What Will Be Your Legacy Month

September

  • Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month, Natl
  • College Savings Month

September-October

  • Hispanic Heritage Month, Natl (Sept 15-Oct 15)

October

  • Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Natl
  • Depression Education and Awareness Month, Natl
  • Disability Employment Awareness Month, Natl
  • Domestic Violence Awareness Month   
  • Down Syndrome Awareness Month, Natl
  • Dyslexia Awareness Month
  • Eat Better, Eat Together Month
  • Emotional Intelligence Awareness Month
  • Emotional Wellness Month
  • Family Sexuality Education Month, Natl  
  • Gay and Lesbian History Month
  • German-American Heritage Month

November

  • AIDS Awareness Month, Natl
  • American Diabetes Month
  • Native American Heritage Month, Natl   
  • Diabetic Eye Disease Month
  • Lung Cancer Awareness Month
  • Marrow Awareness Month, Natl

December

  • World AIDS Day - Dec 1
  • Drunk and Drugged Driving Prevention Month, Natl
  • Spiritual Literacy Month