Applications being taken for peer educators

August 26, 2008

The Health Education and Wellness Department is taking application for an organization of peer educators called DAWG P.O.W.E.R.

DAWG P.O.W.E.R. peer educators are a selected group of students who provide health education programs on a variety of relevant health topics for MSU students. Program methods include presentations, group discussions, informational displays, and awareness campaigns. Topics include, but are not limited to, nutrition, stress management, sexuality, drug and alcohol education, and general wellness.

Application are available online at Once completed, applications may be e-mailed to JuLeigh Baker at, hand delivered to the Longest Student Health Center, or mailed to: Health Education, Longest Student Health Center, P. O. Box 6338, Mississippi State, MS 39762.

To be considered for the fall 2008 semester, applications must be turned in by Tuesday, Sept. 2. Applications received after this date will be considered for the spring 2009 semester.

For more information, telephone Baker at 662-325-2141.