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Healthy Cats Peer Education

Meetings are Tuesdays at 5 p.m. in the Student Health Center, 2nd Floor Room 2020. Twitter, Instagram and Facebook is @HealthyCatsTXST. Pictures is officers for Healthy Cats. From Left to Right is Lauren (Vice President), Emily (President) then Lindsay (Secretary).
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  • Upcoming Events and Meetings

    • Let's break down the steps to setting boundaries, building positive relationships and learning to say and honor the word 'NO.'

      Date & Time: Tuesday, February 25 from 5-6 p.m.

      Location: 298 Student Center Drive, San Marcos, Texas 78666; Conference Room 202

    • There's no doubt you'll survive with these study tips and tricks. Join us as we break down some of the most effective ways to get through midterms!

      Date & Time: Tuesday, March 3 from 5-6 p.m.

      Location: 298 Student Center Drive, San Marcos, Texas 78666; Conference Room 202

    • Let's welcome Queer Cats as they talk to us about the importance of pronouns, the difference between gender identity and gender expression and more

      Date & Time: Tuesday, March 10 from 5-6 p.m.

      Location: 298 Student Center Drive, San Marcos, Texas 78666; Conference Room 202

    • We hope you all enjoy your well-deserved break! Take a week off and safely enjoy some fun in the sun!

    • College is expensive! Le's talk about what we can do to help lessen the blow to your wallet and stay healthy on a budget!

      Date & Time: Tuesday, March 24 from 5-6 p.m.

      Location: 298 Student Center Drive, San Marcos, Texas 78666; Conference Room 202

    • Our needs are not special. Our disability does not mean inability. Join us as we break down the stigmas regarding disabilities, both visible and invisible.

      Date & Time: Tuesday, March 31 from 5-6 p.m.

      Location: 298 Student Center Drive, San Marcos, Texas 78666; Conference Room 202


About Healthy Cats

Healthy Cats Peer Educators are student leaders dedicated to promoting health education and wellness throughout the Texas State campus and the surrounding community through presentations and community outreach. Topics addressed include sexual health, drugs and alcohol use, stress, mental health and nutrition.

Please visit the Presentation Request Form webpage to request a presentation.

Joining Healthy Cats

Joining Healthy Cats has many benefits. It provides you with a chance to increase your knowledge about health-related issues, gain self-confidence, improve your communication skills, and to provide a needed service on your campus.

You should consider joining Healthy Cats if you have a desire to work with the Texas State community, motivation to increase knowledge of health, and a sincere concern for the overall being of yourself and other students. Healthy Cats members must be able to work independently or on a team and have the ability to be open-minded and non-judgmental when discussing sensitive issues. Healthy Cats meetings are held every Tuesday at 5:00 p.m. in the Student Health Center Conference Room located on the second floor.

For more information on joining Healthy Cats, call 512.245.2161, visit Health Promotion Services located in Room 101 in Encino Hall, or email healthycats@txstate.edu.


Healthy Cats Peer Education Officers

Portrait of Healthy Cats' Historian, Emily Guerrero, sitting in front of greenery

Emily Guerrero
President

Favorite Topics

  • Women's Health
  • Consent
  • Sexual Health
  • Equality

Interests

  • Health Promotion
  • Cooking
  • Reading
  • Volunteering
Portrait of Healthy Cats' Vice President, Lauren Green, sitting in front of greenery

Lauren Green
Vice-President

Favorite Topics

  • Mental Health Awareness
  • Self-Care
  • Equality
  • Nutrition & Wellness

Interests

  • Cooking
  • Volunteering
  • Performing
  • Outreach
Portrait of Healthy Cats' Secretary, Lindsay Bartholomew, sitting in front of greenery

Lindsay Bartholomew
Secretary

Favorite Topics

  • Women's Health
  • Sexual Health
  • Exercise
  • Self-Care

Interests

  • Music
  • Journaling
  • Podcasts
  • Volunteering