Students get chance to chill during ‘Dog Days’

Dog Days 1Josephine Chu, a doctoral candidate in the School of Psychological Sciences, enjoys some quality time Wednesday with Bella, a chocolate lab who recently joined the household of UIndy Director of Housekeeping Brenda Pedigo-Kempton.

A stompable sheet of bubble wrap proved popular.

The stompable bubble wrap proved popular.

Stress relief was the order of the day Wednesday during the Dog Days of Summer Wellness & Relaxation Fair, a regular pre-finals event hosted by the UIndy Counseling Center with help from student organizations and local health agencies.

Along with a chance to pet and play with various dogs who volunteered for the occasion, visiting students were met with free pizza, fun activities and informational booths on healthy eating and living.

Dog Days 3Students pick up helpful info during the Dog Days event in UIndy Hall A.