In FY 11, the WICHE Mental Health Program completed a study for the Arizona State Hospital in Phoenix. The objective of this consultation was to evaluate and make recommendations to improve Arizona State Hospital’s security department and its functioning in supporting the hospital environment, including the safety and welfare of patients, residents, staff, and visitors of the campus. WICHE was also asked to examine and make recommendations to improve interactions between patients, residents, medical staff, visitors, and security personnel on the campus of the Arizona State Hospital and Arizona Community Protection and Treatment Center.
Article by Margo Colalancia, WICHE Director of Student Exchange Programs
Students — and parents who are bankrolling their kids’ education — are often amazed to learn that they can afford an undergraduate education outside of their home state, thanks to a program called “WUE” that’s been around for almost 30 years. Some say it’s like winning the lottery.