Centennial Snippets - Student Health Services
In 1952 Dr. William Shacklett and Nurse Byrne were the only staff
at Health Services.
Nurse Byrne lived on campus.
In 1911 smoking was prohibited on
Students were expelled for
We now have programs on the dangers of
Birth control literature started being
dispensed to students in March, 1973.
Now birth control pills can be purchased from the MTSU
Dr. Robert Hackman was the University
Physician for 27 years from May, 1967 until he retired in
McFarland Health Services, named for Jack
McFarland, is the first campus building funded with private
The Pharmacy opened to students, faculty
and staff and their dependants in January, 2009.
The current director of Health Services is
In 2012 MTSU will once again be tobacco
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