Pike county lake offers retreat from campus

Taylor Walding Variety Editor One way in which students can ease the burden of overwhelming stress is by getting outdoors, according to Kenneth Wright.  Wright, the director of the Sleep and Chronobiology Laboratory at University of Colorado, Boulder, said that spending at least 45 minutes per day outdoors, preferably in the morning, will help to regulate the body’s circadian rhythm, which affects mood and energy. Luckily for Troy students, Pike County Lake is located 15 minutes away from campus. Lake manager Bart Pettus said that although the lake is primarily…

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