For years, the College of Dentistry staff had a vision of a wellness garden to beautify the property around the Dental Science Building. A Wellness Grant from liveWELL helped the college realize that dream.
By: Office of Strategic Communication | 2017.07.05 | 03:52 pm
Shamika Patterson, human resources coordinator at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, is one of six participants selected for the College and University Professional Association for Human Resources (CUPA-HR) 2017–18 Wildfire program.
Wellness Ambassadors are champions of wellness around campus and work with liveWELL to inspire healthy activities at a local level. This week, “Iowa Now” highlights two Wellness Ambassadors and the work they do for their departments.
In November 2016, Ignacio Alvarez began working with his UI Wellness coach to maintain a healthier lifestyle. Seven months in, he feels younger, has more energy, and knows he’s setting a good example for his daughter. Read on to find out how UI Wellness can help you achieve your goals.
In 2013, Registrar Services Coordinator Sara Sullivan chose to take advantage of her University of Iowa benefits and meet with a health coach. Over the next four years, she was able to shed 85 pounds and now runs marathons. She says making that first meeting was key.