ASU Wellness Day

WellFest 2022

 

Well Fest

You are invited to participate in the inaugural WellFest 2022 on Wednesday, October 19, 2022, from 9 am – 4 pm. WellFest 2022 will be held simultaneously on the East Campus at The Jones Brothers Health, Physical Education, and Recreation Complex and on the West Campus at the Student Center (C Building). Albany State University is committed to providing access to services and resources to improve the health and well-being of our campus community. WellFest ’22 is a health and wellness fair designed to increase visibility and promote awareness of campus and community resources. Vendors and exhibitors will offer activities, giveaways, and wellness education to attendees.

The event will include a presentation at 9 a.m. by guest speaker, Dr. Jacqueline Jenkins, on Root Causes of Health Inequity in Marginalized and Minoritized Communities: Steps to Eliminate Disparities. Further information will be forthcoming. Dr. Jenkins is an epidemiologist with expertise in the surveillance and epidemiology of infectious diseases and chronic disease epidemiology. She currently serves as District Epidemiologist and Director of Epidemiology and Surveillance for the Southwest Public Health District (SWHD). 

The goals of WellFest 2022 are to:

  • Increase awareness through education and information sharing
  • Showcase food demonstrations
  • Provide access to health information and raise awareness of health risks
  • Allow participants to engage in fun and interactive health and wellness activities
  • Empower campus and community members to adopt healthier lifestyles and care of themselves and others
  • Offer health screenings, including BMI, blood pressure, and other health risks
  • Provide the opportunity for attendees to participate in raffles, prizes, and giveaways

 

For additional information, please contact Ms. Lashanda Parker via email at lashanda.parker@asurams.edu or via phone at 229-500-3441 or Ms. Orlandria Bennett-Reed via email at orlandria.bennettreed@asurams.edu or via phone at 229-500-3549.

 


Past Wellness Days Recap

April 2, 2021 - Stress Less

February 8, 2021- Power Of Love 

 

Yoga - Yoga

Ram Recharge Zone - Ram Recharge Zone

Ram Recharge Zone - Ram Recharge Zone

Namaste Sam - Namaste Sam

Tea Relaxation - Tea For Two

Journaling - Journaling

Relaxation - Stretch For Success

Stress Free - Squeeze Stress Balls

Balls - Squeeze Stress Balls

 

 

 February 23, 2021- Global Guide To Wellness & Nutrition 

 

Produce Market - SGA President, Aliyah Johnson prepares fresh produce bags for rams!

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- SGA Vice President TyJa Barnes Jones manages the west campus market and biometrics fair!

March 24, 2021 - Focus on Fitness

AKIDO Training- SGA Exec. Team
Line Dancing w/ Coach Elder
Albert King III showing his moves
Dance! Dance! Dance!
A little rain makes for a smooth ride!
Training Day