Tag: Webster Wellness

Webster Team Completes Vienna’s 5k ‘Night Run’ for Charity

Webster Team Completes Vienna’s 5k ‘Night Run’ for Charity

| October 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

This week a group of Webster University students, faculty and alumni at the Vienna campus teamed up to raise money for charity and participate in the 5k Vienna Night Run around the city’s famous Ring Strasse, which rings the city’s historic 1st district. In total, 26 Webster students, faculty, staff and alumni signed up for […]

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Ellen Wartella Discusses ‘Food Marketing and the Childhood Obesity Crisis’ Oct. 6

Ellen Wartella Discusses ‘Food Marketing and the Childhood Obesity Crisis’ Oct. 6

| October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Join the School of Communications on Monday, Oct. 6 from 7 – 8:30 p.m. in the Emerson Library Conference room for the presentation “Food Marketing and the Childhood Obesity Crisis” with Ellen Wartella. Wartella’s presentation will examine the current state of childhood obesity in the U.S., the kinds of foods marketed to children, and their […]

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Webster Goes #gorlokstrong at 3rd Annual Wellness Fair

Webster Goes #gorlokstrong at 3rd Annual Wellness Fair

| September 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Students, faculty and staff came together for a wonderful turnout to Grant Gymnasium for the 3rd annual Webster Wellness Fair on Sept. 17. From 11 a.m.- 1 p.m., the gym was filled with Webster University community members of all ages exploring new ways to live and be well. With over 40 vendors operating different booths, […]

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Restorative Yoga and Stress Management Class Held Tuesdays in Alumni House

Restorative Yoga and Stress Management Class Held Tuesdays in Alumni House

| September 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Counseling & Life Development and Wellness Community invite you to enjoy restorative yoga and stress management every Tuesday from noon-1 p.m. in the Alumni House. The free class allows you to slow the fast pace of the day down. It features an opportunity to learn stress management skills and also learn to relax. You can […]

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Explore Options and Plan Ahead: 3rd Annual Webster Wellness Fair Sept. 17

Explore Options and Plan Ahead: 3rd Annual Webster Wellness Fair Sept. 17

| September 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Students, faculty and staff: save Wednesday, Sept. 17, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. to attend the 3rd Annual Webster Wellness Fair! This year’s theme is “Break Out of Your Box.” In other words, explore a new workout, a different food, an alternative setting – be strategic and plan ahead! Join us at Grant Gymnasium […]

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Participants Sought for University-Sponsored Research Study on Psychology and Health

Participants Sought for University-Sponsored Research Study on Psychology and Health

| September 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Are you looking to get active? Would you like to participate in a research study and be compensated for your time? The Lifespan Wellness Lab at Webster University continues to actively recruit participants for a project examining the potential of technology to support physical activity goals. Participants must be female, Webster University staff, faculty or […]

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Smoke-Free and Tobacco-Free Campus

Smoke-Free and Tobacco-Free Campus

| September 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

Webster University is committed to providing a healthy environment for all of its students, employees and campus visitors. While we respect the rights of those who use tobacco and other nicotine products, it has been determined that tobacco use is detrimental to the health of users and of others nearby. Therefore, all campus buildings are […]

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In the News: Akande on economy, named to Enterprise Bank board; McKissack on SOE board; McElyea’s fitness journey

In the News: Akande on economy, named to Enterprise Bank board; McKissack on SOE board; McElyea’s fitness journey

| July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Akande Discusses Upswing in Economy on Fox 2 Benjamin Akande, dean of the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology, discussed the state of the economy in a one-on-one interview with St. Louis’ Fox 2 News. During the interview, he cited various factors as […]

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Wellness: Natural Area Guided Tour June 12

Wellness: Natural Area Guided Tour June 12

| June 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Join Webster Wellness and Biology adjunct faculty member Jeff DePew as we explore environmental wellness on a tour of the “Natural Area” on Thursday, June 12, at 12 p.m. This area is located just behind the parking garage on Garden Avenue. DePew will provide updates on new projects going on around the water area and […]

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Technology-Supported Physical Activity: Participants Sought for University-Sponsored Research Study

Technology-Supported Physical Activity: Participants Sought for University-Sponsored Research Study

| June 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Are you looking to get active this summer? Would you like to participate in a research study and be compensated for your time? The Lifespan Wellness Lab at Webster University continues to seek participants for a project examining the potential of technology to support physical activity goals. Participation Requirements Participants must be female, Webster University […]

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