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NO-vember begins on Wednesday, Nov. 1

Webster Wellness NO-vember Midpoint Results

November 17, 2017

The Webster Wellness Committee's NO-vember initiative encourages setting personal, realistic goals and tracking progress made over a four-week period. The Committee is thrilled with participation in the first ever NO-vember! The 60 total participants consisted of 70 percent staff, 22 percent faculty, and 8 percent students. Each of the seven categories was selected by participants, but the most common selections were physical (40 percent), emotional (21 percent), and spiritual (13 percent).

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Prepare for Open Enrollment at the Benefits Fair Nov. 2

November 01, 2017

As benefits open enrollment commences, Nov. 1-15, the Annual Benefits Fair will be held on Thursday, Nov. 2, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m, in Sunnen Lounge. All insurance carriers, such as United Healthcare and TIAA, will be available to respond to questions, along with Human Resources and Webster Wellness. There will also be giveaways and prizes. Extended site employees can request vendor contact by sending an email to benefits@webster.edu.

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Webster Wellness thanks 26 generous employees and students who donated to the cause

Light the Night Exceeded Last Year's Donation Total

September 27, 2017

Webster Wellness thanks 26 generous employees and students who donated last week to Light the Night to Cure Cancer, sponsored by the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. We exceeded last year’s total by raising $665 to contribute to this effort to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma and improve the quality of life of local patients and their families.

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The first annual

Webster Wellness 1st Annual Indoor "Try"-athlon

January 25, 2017

Webster Wellness has organized its first annual "Try-athlon" to be held April 17-23 in the University Pool and Fitness Center for new and veteran triathlon participants. Part of our spring “wellness challenge” event, this is for anyone in the Webster University community interested in competing, a challenge or just for seeking new ways to move more and gain new heights.

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Go Red For Women

Go Red For Women, Raise Awareness For Heart Disease Feb. 3

January 24, 2017

For the past several years, Webster University has actively participated in the American Heart Association’s National Wear Red Day campaign, Go Red for Women. This year’s goal is to raise $1,000 and increase awareness in the fight against heart disease in women. By wearing red on Feb. 3 and making a donation of any amount, you can be part of raising awareness of what the American Heart Association (AHA) calls “the silent killer.”

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