Wellness Champions

Kudos! June Wellness Champions

Posted On June 1, 2020

This month, I want to recognize the EDWS team, Tony Price (Health & Wellness Coordinator), Ryan Smith (Wellness Program Administrator), Kallie Monroe (Public Health Graduate Intern), and Janet Wice (Yoga/Meditation Instructor) for their commitment and dedication to serving the Georgia State University Community during these challenging times.

I thank the team for accepting the request… more »

Kudos! May Wellness Champion

Posted On May 4, 2020

This month we want to recognize Dr. Christine Rosenbloom. Dr. Rosenbloom is a professor emerita of nutrition at Georgia State University and has 45 years of experience as a registered dietitian and educator.

Dr. Rosenbloom is the owner of Food & Nutrition Services, LLC, where she provides nutrition consulting to a variety of clients. She… more »

Kudos! April Wellness Champions

Posted On April 7, 2020

This month we want to recognize Taylor Harkness, Abby Hasenkopf, Kobe Averratti, Siyu Gao, Lonut Gavril, and Carol Huffstetler, Georgia State undergraduate Nursing students who are completing a formal community clinical rotation working with EDWS this spring semester.

On February 25th, EDWS hosted a special Retiree Lunch and Learn in partnership with the School of… more »

Kudos! March Wellness Champions

Posted On March 2, 2020

This month, we want to recognize two dedicated Wellness Champions, Amy Stehman, Conference Coordinator, Student Center Operations, Atlanta Campus and Fran Mohr, Director of Customer Experience and Change Management, Perimeter College!

After going above and beyond their regular job responsibilities to actively serve as Wellness Champions for nearly four years, Amy and Fran have plans… more »

Kudos! February Wellness Champions

This month we recognize all collaborative partners, sponsors, and supporters who helped to make the 2019 Great American Smokeout Day a successful annual event held on November 21st  to raise awareness about Georgia State’s tobacco free campus policy and the hazards of tobacco use, and promote campus and community resources available for students, faculty, and… more »

Kudos! January Wellness Champions

This month we recognize all collaborative partners, sponsors, and supporters who helped to make the 2019 Family Fall Festival a successful annual October event and a fun day for Georgia State employees and the Suttles Child Development Center children!

A special thank you is extended to the faculty, staff, and students from EDWS, Art Education,… more »

Kudos! December Wellness Champions

This month we want to recognize Jessica Bowles, Olivia Nemeck, Meredith Keisler, Emma Wheeler, Patricia Kendrick, and Katie Marshall, Georgia State undergraduate Nursing students who completed a formal community clinical rotation working with EDWS this fall semester.

The students assisted EDWS with offering blood pressure and BMI screenings at the monthly First Thursdays. Also, they… more »

Kudos! November Wellness Champion

This month we want to recognize Kathryn Crowther, Ph.D., Assistant Professor in the English Department, Perimeter College Clarkston Campus, for her participation in EDWS’ “Wellness on Wheels” program and her completion of the 2019 Chicago Marathon! Kathryn trained diligently and made use of EDWS Health Coaching services in preparation for the event. She had the… more »

Kudos! October Wellness Champions

Employees across the 26 institutions of the University System of Georgia (USG) were invited to join the USG team for the annual Kaiser Permanente Corporate 5K Run, Walk & Roll on Wednesday, September 11.

This year’s theme was very patriotic in observance of the fateful event on September 11, 2001.  A special ceremony was held to honor and recognize first… more »

Kudos! September Wellness Champions

Kudos!  September Wellness Champions

A total of 119 Georgia State employees participated in the Water You Waiting For? Challenge, a special summer challenge co-sponsored by the USG Well-being Program.  The goal of this 6-week challenge was to consume eight or more glasses of water per day, at home or at work. Participants who minimally logged… more »