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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
Ryan Smith is the new Wellness Program Administrator who began working in the Office of Employee Development and Wellness Services (EDWS) in June.
Ryan is a Licensed Dietitian (LD) and Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) who earned a bachelor’s degree with honors in Dietetics from the University of Georgia. Ryan is a member of the Academy of Nutrition… more »
This month we want to recognize Annemarie de Wet, Mary Estavillo, and Summer Mashayekh, Georgia State undergraduate Nursing students who completed a formal community clinical rotation working with EDWS this spring semester.
The students assisted EDWS with offering blood pressure and BMI screenings at the monthly First Thursdays. Also, they worked as a group to… more »
This month, we want to recognize Wakita Rucker Bradford, a Registered Nurse, Nurse Educator and Simulation Lab Coordinator in the Associate of Science in Nursing Program at the Dunwoody Perimeter College Campus.
Wakita is the first Georgia State employee to log in the MapMyFitness tracking platform multiple completed Panther Trails walks at two Perimeter College… more »
This month, we want to recognize David Talley, former Wellness Program Administrator, Office of Employee Development and Wellness Services (EDWS).
For more than two years, David did a commendable job serving the Georgia State community providing a variety of wellness offerings including health coaching, nutrition consultations, training workshops, and coordinating a weight management pilot program.