Wellness

Wellness Committee Members

The mission of the Wellness Committee is to reduce the cost of employee health care by offering seminars and programs that enhance the health and wellness of our faculty and staff.  Please "Like" our Facebook page "Wentworth Employee Wellness" for up to date news!

Margaret Card - Human Resources

Lauren Eck - Athletics

Donna Farnkoff-Keegan - CPCE

Leah Berkenwald - Wellness Education

Charlene Roy - Business Services

Karmon Runquist - DTS

Elissa Silverman - Human Resources

Michael Williams - Student Affairs

WIT Walks

WIT Walks is a pedometer-based step challenge.  This season's challenge took place from March 18, 2013 through May 10, 2013. 

Congratulations to our top steppers who reached over 1 million steps:

Christine Kane

John Ellis

Georgi Gospodinov

Michael Mattera

The team with the most steps was The Death Row Pistol Whippers.  Team members include Christine Kane, Vanessa St. Laurent, Georgi Gospodinov, Amanda Hattaway, John Haga, and Jarad Kohl.

Participants also received fabulous prizes!

Participants who reached over 750,000 steps received a $50 Whole Foods Gift Card.  These recipients are Christine Kane, John Ellis, Georgi Gospodinov, Michael Mattera, Vanessa St. Laurent, Kathleen Berry, Nicholas Anderson, Jennifer Cheng, and Jarad Kohl.

Jarad Kohl was also the raffle winner of a $100 Marathons Sports Gift Card.

The following individuals were winners of the participant prizes for recording steps each week:

Lauren Margharita - Medical Deduction Holiday

Sarah Lowell - Blender and Smoothie Recipe Book

Yi Zou - 2 Red Sox Tickets

Wentworth and Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS) stepped off in the "Battle of the Fens".  Unfortunately, MPCHS took the win with 43,000,000 steps to WIT's 32,781,540 steps.

Employee Wellness Newsletter

Please click on the link below for the April 2013 newsletter from the Wellness Corporation.

Wellness Newsletter

Tobacco-Free Campus

Please click on the following link for Wentworth's Tobacco-Free policy.

Resources

The following are helpful website and resource links!

Dental News

CIGNA Arpril News

Healthier Gums-Healthier You Flyer

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