Walking Scavenger Hunt

Walking Scavenger Hunt

Walking Savenger Hunt logo
Walking Savenger Hunt logo

Join in on the hunt! The liveWELL Walking Scavenger Hunt is a summer-long (May 1 - August 31), self-paced walking program inspired by landmarks around the University of Iowa campus. Get out, explore, and stay active, all while earning points toward great prizes!

What is the liveWELL Walking Scavenger Hunt?

The liveWELL Walking Scavenger Hunt is a nine-destination walking scavenger hunt inspired by the landmarks around the University of Iowa campus. This program is completely self-paced and a fun way to stay active, enjoy the outdoors, and explore the University of Iowa campus all while earning points toward prizes! Each destination has a Bonus Code associated with it. Visit My Health and Wellness on Employee Self-Service to submit the Bonus Code and earn 50 liveWELL points for each destination.

Who can participate in the liveWELL Walking Scavenger Hunt?

The liveWELL Walking Scavenger Hunt is for everyone! Only University of Iowa Faculty and Staff, in 50% or greater, regular positions are eligible to earn liveWELL points to use in the Wellness Store, but you’re encouraged to invite family, friends, or coworkers to join you on your adventures.

Why participate in this program?

The liveWELL Walking Scavenger Hunt is a great, fun way to stay active and improve your health while exploring parts of the University of Iowa’s campus you may not be familiar with. By participating in this program, you are also eligible to earn liveWELL points to use for prizes in the Wellness Store.

How to get involved?

It’s easy to become a participant. Simply walk to a destination, find the answer to the Bonus Code Question and then visit My Health & Wellness in Employee Self-Service and enter Bonus Code answers!

Destinations and Bonus Code Questions

Below are the nine destinations to seek out across campus and their associated Bonus Code question. Find the answer to each question and submit it on My Health and Wellness in Employee Self-Service for 50 liveWELL points. A total of 450 liveWELL points are eligible to earn if you complete all Bonus Code Questions.

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    A printable campus map and sheet you can take with you on your scavenger hunt.

1. Rusty the Giant Sloth - McBride Hall (East Campus)

Rusty the Sloth

Question: What year did Rusty the Sloth come to the University of Iowa?

2. Blank Honors Center Window (East Campus)

Blank Honors Center Window

Question: What year was this piece created?

3. Parade of Reds - Dental Sciences Building (West Campus)

Dental Sciences Building

Question: What is the first name of the artist of this piece?

4. UI Hospitals and Clinics Medical Museum Gallery B (West Campus)

Medical Museum

Question: What is the theme of this exhibit?

5. Blue Zones Pledge - UI Wellness Office (East Campus)

BLUE ZONES

Action: Sign the Blue Zones Pledge online or stop by the Wellness Services office in CRWC to sign a paper pledge.
Use Company Code: UIOWA on your profile page to indicate you work for University of Iowa.
Bonus Code:IDIDIT

6. Jean De Fiennes - Boyd Law Building (West Campus)

Boyd Law Building

Question: What is the name of the sculptor of this piece?

7. Channels - MERF (West Campus)

MERF Channels

Question: What is the last name of the artist of this piece?

8. Staircase - Art Building West (West Campus)

Art Building West

Question: What feature of Art Building West does this staircase look over?

9. Becker Communication Studies Building (East Campus)

Becker Communication

Question: From which university did this artist graduate?