Walking Scavenger Hunt

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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 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.

1. Bridge for Iowa, above Dubuque St and Iowa Ave (East Campus)

Bonus Code Question: Who said the quotes along the inside of the bridge wall?

2. Reticulating Aperture, Schaeffer Hall (East Campus)

Bonus Code Question: What year was The Reticulating Aperture created?

3. River of Life, Campus Recreation and Wellness Center (East Campus)

Bonus Code Question: Who was the creator of the piece titled “River of Life”?

4. Scholastic Truth, Petersen Hall (West Campus)

Bonus Code Question: What year was Scholastic Truth created?

5. Gateway to Self-Realization, Eckstein Medical Research Building (West Campus)

Bonus Code Question: The Gateway to Self-Realization is made from stainless steel and ?

6. Iowa Portraits, College of Public Health (West Campus)

Bonus Code Question: The portraits are what percent larger than their actual life size? 

7. Stepping Out, Iowa Memorial Union (East Campus)

Bonus Code Question: Elizabeth Catlett earned her Masters of Fine Arts degree at the University of ?

8. Parade, Theatre Building (West Campus)

Bonus Code Question: What year did the artist, David Hockney, teach at the University of Iowa?

9. D Forever, Levitt Center (West Campus)

Bonus Code Question: What year was Hu Hung-Shu born?