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Summer 2020 Newsletter

Tips from campus experts on how to cope, move forward, and optimize well-being during these unprecedented times, upcoming trainings, Four Pillars of Planning for Retirement: Part Three, Legacy, and Family Tips and Covered Preventive Care for UI Employees. Find previous issues in our newsletter archive.

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2019 Annual Report

Stats on healthy behaviors among employees, savings from wellness, achievements from 2019, priorities for 2020, and more. See our annual report archives for more.

Health & Productivity Report

July 1. 2019-June 30, 2020 program highlights, success measures, and more from liveWELL, Family Services, and the Employee Assistance Program. See our annual report archives for previous editions.

Well-Being Checklist

Guide to best practices for workplace culture, well-being resources, and wellness steps your department can take today. (Email livewell@uiowa.edu to request print copies.)

Featured News

Taking Care During a Time of Uncertainty

There is a lot of uncertainty in our world and on
campus right now. In the summer of 2020, we are still
less than six months into the COVID-19 pandemic,
but for many it may seem like years. Senior Director
for UI Wellness/University Human Resources, Megan
Hammes, interviewed a few campus experts on behalf
of the liveWELL Program for their knowledge on
how to cope, move forward, and optimize well-being
during these unprecedented times.
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Financial Well Being

Kelzye Bedwell discusses financial education and management tools, including free financial coaching for UI faculty and staff.

Employee Well-Being Events

Protecting Your Financial Future: Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Response

Wednesday, August 12, 2020, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Horizons Financial Wellness program will be presenting a financial education session on Financial Preparedness for Emergency and Disaster Response. This one-hour course will cover developing an emergency savings plan, protecting your financial security, and creating a crisis response budget.  Date: Wednesday, Aug 12 Time: 12-1 Register via My Training at Employee Self-Service. From My Career, click on My Training, and search for liveWELL.  Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to…

Campus Wellness Scavenger Hunt for faculty/staff starts June 1 - Register now!

Monday, August 31, 2020

Join in on the hunt! The liveWELL Campus Wellness Scavenger Hunt is back and runs all summer-long (June 1-Aug. 31, 2020). This program is a ten destination, self-paced activity that you can complete by visiting each location physically or virtually. Appreciating and learning about various art treasures on our campus can enhance your well-being. In honor of the University of Iowa’s commitment and celebration of diversity, equity, and inclusion, learn about this year’s magnificent featured pieces…

Campus Wellness Scavenger Hunt for faculty/staff starts June 1 - Register now!

Anti-inflammatory Eating for Optimal Health (4-part Series)

Monday, September 14, 2020

Learn about the latest healthy eating strategies and lifestyle choices to help reduce inflammation and prevent chronic conditions.  This is a 4-part series from 12:10-12:50 p.m. on Mondays, September 14, September 21, September 28, and October 5.   You can Register for all four sessions via My Training at Employee Self-Service. From My Career, click on My Training, and search for liveWELL. 

Resilience 101 (4-part Series)

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

Build healthy thinking habits, and access evidence-based tools to strengthen personal resilience and optimize well-being.  This is a 4-part series from 12:10-12:50 p.m. on Wednesdays, October 7, October 14, October 21, and October 28.   You can Register for all four sessions via My Training at Employee Self-Service. From My Career, click on My Training, and search for liveWELL. 

Contact Information

liveWELL

Campus Address
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Mailing Address

E119 Campus Recreation and Wellness Center
309 South Madison Street
Iowa City, IA 52242-2010
United States