This Week's Topics
- Call for Workshop Proposals: 2018 Building a Better Activist Conference
- University of Global Health Equity Internship
- Body Composition Testing
- Integrative Pain Management Conference
- Be a CNHS Link
- Spring 2018 Alumni Panels
- Free Yoga in Rowell
- Core Strength Class in Rowell
- Massage Therapy in Rowell
- PCA Opportunities
Call for Workshop Proposals: Build a Better Activist
The 2018 Building a Better Activist: Social Change Education for the Activist in You conference seeks proposals on activism and social change – from arts or performance workshops, to “know your rights” sessions, to media or other skills trainings, to organizing strategy sessions. Presenters of all ages, experiences & backgrounds welcome; you do not have to be a UVM affiliate to submit a proposal. Proposals due February 12. Learn more >>
University of Global Health Equity Internship in Kigali, Rwanda
University of Global Health Equity (UGHE) and the Global Health NGO Partners in Health have collaborated with UVM to offer a global health focused summer internship in Rwanda from June 1 – July 31, 2018. The internship involves working with the Office of the Vice Chancellor at UGHE to provide support in research and writing initiatives of the VC and the VC team members. Applications due February 16. Learn more >>
Body Composition Testing
UVM Exercise is Medicine offers body composition testing from 4 - 9 p.m. in 017 Rowell on February 28, March 29 and April 25. Cost is $5 for skinfold measurement and $7 for s Body Mass Index (BMI) report. Contact Emily Park for more information.
Integrative Pain Management Conference
"National Experts, Local Focus," a day-long event sponsored by UVM Integrative Health, will be held April 7, 2018 in the UVM Davis Center. CE/CME credits available. Register now >>
Be a CNHS Link
Links mentors offer friendship, fun and support to first-year students. Links are essentially on-call through the fall semester to answer questions on day-to-day concerns, facilitate connections with advisors and other campus resources, and host study groups and fun events like pasta dinners, hikes and movie marathons. Applications are due Friday, March 2 at noon. Learn more >>
Spring 2018 Alumni Panels
UVM alumni share their experiences in their health care careers. Learn more >>
Free Yoga Series
Kristen Mackie, Exercise Science '19, will lead an eight-week yoga series beginning Tuesday, February 6 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. in 032 Rowell.
Core Strength Class in Rowell
Join your co-workers in Rowell 032 for a Core Strength and Flexibility session using stability balls, resistance tubing and weights on Mondays and Wednesdays at noon. Instructor Janet Franz is a CNHS communications specialist and certified group exercise instructor and personal trainer. The class helps relieve back stiffness, improves mobility and increases functional strength. Participants do not need to wear shoes, but please bring a mat or large towel for floor work. Drop-in fee of $5 suggested; contact Janet Franz to register. Receive news, updates and schedule information via the CORE-STRENGTH-FLEX listserv.
Massage Therapy in Rowell
Clothed therapeutic table massage appointments are available Mondays from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. in 026 Rowell. Cost is $25/30 minutes or $40/45 minutes. Contact Kirsten Wiley for details or schedule an appointment >>
The College of Nursing and Health Sciences posts PCA opportunities on behalf of members of the local community. No opportunities available at this time.