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Wellbeing Day on 19 February

17 January 2013

Make healthy and sustainable living your New Year’s resolution and drop into the University’s Wellbeing Day!

Date: 19 February 2013, 11am-4pm
Venue: Marylebone Campus, Learning Platform

Our Wellbeing Day is fast approaching and all students are encouraged to attend – entrance is free.

The event aims to highlight the benefits of a healthy lifestyle, promote the importance of caring for your physical and mental health, and encourage sustainable living at and outside the University.

What will be available

Come along for these and much more:

  • free health and fitness assessments
  • complementary therapy taster sessions
  • cookery demonstrations, fruit give-aways and food tasting
  • free bicycle servicings
  • swap shop - give away your unloved belongings and give a new home to someone else's

All health-related assessments will be available on a first-come, first-served basis and will last for about ten minutes.

We also have a range of prizes to be won, including University gym member for one academic year and organic food vouchers for home delivery.

Chiltern Hall Activities and talks

We'll be holding a yoga class in Chiltern Hall (make sure you wear comfortable clothes) and a talk on building resilience and positive thinking.

Find out more

For full details on what to expect and for updates to the events programme, visit our Wellbeing Day webpage.

The Wellbeing Day is organised by the University of Westminster Safety, Health and Wellbeing Team in association with UWSU, Student Affairs and many others. Contact us for for more details at [email protected]

About the University of Westminster:

The University of Westminster boasts a vibrant learning environment attracting more than 20,000 students from over 150 nations and we continue to invest in our future with new developments, research projects and new ideas.

We offer highly attractive practice-based courses that are independently rated as excellent, many with international recognition. Our distinguished 180-year history has meant we lead the way in many areas of research, particularly politics, media, art and design, architecture and biomedical sciences, and our position in the city of London allows us to continue to build on our close connections with leading figures and organisations in these areas as well as in the worlds of business, information technology, politics and law.

Our commitment to educating graduates for the needs of professional life attracts high quality students from within the UK and around the globe.

Internationalisation, employability and sustainability are key elements in the University of Westminster’s vision for the future and we strive to ensure the very highest standards are met and maintained.

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