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Peer Wellness Educators are an integral part of an overall strategy to create a health promoting university. Their role is to enhance student success by increasing access to wellness information, teaching health-enhancing skills, and advocating for a culture of wellness

Peer Wellness Educator Role: (5 positions)

  • Facilitating educational wellness programs for students
  • Implementing and evaluating evidence-based strategies to address health and well-being
  • Creating and disseminating wellness campaign messages on a variety of topics
  • Collaborating with student organizations and other groups to build capacity and culture of well being.
  • Promoting Student Recreation & Wellness services and programs, along with other wellness resources on campus.

Senior Peer Wellness Educator Role (2 positions)

  • Facilitating educational wellness programs for students
  • Implementing and evaluating evidence-based strategies to address health and well-being
  • Creating and disseminating wellness campaign messages on a variety of topics
  • Collaborating with student organizations and other groups to build capacity and culture of well being.
  • Promoting Student Recreation & Wellness services and programs, along with other wellness resources on campus.
  • Managing medical supplies for Peer Health Advocates in the Residence Halls
  • Supporting student staff training
  • Overseeing wellness events and hours tracking

Positions for the 2018-19 academic year are currently filled.

 For more information, contact Juliana Kahrs at kahrsj@uwosh.edu

 

 

Contact Us

Student Health Center
Radford Hall, First Floor
777 Algoma Boulevard
studenthealth@uwosh.edu
Phone: (920) 424-2424
Fax: (920) 424-1769

Spring Interim Hours
Monday: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Tuesday: 10:00am - 4:30pm
Wednesday: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Thursday: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Friday: 8:00am - 4:30pm