Blue Zones Project is a community well-being initiative designed to unite our worksites, grocery stores, restaurants, schools and residents toward one common goal: making healthy choices easier.
Join Blue Zones Project Wednesday, Nov. 14, for a presentation by national speaker Nick Buettner about improving well-being across campus. Meet members of the Blue Zones team and other WVU faculty, staff, and students invested in changing the culture of health.
The Food and Friends @ 5 Celebration will be held from 5:00 to 7 p.m. at the Erickson Alumni Center. Refreshments and healthy snacks will provided.
RSVP for the Blue Zones Project community transformation presentation: https://go.bluezonesproject.com/wvu
The Council for Women's Concerns is accepting nominations for the Mary Catherine Buswell Award. This accolade, established in 1978, honors a person who has shown a dedication to the advancement of women. The award winner will receive $500 for travel, supplies, salary supplement or any other use commensurate with WVU policies. Nominations must be submitted by March 1.
In the spirit of the Valentine’s Day season the WVU LaunchLab, in conjunction with the WVU IDEA Hub, will host the I Heart IDEA Hub Pitch Challenge Feb.13 at 5 p.m. in Room 413, Evansdale Crossing. Applications for the I Heart IDEA Hub Pitch Challenge open today (Jan. 14) and close Jan. 28.
New research from West Virginia University suggests a widely used index to assess hospital patients’ risk of readmission may have a blind spot.