Student Health Services

WELLNESS EDUCATION






Peer Educators

Peer Educators are undergraduate students who work at the Office of Wellness Education. Peer Educators create programs to promote living well at WCU. These initiatives include blogging, Facebook posts, and events such as Zumba nights, Sexual Health Jeopardy, Partner Yoga, and stress management programs.

Check out our calendar of events to see our upcoming programs!

 

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2013-2014 Peer Educators

 

WCU peer educator 1

Name: Samantha Tatulli

Year: Senior

Major: Public Health

Favorite Healthy Habit: "Exercise! I love Zumba (I'm an instructor!) and I also love to go for walks."

Favorite place to be active on/around campus: "The Rec Center - it's beautiful! Also, I love running outside."

 

Devonna

Name: DeVonna Smith

Year: Junior

Major: Communicative Disorders

Favorite Healthy Habit: "Exercising in the Rec Center (Zumba preferably)."

Favorite Place to be active on/around campus: "The Rec Center!"

Stephen

Name: Stephen Clark

Year: Junior

Major: Anthropology

Favorite Healthy Habit: "My favorite healthy habit is lifting weights."

Favorite Place to be active on/around campus: "The Rec Center."

WCU Peer Educator 4

 

Name: Erica Vasquez

Year: Junior

Major: Public Health

Favorite Healthy Habit: "Walking or running into town since it's so beautiful!"

Favorite Place to be active on/around campus: "The brand new Rec Center - the outdoor yoga part is great."

 

Female, Jordan peer educator

 

Name: Jordan Buckley

Year: Junior

Major: Public Health: Health Promotion

Favorite Healthy Habit: "Doing meditative exercises and drinking lots of tea."

Favorite place to be active on/around campus: "Either the new Rec Center or the Gordon Natural Area, it's a toss up!"

 

 

Mael, Matt peer educator

Name: Matthew Keller

Year: Sophomore

Major: Geography & Planning; Studio Art Minor

Favorite healthy habit: "My favorite healthy habit is having good hygiene."  

Favorite place on campus to be active: "My favorite place to be active on campus is the Gordon Natural Area."  

 

WCU Peer Educator 8

Name: Andrew Ramirez

Year: Junior

Major: Middle Grades Education

Favorite Healthy Habit: "My favorite healthy habit is exercising and being active!"

Favorite Place to be active on/around campus:

 "The Rec Center and the academic quad."