Friday Walk and Talks

5 Oct 2017

Friday October 6th ISU WellBeing will continue with Friday Walk & Talks! .Every Friday at 12:15 an ISU WellBeing representive will be leading mile long walks through various parts of campus. This is a great opportunity to escape the office,exercise, or chat with new friends. These weekly walks will end for the year with a final walk on November 17th.

This is a great way to earn 100 Adventure2 points - simply attend five out of the eight walks (including Cyday Friday) to earn your points!

Cyday Friday Walk - fun was had by MANY!

03 Oct 2017

Last Friday September 29th approximately 200 employees came out for the annual Cyday Friday employee fun walk! It was a beautiful fall day for a one mile jaunt around central campus, with special guest President Allen. Before the walk even started there was mayhem... a scurry to be one of the first 100 people there sporting ISU gear to get a FREE Cyday Friday water bottle! If you missed out on a chance for the water bottle - employees were encouraged to put their name in for a drawing - eight lucky people got special Cyday Friday prizes for attending!

Shifting Perspectives and Transforming The Way You Think About Foods

28 Sep 2017

Join us Tuesday, October 3 from 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. in the Pioneer Room at the Memorial Union for this informative session provided by Dana Notte, MS, RD, CD. All ISU employees and students are welcome to attend.

Open Streets this Sunday!!

27 Sep 2017

Healthiest Ames is hosting the 5th Open Streets - Sunday October 1st 1:00pm – 4:00pm! Open Streets has a really cool concept – closing down Main Street to automobile traffic and opening it to the community. This local event boasts free fun activities for all ages such as : Zumba, rock wall climbing, Pickle ball, Big Wheel Races, Bike Rodeo, ping pong, and Cy will be there!

2017 Local Foods Festival Success!

25 Sep 2017

Thank you to all who came out and participated in the third annual Local Foods Festival Tuesday morning! The gloomy morning weather did not deter people from attending and sporting their Local Foods Festival reusable bag – made from recycled PET (#1) plastic! The reusable bag wasn’t the only staple of the event – organic suckers, fresh pretzels, free water bottles, and even local Honeybees were there!

Local Foods Festival 2017!

1 Sep 2017

The Local Foods Festival is back again for its third annual event! The event begins Tuesday, September 19 from 9:30 AM - 1:30 pm. This Farmers Market style event boasts locally grown and produced food, free samples, and over 25 vendors! We hope everyone comes out to enjoy their adventure in tasting - it should be delicious.

Don't Miss out on the Local Foods Festival 2017!!

05 Sep 2017

The third-annual Local Foods Festival will start at 9:30 a.m. and run until 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 19! Last year we had a record-breaking attendance of 2,500 ISU employees and students, and we’re hoping to have a great turn out again this year!

Cyday Friday success sparks weekly campus walks!!

13 Oct 2016

On Friday, September 30th, 136 employees were seen walking around central campus adorned in their favorite ISU gear. They were gathered for ISU WellBeing’s first Cyday Friday Walk.

Local Food Festival Brings Farmers Market to Campus!

20 Sep 2016

This Tuesday over 2,500 employees and students passed through the Local Food Festival on central campus. The farmer’s market feel offered participants a break from the cafeteria, coffee shop, and food truck climate on campus. The event truly was “An Adventure  in Eating.”