The week will begin with a 5k run on campus. Registration begins at 2:30 p.m. at the fountain, and the race begins at 3 p.m. Runners will be divided into male and female groups and also by " />
JACKSON, Tenn. – March 28, 2001 – Union University will hold its annual Wellness Week Tuesday, April 3 through Thursday, April 5 sponsored by Wellness Services.
The week will begin with a 5k run on campus. Registration begins at 2:30 p.m. at the fountain, and the race begins at 3 p.m. Runners will be divided into male and female groups and also by age groups. Each participant will receive a T-shirt, and the top three in each category will receive a prize.
Later that evening, a stretching and relaxation technique class will begin at 5:15 p.m. in the small gym. Participants are asked to wear loose and comfortable clothing and bring a towel.
Wednesday, April 4 there will be a Health Fair in the main gym where services such as cholesterol and blood pressure screening and vision and hearing testing will be offered to students.
A brown bag seminar titled “Stress Management” will conclude the week. Dr. Paul Deschenes will speak in Coburn Dining Hall at 12:15 p.m.
For more information, contact Wellness Services at (901) 661-5307.
Sara B. Horn,
Due to inclement weather, all Union campuses will be closed on Friday, March 6, with all classes canceled.
The wellness center will open at 10 a.m. and close at 8 p.m., and the aquatic center will be open from 1-3 p.m.
Friday's Preview Day has been canceled.
Brewer Dining Hall will be open from 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. on Friday. The Lex will be closed. No breakfast will be served.