Panther Well

Panther Well


PantherWELL Peer Health Educators are your resource for health topics made for students, by students.    Comprised of 15 undergraduates student leaders, the PantherWELL Peer Health Educators provide fun and interactive programs on a number of health topics at Pitt to support the HealthyU initiatives and mission of Student Health Service.    Follow us on Twitter and Facebook!     Look for us each week in Tower’s Lobby!


How to Request a Program

If your organization or residential facility would like to request a program, please download and complete our request form.   CLICK HERE  to review our available programs and descriptions.   CLICK HERE to access the request form.   You can return a hard copy to The Office of Health Education and Promotion, located in the Wellness Center in Nordenberg Hall.   You can also email an electronic form to the PantherWELL supervisor at mes249@pitt.edu.    Please submit requests at least two weeks in advance of your earliest requested date.

Are you interested in a program topic that’s not listed, or is your organization having a wellness or health event and you’d like PantherWELL to be involved?    Please contact the PantherWELL Supervisor, Megan Stahl at mes249@pitt.edu or 412-383-1830 for inquiries.


How to I become a PantherWELL?


PantherWELL is currently hiring for the fall 2017-spring 2018 academic year!   The application is now available online through Pitt Source!

To apply, please do the following:

  1. Go to https://www.pittsource.com/postings/129035
  2. Select “Apply to this Job”
  3. If you have an account already, log in to complete the application.   If not, please create an account by following the instructions.
  4. Complete all of the questions for application and submit the application, resume and cover letter for consideration.

The deadline to apply for consideration is noon, February 17th, 2017.   Interviews will be conducted in the spring semester.   Students will begin the position in August 2017.   PHEs do not need to be in a particular major or program for consideration, but must have a minimum 3.0 GPA at time of application and be a full time under graduate student.

CLICK HERE  to see our PantherWell Recruitment Flyer.


ZUMBATHON


PantherWELL’s Annual Zumbathon Registration is open!


Zumbathon will take place on Sunday February 19, from 12 noon until 3:30pm at the WPU assembly room.   The time includes two Zumba sessions and one yoga cool down session.


Registration is $10/individual.   For groups of 10 or more that register together, the rate is discounted to $8/person (for group discount all participants must be registered together and total amount due must be submitted with registration form).   ALL proceeds from the event will be donated to Pittsburgh Action Against Rape (PAAR).

For individual registration form, CLICK HERE.


For group registration form, CLICK HERE.


Registration is payable by cash only.   Please return completed registration forms and registration fee to The Office of Health Education and Promotion (room 203) of the Wellness Center in Nordenberg Hall during our business hours Mon-Fri 8:30a-5p.   Registrations that are received by 5pm Friday, January 27th will get a free t-shirt the day of the event.


For questions, please contact the Office of Health Education and Promotion at 412-383-1830.


CLICK HERE  to see our Zumbathon Flyer.