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 at PantherWELL@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 hiring begins each spring for the fall of the following academic year.   PantherWELLs do not need to be a particular major to apply, but to be considered for the position they must be full time undergraduate students, and have a minimum 3.0 GPA.   Students are expected to serve the entire academic year in their position. PantherWELLs are hired on an annual basis.

Applications for the fall 2018-spring 2019 academic year are expected to open mid- December 2017 with the deadline to apply in February 2018.   More information will be available soon.   The position will be posted on Pitt Source.   If you would like to be added to an interest list to be notified when the applications open, or if you have any additional questions about the position, please email Megan Stahl, PantherWELL Supervisor at mes249@pitt.edu.


ZUMBATHON


Zumbathon is PantherWELL’s annual philanthropic event to support a local charity—all proceeds are donated!   Thank you to everyone who made Zumbathon 2017 a success!

Zumbathon 2018 will be on February 19th, 2018 from 12-3pm in the O’Hara Ballroom.   The event will include Zumba sessions, as well as a final session of yoga.   Check in will begin at 11:30am.


Registration will open Jan 3rd, 2018.   Participants who pre-register by February 1st will get a free t-shirt!   Registration is $10 per person, payable by cash only.   Groups of 10 or more that register together is $8 per person.


To register please complete our registration form and return to room 203 of the Wellness Center (Mon-Fri 8:30a-5pm).


For individual registration form, CLICK HERE.


For group registration form, CLICK HERE.