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Employee Wellness Ambassadors help to promote and share information about the Employee Wellness offerings for faculty and staff. Ambassadors are located throughout several Kent State departments and regional campuses.  

What does it mean to be healthy? Join us on Thurs., Jan. 24 from noon - 1 p.m. for this lunch and learn event.  Our presenter will be Sandra Bishop from IMPACT Solutions. Bishop will review behaviors and beliefs that make up a healthy life, including:


This 28-day program is designed to help you start every day with a nutritious breakfast. While breakfast is often skipped to accommodate our busy schedules, it doesn't have to take a lot of time to put together a complete and nutritious meal that will power you through the day.


The Division of Human Resources is proud to announce its first-ever Employee Appreciation Week. Join us for a seven-day extravaganza chock full of activities and events, and gifts and prizes for KSU faculty/staff and their families, March 3 - 9, 2019. Some activities include the following:

Kent State University’s Employee Wellness Office is pleased to co-host its spring car seat safety inspection on Tuesday, June 20, from 3-6 p.m. at Kent State’s Child Development Center parking lot located at 775 Loop Rd. in Kent.

Kent State University’s Smoke-Free, Tobacco-Free policy takes effect July 1, 2017.

Accordingly, the university offers a comprehensive list of resources, contact information and eligibility requirements for smoking cessation services for university employees.

Weight Watchers at Work continues to be offered year-round and available to all full and part-time employees, family members and Kent State students. Individuals may choose from one of two discounted programs.

LawRoom is coming to Kent State University this summer. The online application is Everfi's Learning Management System (LMS) that offers online, award-winning training and development courses. The training provides faculty and staff with important skills related to building interpersonal awareness in an inclusive workplace, using interactive scenarios.

Get On the Move and earn valuable wellness points with lunchtime yoga for faculty and staff. Yoga is offered Tuesdays from 12:15-1 p.m. and Thursdays from 1:15 -2 p.m. 

Kent State University’s Student Recreation and Wellness Center offers Free Fridays for all Kent State faculty and staff.