Peer Education

The Wellness Connection peer educators contribute to the safety and well-being of campus by presenting to classes, organizations, Greek Life, departments, athletic teams, and other groups. They encourage students to be engaged bystanders and better navigate the colleigate experience.

Get Involved

Peer educators gain communication, leadership, public speaking, teamwork, and presenation skills. Upon completion of training, peer educators have the opportunity to assist in creating presentations, develoing scripts, and presenting and attending national and regional peer education related conferences with the Wellness Conneciton.

Peer educators present on various wellness topics, including nutrition, alcohol and other drugs, bystander intervention, and sexual health.

Peer Education Training Weekend

  • Date: Saturday and Sunday, March 2 - 3, 2019
  • Time: Noon - 6 PM (Must attend both dates to become certified.)
  • Location: Student Recreation Center Conference Room
  • Cost: FREE

While students are peer educators, they are required to attend a 1-hour meeting each week or complete a 1-hour office hour each week in the Wellness Connection.

Contact Faith DeNardo at faithy@bgsu.edu for more information.

Spring 2018 Peer Education Training Weekend Enrollment Form

Full Name:

Year in School: 

Mailing Address:

Day Phone:   Cell Phone:   

Email:
 

Do you plan to be an active peer educator after this training?

Yes No Not Sure

 

Are you able to commit to two presentations per semester?

Yes No Not Sure

 

Wellness Area(s) of Interest:

Why do you want to participate in this training?




Contact the Wellness Connection or call 419.372.WELL (9355) with questions 
regarding the submission process.