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.
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, September 22 and 23 - The next session is planned for January 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 firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.