CAMPUS NOTICE

OFFICE OF THE CHANCELLOR

MAY 20, 2013

ALL ACADEMICS AND STAFF AT UC SAN DIEGO

SUBJECT:    UC Walks Event on Wednesday, May 21

The 5th annual UC Walks event will be held on Wednesday, May 21, 2014. This is a system-wide event in recognition of National Employee Health and Fitness Month, and all campuses are encouraged to get out and walk. Last year we had a combined total of 5,485 UC employees participate! Every year we aim to exceed the previous number. This short video highlights last year:
http://video214.com/play/V0kkWTPzIL0I87uMGECFiw/s/dark. In an effort to foster the UC Healthy Culture mission, we encourage our Faculty and Staff to take a short walk around our beautiful campus.

Details of the event are:

Wednesday, May 21, 2014
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Town Square

Group led walks at 11:30 a.m., Noon, and 12:30 p.m.

Free T-shirts will be provided to the first 500 faculty and staff members. Please bring your campus card (employee ID), to receive a shirt. The event includes free screenings for BMI, blood pressure and body composition, and campus health and wellness resources will be on site to answer questions and provide information. This is a “UC Living Well” eligible event.

For more information, go to:
http://blink.ucsd.edu/HR/services/support/health/ucwalks.html



Pradeep K. Khosla
Chancellor