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five students who live well

five students who live well

Here’s a story of a Purdue student who stays physically active through the medium of dance

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February 2

Physical Activity Fair
Powered by Healthy Purdue 2010 Physical Activity Committee


11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Purdue Memorial Union, Room 118
Free and open to the public


Check out information on Purdue WorkLife Programs, Purdue Rack and Roll, Hodson's Bay, Ismail Center, Coalition for Living Well After 50, University Place, Westminster, Purdue Extension, Recreational Sports Center, Wabash River Runner's Club, Miracles Fitness, and Newtone Fitness. Also, stop by and assess your fitness from the Department of Health Kinesiology, "Ask the Pharmacist", and test your muscular endurance at the push-up/sit-up station. For more information contact Lane Yahiro at or (765)496-6449


February 2

Nutrition and Physical Activity Symposium: Environmental and Policy Approaches to Promoting Healthy Eating and Physical Activity in Indiana Communities
Powered by Healthy Planet 2010 Nutrition and Physical Activity Committees


1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Stewart Center, Rooms 302
Free and open to the public

Web access will also be available to view speaker presentations

Consideration of the impact of environmental factors and policies on health and health behaviors is crucial component to enabling individuals and communities to improve nutrition and increase physical activity. This symposium will feature several speakers to increase awareness of national, state and local efforts to promote healthy eating and physical activity in the community using environmental and policy approaches. Additional time will be provided for questions and discussion during a panel presentation during the latter part of the symposium. For more information contact Amy  Mobley at or (765) 496-9462; or Phil Troped at or (765) 496-9486



Walk to the Moon Challenge

Walk to the Moon Challenge

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Local committee:
Lane Yahiro, chair, Ismail Center
Tarra Hodge, chair, Ismail Center
Julie Huetteman, WorkLife Programs
Spencer Hartstea, CFS Learning Community
Allison Bryan, Technical Assistance Program

Global committee:

Phil Troped, chair, Health and Kinesiology