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Spring 2016 - Week 4


Here's what's going on...

Institute Resources

Institute Affiliated Center Director

Dr. David Boyns

Institute for Community Health and Wellbeing

The Institute Wellbeing Team conducted an interview with Dr. David Boyns about his health and wellbeing activities. This is the first in a series of interviews with CSUN center directors...
Find out what Dr. Boyns says and more by reading the Full Interview HERE


Alpha Kappa Delta Student and Faculty Symposium is looking for work being done by CSUN students and faculty in areas related to wellbeing.

Submission deadline is March 4th

See flyer for more details 

Research Study

Seeking participants for a research study examining mindfulness practice.

Please see flyer for more details
For more information contact Dr. Ivor Weiner:

Volunteer Opportunities available at The Institute and in Canoga Park


Work to create a Food Recovery Program to reduce food waste and fight hunger within the CSUN and surrounding communities.

For more information contact:


Open use to the public. Please feel free to exchange books for your reading pleasure! Located in the North Courtyard of Santa Susana Hall 

To donate, or if you have any questions please swing by SN 115 or email

Be sure to make use of the Lactation Spaces around campus like this one in SN104! Click image to view map of other Lactation Spaces on the CSUN campus


External Resources

Activate your Heart

Feb 27 - April 16th
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Northridge Hospital Medical Center - Auditorium
18300 Roscoe Blvd, Northridge CA 91325
See flyer for details

Metro’s 2016 Active Transportation Summit

Tuesday March 1st
from 8:00am – 9:00am.
Summit starts promptly at 9:00am and ends at 12:35pm.
Metro Headquarters One Gateway Plaza

90012 Metro Board Room, 3rd floor
Los Angeles, CA 
FREE Senior Wellness Workshop
Thursday, February 11th:
Thursday, February 18th: Dementia Care—Music & Memory
Thursday, February 25th: Physical Activity for Seniors
Thursday, March 3rd: Dietary Guidelines
Las Palmas Park
505 S. Huntington St., San Fernando, Ca. 91340 (818) 898-7340
Non-Fatal Strangulation: What Our Community Should Know

Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016 2 - 5 pm
Community Resource Center Auditorium
44151 15th Street West, Lancaster, CA 93534 (North Side Entrance)
See Flyer for Details
The Blend

- Every Wednesday
- 9:30AM-11:30AM
- Veterans Resource Center, USU, CSUN
-See flyer for more details
QTPOC Conversations

- Every Monday
- 7PM-9PM
-Click HERE for link to chat
-See flyer for more details
Education on the Edge

- February 18th
- 7PM-8:30PM
- Northridge Center, USU, CSUN
-See flyer for more details
National College Health Assessment
Take the survey and make a difference at CSUN
Over 50 winners with various prizes
Click HERE to learn more.
QTPOC Conversations

- Twice a month on select Wednesdays
- 4PM-5PM
- Santa Susana Room, USU, CSUN
-See flyer for more details
100 Citizen Mobile Truck 

Several multiple dates and locations. 
See flyer for details!
Eclipse Symposium
- March 19th
- 9:00AM-4:00PM
- Johnson Auditorium, CSUN
-Click HERE for more details!
QTPOC Conversations

- Every Monday
-Feb 15 - April 11
- 5:30PM-6:30PM
- Santa Susana Room, USU, CSUN
-See flyer for more details
February 18-19,
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel (near LAX Airport)
6161 West Centinela Ave Culver City, CA 90230
Register HERE

Weekly Words for Wellbeing

On behalf of Presidents Day
“Those who dare to fail miserably can achieve greatly.”

- John F. Kennedy

Test how well you know about Presidents Day HERE

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