Category: Health and Wellness

WELLU Massages Available

Wellness Services is pleased to offer subsidized full-body therapeutic massage services for winter term starting next week.

Appointments are available for 50 minutes and cost $25 on campus and $27 at the YMCA.

Massages are available for all students and employees.

Students, staff and faculty must sign up to be eligible to schedule an appointment by contacting Erin Buenzli or 920-832-7190. Limit one per term.

Healthy Viking program

Our free personal training program is up and running either virtual or in person.

Meet Omar Ward: A behavior change agent dedicated to making others better and achieving lasting results. I look forward to working with you! Feel free to reach out with my contacts below. Open to students and employees. wardjro@lawrence.edu (317)-809-1686

Covid-19 Testing November 22

For those who will be on campus the week of Finals, testing will be made available on Monday, Nov. 22, 10am-5pm. Testing is not mandatory for that week.

D-Term

Testing will take place on Mondays during winter break on the following dates:  Nov. 29 and Dec. 6, 12-4pm. Testing is required for students and optional for employees over break.

As always, thanks to everyone in the community for your adherence to our health and safety protocols.

Appleton Covid-19 Health Clinic Offers Free Testing & Vaccines

The City of Appleton is now offering a new Health Clinic, which offers free testing and vaccines to our local community. There is no cost for the services, and no I.D. or insurance is required to participate. 

Testing services are available Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and walk-ins are welcome. You are encouraged to pre-register at https://register.covidconnect.wi.gov/en-US/. Vaccines, including 1st, 2nd, and booster doses, are available Thursdays from 9:00 a.m. to noon and 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. and Fridays from 7:00 a.m. to Noon. Walk-ins are welcome. All services are located at 2411 S. Kensington Drive in Appleton (there former Best Buy building).

If an employee needs to take advantage of these services, you can do so during work hours. Please work with your supervisor and/or others to make accommodations.

More information is available on the Wellness Services website.

Brighter Together Masks Available for Students, Faculty, and Staff

Lawrentians are dedicated to protecting the health and safety of our community,  and, as we come together again this academic year, it is more important than ever that we continue to Honor the Pledge to mitigate the spread of the virus.  In gratitude for your continued efforts to keep friends, classmates, students, and colleagues safe, all members of the Lawrence community will receive a Brighter Together mask.

Masks will be distributed by the end of the week to students in their campus mailbox.  If you do not receive a mask, students can reach out to Wellness Services at wellnessservices@lawrence.edu.

Faculty and staff can pick up masks (one per ID) at the Wellness Center desk starting today.  

When we Honor the Pledge by wearing our masks and checking our health daily, we keep our community safe. When we Honor the Pledge, we are brighter together.