Wellness Calendar And Events
Welcome to the Panther Wellness Calendar and Events Page! As directed by Florida Tech's Wellness Committee, our goals are to:
- Engage employees in activities that positively affect their sense of well-being.
- Educate employees on health and wellness topics.
- Provide tools to empower employees and their families to obtain the best outcomes for their health care needs.
2/1/2023 Start of Weekly Meditation in the Garden
Evans Library is hosting weekly Meditations in the Garden every Wednesday starting 2/1/2023. Join us for a guided practice incorporating light stretching, yoga breathing, and meditation. Quiet your mind. Be present. Be mindful.
Please bring a yoga mat, towel, or meditation pillow.
For more information, please visit ENGAGE and search under Evans Library or Human Resources.
Strive Onsite $10 Reward available for eligible employees and spouses on Florida Tech's Medical Plan who complete the following instructions:
- Attend 8 sessions from 2/1/2023 to 4/26/2023.
Noon to 12:30 PM - Botanical Garden Gazebo
2/1/2023 Outdoor Yoga Series Spring 2023
Panther Wellness has partnered with the Clemente Center to offer this class to faculty, staff, and students without signing up for Clemente Gym membership on 2/1/2023, 3/1/2023, and 4/5/2023 at 5:30 PM. Waiver Required. For more information and to register, please log in to ENGAGE:
5:30 PM Crawford Green by Gleason
2/11/2023 Spring into Fitness Challenge Begins!
Join Florida Tech's Team!
Event Period - February 11, 2023 through April 1, 2023.
Join Florida Tech's Team and show our community how Florida Tech is FIT! Local cities, organizations, and community groups in Brevard County are challenging their citizens to get involved in a healthy competition.
Registration is through Eventbrite - https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2023-running-zone-spring-into-fitness-challenge-registration-tickets-483385036657. Be sure to join Florida Tech’s Team!
Onsite $10 Reward available for eligible employees and spouses on Florida Tech’s Medical Plan who complete the following instructions:
- Register through Eventbrite with Florida Tech Team.
- Participate throughout the 8 week challenge period.
To see what is scheduled in the community, please see the:
Spring into Fitness Activity Schedule 2023.
4/13/2023 Brevard Corporate 5K
Show your Panther Pride and join Florida Tech's team to run/walk the Brevard Corporated 5K at the Melbourne Orlando International Airport. Strive Reward of $10 available for eligible employees and spouses who complete the 5K.
Register at https://runsignup.com/Race/Info/FL/Melbourne/Corporate5K.
Cost: $35.00 + $4.60 processing fee. Price increases starting 4/1/2023.
4/20/2023 Planning Ahead for Retirement
This training will help you list out things to consider for your retirement. We’ll walk you through questions to personalize your retirement decisions and give you some assessment tools.
Strive Onsite $10 Reward available for eligible employees and spouses on Florida Tech’s Medical Plan who complete the following instructions:
1. Register through ENGAGE to register for this event with RFL EAP.
2. Watch the webinar.
3. Complete the quiz and obtain a score of 80%. Multiple tries are permitted.
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Upcoming Financial Wellness Webinar
TIAA offers a wide range of webinars
Go to tiaa.org/webinars
3/21/2023 SageView Webinar - Healthy Financial Habits
Join this webinar to discuss:
- Automating Healthy Financial Habits
- Debt Management and Prioritizing Your Savings
- Keep Your Future in Sight
SageView 2023 Q1 Workshop Flyer
2:00 PM ET
3/28/2023 How Close Are You to Reaching Your Retirement Goals
Presented by Richard Phelan, Sr. Retirement Consultant, Lincoln Financial Group
During this seminar we will discuss:
- Are you on track to meet your goals?
- How to prepare to retire with confidence
- Highlights of Social Security and Medicare
Here is a link to an 18m23s video that covers the content for those who cannot attend in person - https://www.brainshark.com/1/player/lfg?pi=zGJz4JnaBzjZlz0&r3f1=&fb=0
Light lunch provided.
RSVP through ENGAGE. Event limited to 50, so register early to avoid disappointment.
12:00 - 1:00 PM John and Martha Hartley Room, Denius Student Center
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Brevard Corporate 5K
Panther Wellness Videos!
Stretch Safely with Pete the Panther!
A Trip to the Mediterranean
Keeping it Simple For Success in 2022