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Wellness Week 2019 (NYC)

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Overcome FOMO. Delete those DMs. Get HIV tested. All this week, we’re focusing on encouraging wellness—and you’re invited! Keep an eye on the Pace Insta account for a chance to win prizes, too.

Monday, February 25

Wheel vs. Reality: An Opportunity for Healing
12:10 p.m.–1:10 p.m. | Bianco Room
The Color of Fear is a groundbreaking documentary about race relations in America. Come for a special screening and discussion about the barriers and stigma regarding mental health in communities of color, facilitated by the Counseling Center and Alpha Kappa Alpha (Rho Theta Chapter).

60 Seconds to a Quieter Mind
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. | Bianco Room
The Student Accessibility Services (SAS) is leading a workshop on how to integrate mindfulness into your daily routine. Learn real, concrete tips that may help you!

Tuesday, February 26

Instagram vs. Reality: Healthy Relationships in the Age of Social Media
12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. | Bianco Room
In the age of social media, dating has become more complex than ever. Learn how to navigate healthy relationships from the Counseling Center with a discussion and live demonstration on how to facilitate healthier communications.

Stress Relief Yoga Practice
3:25 p.m.–4:25 p.m. | Schimmel Lobby
Active Minds is inviting Pace staff member Shannon Haick to lead a yoga class! Break out your mat and de-stress by perfecting your Downward Dog.

Wednesday, February 27

Overcoming FOMO in College
11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. | Beekman Lounge, 1st Floor
Everyone deals with that dreaded Fear of Missing Out (FOMO) feeling. With so many events happening on campus and studying to get done, it’s inevitable. But there are ways to fight it! All students are welcome to this workshop—not just Beekman residents.

Know Your Status: HIV Testing
12:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. | 41 Park Row, 9th Floor
On-campus STI and HIV testing and on-site screenings for PEP and PrEP will be conducted with Mount Sinai staff, brought to you by the Counseling Center and the LGBTQA and Social Justice Center.

Adulting 101: The Challenges of College Life
12:10 p.m.–1:10 p.m. | 41 Park Row, Room 913
Featuring a panel of speakers from the TRIO program, the Office of Multicultural Affairs (ōMA), the Counseling Center, and the Center for Academic Excellence (CAE), you’ll learn how to navigate and better deal with the challenges of college and life after college.

Don’t forget to keep your eye on the official Pace University Instagram account for a chance to win giveaways all this week!