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Health and Wellness Living Learning Community

  • The Health and Wellness Living Learning Community (LLC) is located in Suites on Maple East.

    LLC highlights

    • Share experiences with fellow residents and upperclassmen in your college/major.
    • Join the Students Opting for Alcohol and Drug Responsibility (SOAR) club in the SOAR Spot, located on the second floor and work with them to have substance-free fun and take advantage of student leadership opportunities.
      • Students may also choose to live in our substance-free housing area on the second floor of Suites on Maple East.
    • Access to specialized equipment in your hall.
      • The Health and Wellness Resource room that has items for various health and wellness related majors, including a full-size skeleton, anatomically correct torso, scale, and blood pressure cuff. 
      • Relax, be still, and explore your mind in our Mindfulness resource room. There are pillows, a stereo, and computer to assist you in your mental exploration. 

    Clusters in this LLC

    • Wellness: Provides an environment for students to make healthy lifestyle choices while supporting their well-being
    • Food and Nutrition: Bring and expand your knowledge outside the classroom with others of similar interests through activities within Maple East
    • Kinesiology, Health and Sport Science: Network with your peers while learning about promoting health, fitness, and physical activity
    • Mindfulness: With access to the Mindfulness resource room, students can learn and practice ways to reduce stress and increase confidence while fostering a more compassionate attitude toward themselves and others
    • Nursing and Allied Health: Allows those in the field to continue their education outside the classroom through various initiatives and access to specialized equipment

    Resource Room list

    Living Learning Partners

    Dr. Sally McCombie

    Health and Human Services

    sally.mccombie@iup.edu

    Nicole Dann-Payne

    Food and Nutrition

    dann.payne@iup.edu

    Dr. Kim Weiner

    Counseling Center

    kim.weiner@iup.edu

    Ann Sesti 

    Alcohol, Tobacco, and other Drugs

    ann.sesti@iup.edu

    Sara Dillon

    Health and Wellness Promotion

    S.C.Dillon@iup.edu

    Dr. Stephanie Taylor-Davis

    Food and Nutrition

    stdavis@iup.edu

    Susan Graham

    The Haven Project

    Susan.Graham@iup.edu

    Dr. Elaine Little

    Nursing and Allied Health

    E.B.Little@iup.edu