Student Health and Wellness Programs

Events

Student Health and Wellness Programs (SHWP) at the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo occasionally hosts workshops and learning events. Check this page for up-to-date listings of upcoming events.

6th Annual Health & Wellness Day Fair, November 15th, 2023

Thank you everybody who attended our 6th Annual Health and Wellness Day Fair!

The purpose of this event was to spread Health and Wellness based on the 8 dimensions of wellbeing: emotional, physical, occupational, social, spiritual, intellectual, environmental, and financial.

The following organizations made our event possible

Aloe Kine Smoothies, Big Island Grindz, the College of Agriculture, Counseling Services, Credit Union Hawaii, Forestry and Natural Resources, Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy, Marcy Morales with Doterra, Hui Mālama Ola Nā ‘Ōiwi, Naluhia Floats, Nicoccos, Restorative Massage School, Saladmasters, Starbucks, Sweet Cane Cafe, Thai Smile Food Truck, Tokunaga’s, Vegan Shop.

Rec Well provided free gym bags and towels to the first 50 participants along with complimentary refreshments from the smoothie bike, College of Ag brought free plant starts for the garden, Counseling Services brought their advice and support for students, CU Hawaii had a financial support and a prize wheel to spin, Marcy with Doterra had samples of essential oils to lift moods and health, the registered nutritionist with Hui Mālama brought useful information on proper diet, the team from College of Pharmacy provided a whole host of physical health tests, Naluhia Floats brought great information and generously donated floatation therapy sessions, Nicoccos generously donated gelato gift certificates, Restorative Massage School set up two tables and gave massages to students, Saladmasters provided amazing healthy cake and salads, Sweet Cane Café brought their one of kind sugar cane juice, Togunaga’s made a generous donation of thermoses.

Aloe Kine Smoothies, Big Island Grindz, and Thai Smile Food Truck sold their delicious and healthy foods and drinks.

New Program Annoucement - CampusWell

Campus Well Program Logo

We are very excited to announce our newest program to the Student Health and Wellness called CampusWell. CampusWell is a health and wellness initiative for, universities, colleges and high schools located in the US and Canada. CampusWell's mission is to assist in spreading the word of the eight dimensions of wellness and wellbeing. It shares the importance of student's wellbeing which can have a positive impact on their academic performance.

You will find amazing articles that are researched and reviewed by experts in the field such as; recipes, cooking and fitness videos, health and wellness tips and more! In order to view CampusWell, tap or scan the QR Code below:

Campus Well QR Code

For more information and to view other upcoming programs, please visit Campus Recreation Home page