This initiative is run by botany and zoology grad students and faculty with the goal of providing better mental health support to grad students. We host stress-relieving events, wellness workshops, provide access to teaching faculty mentors, and advocate for your mental wellness to the departments. Find out more here.

ABOUT THE BOTANY AND ZOOLOGY WELLNESS INITIATIVE

Graduate Wellness Symposium

Activities: 3pm

Beginners Yoga instructed by Timerlane Cakmak (Rm 303)

Participate in a beginner-level yoga class! We'll supply mats, so no need to bring your own (unless you really want to use your own yoga mat).

 

Waacking led by Astro Zhu (Rm 224)

What is waacking? It's a form of dance created in the LGBT clubs of LA in the 1970s.

 

Paint-a-Pot-a-Plant with Haley Branch (Rm 225)

Step 1. Paint a pot.

Step 2. Pot a plant.

Step 3. Enjoy your painted potted plant.

 

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