Wolfpack Way of Life: NC State Wellness Fair

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 | 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM | Talley State Ballroom Staff, Faculty and Students are invited to attend NC State’s second annual Wolfpack Way of Life Wellness Fair on February 21, 2018 from 11:00 AM- 2:00 PM in the Talley Student Union State Ballroom. This event will showcase our Wolfpack Wellness program and will Read More »

Flu Season Updates

Numbers of confirmed influenza (flu) cases continue to rise in North Carolina causing the 2017-2018 Flu Season to be one of the worst in recent years. Due to the high level of activity this flu season, we want to provide you with some information. What is influenza (flu)? The flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by Read More »

Check. Change. Control®

NC State Human Resources has partnered with the North Carolina State Health Plan and the American Heart Association to offer NC State Staff and Faculty Check. Change. Control®, a free evidence-based blood pressure monitoring program. The purpose of this program is to eliminate high blood pressure as a health disparity among Americans and help achieve the Read More »

Be Financially Fit in 2018

The beginning of each year is a time for reflection as well as a chance to set personal goals for a successful New Year. When midnight rang and 2018 entered, what were your New Year’s resolutions? Did you resolve to get healthy, exercise more, or lose weight?  When planning your resolutions for the new year, Read More »

Financial Wellness

NC State is dedicated to helping our staff and faculty be financially well. Financial Wellness is one of NC State’s Six Elements of Wellness and critically important to one’s overall well being. Our goal is to help educate and empower staff and faculty for financial success by having a variety of available resources.  In addition to benefits Read More »

2017 Eat Smart, Move More, Maintain, Don’t Gain Holiday Challenge!

This holiday season, the only thing that should be “stuffed” is the turkey.  Many Americans gain between 1 and 5 pounds each holiday season. While it may not sound like much, most people never manage to lose these extra pounds. Last year’s ESMMWL Holiday Challenge was the largest challenge to date. Over 15,600 participants from all 50 Read More »

Annual Enrollment is here…

This year’s Annual Enrollment (AE) for benefits is September 30 – October 31, 2017. Changes made during the AE period will become effective January 1, 2018. There are several important changes to be aware of this year: State Health Plan Updates All State Health Plan members will be defaulted to the 70/30 plan for 2018.  Employees Read More »

Wolfpack Wellness Power Lunch Series

NC State Dining, Human Resources, and University Recreation are proud to partner and offer the Wolfpack Wellness Power Lunch Series starting Fall 2017. This lunchtime series is designed to promote staff and faculty health and well-being. Employees will have the opportunity to learn from both on-campus and expert speakers about various wellness topics, network, and Read More »

2017 Flu Shot Clinics

The flu vaccination is the best way to protect yourself and those around you from contracting the flu virus. The CDC recommends everyone six (6) months and older receive a yearly flu vaccination as the first and most important step in protecting against the flu. HR- Benefits is sponsoring appointment and walk-in flu vaccination clinics across Read More »

2017 NC State Wellness Champion Application: Now Open

If you have a special interest in creating a culture of wellness in your college, unit, or department, apply to be an NC State Wellness Champion! Serving as a wellness champion is a great opportunity for individuals to make thier organization a healthier workplace. Wellness Champions work to promote wellness, lead activities for their colleagues, Read More »