Health and Wellness Committee

Health and Wellness Committee

This committee is dedicated to providing applicable resources for all Iowa State student’s success in regard to health and wellness. The members of this committee work with other ISU departments and Student Government Committees to form a cohesive alliance with the goal of enhancing the overall student experience!

What we do?

  • During the 2019-2020 school year, the committee’s focus is on the Body, Mind, and Soul
  • It is imperative to this committee that at the center of this triad be the consideration of culture and diversity so that we may provide the most comprehensive service for our vast population of students. 
  • Using education via social media outlets, and outreach events, this committee works tirelessly to make Iowa State a safe, healthy and inclusive space for all students. 
  • All students are encouraged to participate.

Initiatives/Goals for the committee this year:

  • Get Yourself Tested – GYT
    • Partners: Thielen Health Center, Student Wellness
  • TAO App – Therapy Assisted Online App
    • Partners: Student Counseling Services
  • Lifestyle Expo
    • Hosted by Recreation Services
  • Social Media Outreach
    • Any/All ISU Departments/Student Orgs
    • Exclusive looks at resources on campus relevant to students. Check out the videos!
  • Student Health Fund
    • Partners: Thielen Health Center, Student Wellness, Student Counseling Services

Committee Projects!

Raia Arbisi

Lifestyle Expo 2020

The Lifestyle Expo is an all in one event that allows students to learn about services and programs that can improve well-being through the Mind,

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Raia Arbisi

Student Wellness Tour Video

Exclusive Tour of Student Wellness at Iowa State. Visit to book a presentation for your club or department or to learn more about wellness on campus!

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Statement from the Committee Chair:

My goal is that this committee contributes to inclusive, sustainable, and relevant initiatives for all students. The health of a student’s body, mind, and soul as a whole is so important to their success at Iowa State. 

- Raia Arbisi


If you have any questions or would simply like to reach out to the director of the committee Raia Arbisi.


Meet the Health and Wellness Committee Chair

Raia Arbisi

Health and Wellness Committee Chair

Would like to submit an idea?

The committee would love to hear what you have in mind to help better elevate student lives at Iowa State University related to student health and wellness.