Health Fair returning to Binghamton University

2014-03-13

BINGHAMTON, NY – Binghamton University Dining Services by Sodexo will host its 8th annual health fair in partnership with the Department of Campus Recreation from 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 25, in the Recreation Center, East Gym. The event will be hosted in collaboration with food vendors, community businesses and organizations, and other groups and individuals at the University, in recognition of National Nutrition Month.

"Leveraging partnerships with key campus entities such as Campus Recreation is a dynamic way to engage our campus and community," said Alexa Schmidt, Sodexo dietician.

"We are excited to partner with Sodexo and host the Health Fair in the Recreation Center this year. Being in the center will allow us to expand the activities offered and provide an invaluable, comprehensive health and wellness experience for participants," said Cindy Cowden, associate director of facilities and internal operations for Campus Recreation.

More than 60 vendors will be on hand to showcase products, offer helpful information, and provide food, beverage samples and fun giveaways. DJ Dave will be spinning your favorite tunes and attendees will be able to participate in free health screenings, exercise demos and sessions, cooking demos, facility tours and drawings as they learn how to incorporate health and wellness into their daily lives!         

Join in Binghamton University’s Healthy Campus Initiative by participating in this B-Healthy program. Choose well, be well!

To view the complete schedule of activities, visit http://binghamton.edu/bhealthy/events/healthfair.html.

For more information, contact Alexa Schmidt, Sodexo Campus Services registered dietitian, at (607) 777-2716 or aschmidt@budining.com. Free parking will be available in Lot E1, located behind the East Gym.  

Last Updated: 9/17/13