COVID-19

Due to University closure to limit the spread of COVID-19 infection, the Wellness and Health Advocacy Office is operating online and remotely. We understand that this is a stressful time for students and parents, and it is important to us that we continue to serve you and meet your needs as well as we can.

For assistance or questions, please contact Cassandra Worner, Coordinator of Student Wellness, at cworner@uwlax.edu. You may also contact the Student Life Office at studentlife@uwlax.edu or 608.785.8062.

Please see the University's page about COVID-19 for more information.

To contact the Peer Health Advocates, please email wellness@uwlax.edu.

 

Abbey Robers

Abbey Robers

Business Management; Organizational and Professional Communication minor

Personal gender pronouns (PGPs): She/Her/Hers

Year in school: 5th

Area of public health you are particularly passionate about: Sexual health and mental health!

Favorite program to facilitate: Condom Bingo and classroom presentations on any subject.

Something you like to do in your free time: In my free time, I love to watch Netflix and be outside in the warm weather!

Lorinda Volzer

Lorinda Volzer

Public Health and Community Health Education

Personal gender pronouns (PGPs): She/Her/Hers

Year in school: Senior

Area of public health you are particularly passionate about: Sexual/reproductive health, mental health, health equity, racism and health, and LGBTQ+ health

Favorite program to facilitate: Condom Bingo!

Something you like to do in your free time: I enjoy being outside. I love hiking, hammocking, camping, kayaking, and I also love to create healthy recipes and dabble in art when I can!

Gabrielle Strittmater

Gabrielle Strittmater

Physical Education

Personal gender pronouns (PGPs): She/Her/Hers

Year in school: 5th

Area of public health you are particularly passionate about: Mental health and physical health

Favorite program to facilitate: De-stress Fest

Something you like to do in your free time: Hiking and spending time with family

Jenna Slack

Jenna Slack

Public Health and Community Health Education, Spanish

Personal gender pronouns (PGPs): She/Her/Hers

Year in School: 5th

Area of public health that you are particularly passionate about: Sexual health,  mental health, and infectious disease

Favorite program to facilitate: Condom Bingo

Something you like to do in your free time: I love to read and play with my puppy, Moose!

Danielle Anderson

Danielle Anderson

Public Health and Community Health Education

Personal gender pronouns (PGPs): She/Her/Hers

Year in school: Junior

Area of public health you are particularly passionate about: Epidemiology, health disparities, mental health, poverty, environmental health, and community health

Something you like to do in your free time: I enjoy relaxing, spending time with my friends and family, and watching my favorite shows!

Anna Kohlnhofer

Anna Kohlnhofer

Public Health and Community Health Education; Pre-Physician Assistant Track

Personal gender pronouns (PGPs): She/Her/Hers

Year in school: Senior

Area of public health you are particularly passionate about: Women's health, mental health, sexual/reproductive health, and nutrition

Something you like to do in your free time: I love spending time outdoors, baking, painting, watching Netflix, and traveling! I am a major extrovert so I am around friends and family whenever I can be!

Hannah Shimanek

Hannah Shimanek

Public Health and Community Health Education, Environmental Studies minor

Personal gender pronouns (PGPs): She/Her/Hers

Year in school: Junior

Area of public health you are particularly passionate about: Environmental health 

Something you like to do in your free time: I enjoy being outside, especially in my garden