What's New

                                                                                                                                                Page updated: 04-29-16



You're invited to the 3rd annual Active You Wellesley Walking Challenge beginning on April 7 and ending on May 12, a five-week event. Benefits-eligible faculty and staff may participate - whether or not you have Harvard Pilgrim medical coverage with us. This year, we've updated the Challenge, based on the feedback you provided. You have:

  • The choice to participate as a team or as an individual
  • The chance to set up a team of any size (to a 23-person maximum)
  • The ability to use different trackers (including Misfit Flash, FitBit, FitBug, Garmin Connect, iHealth, Jawbone Up, Moves App)
  • A free Misfit Flash that requires no charging (if you don't already have a tracker)
  • Prizes for teams and individuals
  • An all-new online portal with many features to support you during the Challenge and throughout the year
  • Click here to go to the Walking Challenge page for more information!



Calm-Cast is a new series of monthly informal webcasts that will give users an opportunity to connect with meQuilibrium's experts. This is exclusively available to those who are enrolled in the meQuilibrium program, which includes all College staff and faculty. The first Calm-Cast will be on April 21 at 12PM EST. The topic will be "How to Worry Less" with Dr. Andrew Shatte. Sign up here!




AllOne's April webinar - Home Buying 101 - will be available on demand starting April 19. This webinar will explore the advantages and disadvantages of home ownership. Buying a home may be your largest lifetime purchase, and there is a lot to consider. How much home can you afford? How long do you plan to stay? Will you need to hire professionals? Click here for the log-in information you need to view the webinar. 

(Every monthly seminar will now be recorded and automatically uploaded to your Employee Assistance Program website on the third Tuesday of each month, for one-click access anywhere, anytime.)


Take a look at Delta Dental's April newsletter, which features articles on why it's important to read your dental policy, the benefits of getting braces as an adult, and if laughing gas really does make you laugh




It's easy to be overwhelmed by stress and worries; the good news is that there are things we can do to help us live with more peace and serenity on a daily basis. Read these tips on how to cultivate mindfulness. 




We offer meQuilibrium as a part of our Healthy You initiative to create a culture of health and to specifically address the risk factor of stress. Over the last two years, through the use of meQuilibrium, Wellesley College has reduced the anxiety of participating employees by 15 percent. Click here to read meQuilibrium's full case study of Wellesley College.




View the 2016 Spring LifeLines Newsletter for useful information on buying a new car, planting a family garden, planning a retirement lifestyle, and modern discipline.



AllOne's 2016 Webinars, as part of their Employee Support Program, are available for your viewing.



Gen Y's: Start your financial wellbeing. Click here for tips and testimonials!



Earn $150 by being part of this year's Healthy You program! Click here for details. Our Healthy You program includes a variety of events and online resources to help you get and stay healthy.



The most recent HR Illuminator is available for your viewing! Click here to access the Illuminator.



Learn about The Whole You initiative. Sign up for programs and seminars.




Wellesley College is a 2016 finalist for the Boston Business Journal's Healthiest Employer Award! Click here to read the article.