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Northwest Missouri State University

News Release

Sept. 30, 2012

Northwest to host second annual wellness fair Wednesday

The Northwest Missouri State University and Maryville communities are invited to learn about a variety of campus and community resources available to promote healthy living as the University hosts its second annual wellness fair this week.

Northwest will host the nutrition and wellness fair, “Overall Wellness: Your Passport for Life” from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3, in the J.W. Jones Student Union Ballroom. It is free and open to the public.

The wellness fair will focus on the six dimensions of wellness – physical, social, intellectual, occupational, emotional and spiritual wellness – and offer information about nutrition and healthy living as well as various campus and community resources. Bone density scans and blood pressure checks will be available throughout the event, and cooking demonstrations are scheduled for 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.

For more information, contact Anne Long in Northwest’s Office of Human Resources at 660.562.1127 or, or visit

For more information, please contact:

Mark Hornickel, Communication Manager | 660.562.1704 | Fax: 660.562.1900

Northwest Missouri State University
215 Administration Building | 800 University Drive | Maryville, MO 64468