Spring Into Fitness 2015
It's Here...The 2015 Spring into Fitness Challenge! Runs March 16th - April 26th
In a repeat of last year, F&M FPS will have the opportunity to show school spirit and camaraderie by participating in the six-week wellness program, Spring into Fitness Challenge, in friendly competition with the faculty and professional staffs of Dickinson College, Elizabethtown College, Gettysburg College, Mount St. Mary's andYork College
F&M FPS, as a team together, will have the opportunity to win two traveling trophies designed to be showcased at the winning institutions.
Wellness Rewards Program
The new Highmark Wellness Rewards Website is now available! If you haven't already taken the time to sign in, we encourage you to do so as soon as possible.
More details available here.
Franklin & Marshall is pleased to have joined the Lancaster YMCA's Healthy Workplace Program. Through the Healthy Workplace Program, faculty and professional staff of Franklin & Marshall are eligible to receive discounts on adult and family YMCA memberships, both at the City Y and the Lampeter-Strasburg branch. Faculty and staff are eligible to receive a 10% discount on an adult or family Y membership, as well as a discounted initial registration fee.
Faculty and staff who wish to join the Lancaster Y may download a membership application from http://www.lancasterymca.org/join/ , and should bring the completed application to a Y branch along with their F&M ID card. Current Lancaster Y members can receive the 10% discount going forward by showing their F&M ID card to a YMCA membership coordinator.
Y members enjoy access to fitness facilities and equipment; indoor and outdoor pools; indoor and outdoor tracks; a steam room, sauna, and whirlpool; a variety of fitness classes and recreation activities for all ages; and an "I-Zone" fitness room and child watch area for kids. Please visit http://www.lancasterymca.org/ for more information about the Lancaster Y.
If you have questions about Y membership or the Healthy Workplace Program, please feel free to contact the Y's membership director at (717) 464-4000, ext. 205.
We also want to thank Jane Price, the F & M Wellness Committee members and Human Resources for their work in creating this relationship with one of our neighbors.
Coordinator of Athletic Equipment Operations and Wellness Committee Chair
Franklin & Marshall College
2014 American Heart Association Award
Franklin & Marshall College has once again been awarded "Fit Friendly Company" status by the American Heart Association. This year we have moved up to Platinum status! The status recognizes employers who display progessive leadership and "who go above and beyond when it comes to their employees' health."