Pitzer Peer Health Educators

Mission & Values

Our mission is to meet the needs of Pitzer students through increasing accessibility to resources, creating community dialogue, and empowering students to explore what holistic health and wellness means to them.

PHE values are Inclusivity, Education, Accessibility, Holistic Health and Wellness.

PHE Educators

Jennifer Bass ’20
Pronouns: she/her/hers
Major: Environmental Science
Hometown: Tucson, Arizona
I practice health and wellness by listening/singing/dancing to music, being outside, eating food that makes me smile, and spending time with supportive friends.

Lily Borak

Lily Borak ’21
Pronouns: She/her/hers
Major: Writing & Rhetoric Major, Biology Minor
Hometown: Newton, MA
How I practice health and wellness: I practice health and wellness by listening to music, going outside as much as I can, and spending time with positive and supportive people!

Elaine Fouche '21

Elaine Fouché ’20
Pronouns: she/her/hers
Major: Psychology major and legal studies minor 
Hometown: Bellevue, Washington
I practice health and wellness by surrounding myself with positive people, leading a balanced life, and spending time in the sun.

Jess Miao ’21
Pronouns: she/her
Major: Biology
Hometown: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
How I practice health and wellness: taking time for myself when I need it, seeking support from others, journaling, yoga, and exercise.

Jackie Young ’22
Pronouns: she/her/hers
Major: Sociology
Hometown: San Francisco, California
I practice health and wellness by surrounding myself with people I love, playing with my pets, and drinking tea. 

Julia Young ’22
Pronouns: she/her/hers
Major: Public health with a concentration in gender and women’s studies/queer theory 
Hometown: Annapolis, Maryland 
I practice health and wellness by constantly checking up on myself, taking space away from academics for mental balance, and getting outside!

Dominick Yu ’22
Pronouns: he/him/his
Major: International Intercultural Studies Major and Asian American Studies Minor
Hometown: Daly City, California
I see my friends at least once a day which helps ground me no matter if I had a good or bad day.

Past Events

PHE Past Events

Weekly Wellness Newsletter

Check out our Weekly Wellness newsletters on Student Talk.

PHE Weekly Wellness

Pharmacy Runs

PHE Pharmacy Runs

PHEs will give you a ride to your local pharmacy in order for you to get you prescriptions filled or to pick up over the counter medications and other supplies. Pharmacy runs are biweekly- check out student talk for details.

Other Resources

Email PHE@listserv.pitzer.edu with:

  • Questions about health & wellness
  • Ideas for future events you’d like to see
  • To set up a time to learn how to use gym equipment from a PHE
  • To set up a time to have a safe-space talk with a PHE

Contact Us

Email: PHE@listserv.pitzer.edu
Facebook: @pitzerwellness
Instagram: @pzwellness