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.
Jennifer Bass ’20
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 ’21
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 Fouché ’20
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
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
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
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
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.
Weekly Wellness Newsletter
Check out our Weekly Wellness newsletters on Student Talk.
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.
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