April Updates for the LGBT and BIPOC Health Awareness Initiatives

Please share with your students! Also feel free to join us for the public health and mental health panels/ presentations!


Join Wellness and Prevention Services and the AppState Community in conversations and activities related to wellness and health during our LGBT and BIPOC Health Awareness Initiative. We will be providing events that highlight LGBT and BIPOC student health and wellness awareness from March 22nd until April 30th. Check out the current schedule below.  April:Fitness Class: Latin Ride

Thursday, April 8th 7:15-8:00 PM

Fitness Class: Twerk n Tone & Global Grind

Tuesday, April 20th 7:30-9:30 PM
 Register with UREC at https://urec.appstate.edu/app-state-group-fit 

Are you in an Entanglement with Alcohol and marijuana?

Topic: Misconceptions, Protective Strategies, and Resources

Wednesday, April 7th at 5:30 PM

Mental Health & BIPOC Communities Panel

Updated: Monday, April 12th at 6 PM

Collegiate Recovery Community BIPOC Support Meeting

Wednesday, April 14th at 5:30 PM

Latinx/ Hispanic Student Connection space

Updated Topic: Code switching

Thursday, April 15th at 7 PM

Public Health & BIPOC Communities Chat

Updated: Monday, April 19th at 6 PM

Queer, Trans, POC Connection Space

Updated: Monday, April 26th at 5:30 PM


Look out for updates throughout the time frame of the initiative on Instagram at  @appstate_wellness and on Engage. Quick access to the event registration links will be found here: https://linktr.ee/appstate_wellness as each event date gets closer.


Questions or concerns can be sent to Kiauhna Haynes at haynesk@appstate.edu




Department of Wellness and Prevention Services Staff