1K for health

October 2, 2012 —

Healthiest State Initiative1-K. Hundreds of feet. Last year, we walked for a healthier Iowa. This year, to celebrate our progress we’re doing it again!

Join us in front of the Academic Center on Wednesday, October 3 for this year’s Healthiest State Walk. They will be scheduled at the following starting times to accommodate your schedule!

  • 11:30 a.m.
  • 12:00 p.m.
  • 12:30 p.m.

Together as one, DMU co-workers, students, Wesley Life staff & community members will walk a 1K on Grand Avenue and back.

As an added bonus, we hope you will join us after the walk for an open house in the Wellness Center to celebrate DMU’s recertification as a PLATINUM Well Workplace from 11:30 a.m. – 1:3o p.m. There will be healthy treats, fun games and a chance to win prizes.


With a deep love for her hometown, Nicole Branstad is pro-Des Moines and is constantly touting its many events and attractions. When she isn’t out exploring the city she likes to spend time with her husband Marcus and their son Everett. She enjoys hosting lavish dinner parties, collecting wine and buying fresh flowers at the downtown farmer’s market. Nicole works in the marketing & communications department as the online marketing-enrollment coordinator.