Lace Up Your Sneakers for the Be Well Kickoff Lunch on January 28

Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek invites all UT Knoxville employees to a lunch celebrating the launch of a new employee wellness program, Be Well. The event will be 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Thursday, January 28, in Thompson-Boling Arena.

BeWell150Be Well is a resource bank for organizing campus wellness activities and a central point for information and services that can help employees improve their health.

The Be Well team from the Center for Health Education and Wellness will be helping employees to sign up for the Small Starts app and giving away gear to help them start making small healthy changes. After lunch, attendees are invited to play basketball on the court or walk laps on the concourse level.

Read more about the Be Well program.

The menu includes Thai citrus salad, pasta salad, grilled chicken, sweet and sour pork loin, slaw, sesame green beans, jeweled orzo, fruit, and brownie bites. Vegetarian and gluten-free options will be available.

Attendees are asked to wear sneakers and enter the arena underneath Pratt Pavilion.

The T Hill Route serves Thompson-Boling Arena. More information about bus routes and a live bus location map is available online.