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Recovery Yoga - Fall 2015

We are pleased to offer "Recovery Yoga" for anyone who is engaged in a healing process.   Participants will not be asked to disclose information about their recovery, but examples include: sexual assault, eating disorders, drug and alcohol use, mental health struggles, veterans of war. Yoga sessions will be taught by trained instructors from Transformation Yoga. Classes will be held on Thursday nights at 7pm in 160 Carpenter Sports Building, starting with a first class kick-off on the Central Green on Sept. 17, 2015. Sponsored by the Collegiate Recovery Community, Sexual Offense Support, and Student Wellness & Health Promotion.

Application Process

Pow!'s application process occurs in the spring semester each year. If you are viewing this page during fall or early winter session, you are encouraged to return to this website in late winter/early spring for updated deadlines. The information below is updated annually.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Pow! is accepting applications now through March 27, 2015 at 5:00pm.

INTERVIEWING PROCESS: Applicants will be contacted by a representative of Pow! to schedule an interview. Applicants will be notified of their status e Spring Break. (NOTE that mandatory training will occur on Sat & Sun April 18 & 19, 2015.) Attendance at Pow! Training is MANDATORY for those applicants accepted to be Pow! Peer Educators.

If you are applying, please read the information pages linked by the "Join Pow" submenu topics. Mandatory training dates will be listed on the Training Information page as well as other important information about the position.

For more information or questions about the application process, contact studentwellness@udel.edu or call 302-831-3457.

Upcoming Events!

Thurs, Sept. 17th, 7:00pm
Recovery Yoga
On the Central Green by Memorial Hall & Hullihen Hall
We are pleased to offer "Recovery Yoga" for anyone engaged in a healing process. Participants will not be asked to disclose information about their recovery, but examples include: sexual assault, eating disorders, drug and alcohol use, mental health struggles, veterans of war. Classes will be taught by trained instructors from Transformation Yoga. After this kick-off session, classes will be held on Thursday nights at 7pm in 160 Carpenter Sports Building. Sponsored by the Collegiate Recovery Community, Sexual Offense Support, and Student Wellness & Health Promotion.
Recovery Yoga on the green will be immediately followed by Luminary Night. Luminary night will be an opportunity to remember those who have died due to their substance use through writing a person's first name on a white paper bag and lighting a candle to be placed inside. All luminary bags will be on display until 10pm. Please join us to remember those lost to addiction. Sponsored by the Collegiate Recovery Community.

Thurs, Sept. 24th, 7:00pm
Recovery Yoga
Rm 160, Carpenter Sports Bldg.
We are pleased to offer "Recovery Yoga" for anyone engaged in a healing process. Participants will not be asked to disclose information about their recovery, but examples include: sexual assault, eating disorders, drug and alcohol use, mental health struggles, veterans of war. Classes will be taught by trained instructors from Transformation Yoga. After this kick-off session, classes will be held every Thurs night through Dec. 10th at 160 Carpenter Sports Building. Sponsored by the Collegiate Recovery Community, Sexual Offense Support, and Student Wellness & Health Promotion.
Sun, Oct. 4th
Bus trip to Rally in DC
Bus will take the group from Newark to Washington, DC
The time has come to UNITE to Face Addiction and stand up for recovery. On October 4, 2015 a transformative event will take place in Washington, DC that will ignite and build a movement to address one of the most pressing health issues of our time. Please join the University of Delaware's Collegiate Recovery Community for a bus trip to this rally. Contact Jess at Jestok@udel.edu for more information.
Sat, Oct. 10th
2nd Annual S.O.S. 5K: Glow for Hope Walk/Run
The Green - starts at Memorial Hall
Whether you are an avid racer, are looking for opportunities to exercise, or are passionate about ending sexual assault, intimate partner violence & stalking on campus, we hope you will join S.O.S. for our 2nd Annual 5K event! Registration is $15 for UD students, $20 Non-Student pre-registration rate until 10/5, $50 Family Rate, $25 Day-of-Event registration. T-shirts, & refreshments for all participants. Proceeds wil benefit S.O.S. Questions? Call Student Wellness 831-3457.