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Team NYU

Team NYU

Register Now: J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge (Update: Capacity has been Reached and Registration is Closed)

Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 7:00 pm, Central Park

Registration now open! Sponsored by NYU Human Resources and its LiveSmart wellness program, the New York University community will once again participate in the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge. NYU runners, joggers, and walkers will enjoy an evening of exercise and camaraderie, joining participants from hundreds of organizations along the 3.5-mile course in New York City’s Central Park.

Whatever your speed, all NYU faculty and employees are encouraged to register now to participate. The $50 participant fee supports the Central Park Conservancy, includes access to our catered hospitality tent – new this year for Team NYU – and all entrants receive a custom team t-shirt. Registration closes on Tuesday, April 25 (or earlier if capacity is reached). Go team!


Learn more about NYU's employee assistance program

If you have any pressing life concerns, you can lean on Carebridge Life Resources. Carebridge provides NYU employees assistance with a variety of life issues, including health and wellness, financial and behavioral counseling, as well as child and elder care. These services also cover employee dependents, spouse, or domestic partner. Carebridge Life Resources is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Contact Carebridge at or 800-437-0911. Reference NYU access code FTN59.

Alzheimer’s Support Group at NYU

NYU offers a support group for caregivers of people with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Facilitated by an Alzheimer’s Association trained group leader, the group will provide a consistent and caring place to discuss the challenges of care giving, share feelings and concerns, and find emotional support. Group members may also exchange information and educate themselves about dementia. The group meets weekly on the Washington Square campus from 12:30 to 1:30 pm, and is limited in size to help ensure full participation by all group members. If you have questions and/or are interested in becoming a member, please send an email for consideration and prescreening.

Naughty Knitters at NYU

The Naughty Knitters is the Administrative Management Council's volunteer knitting and crocheting group at NYU. The Knitters meet twice monthly to create scarves, hats, and baby blankets for Visiting Neighbors, Care for the Homeless, the USO, and other area charities. Please send an email to participate in this campus-wide effort.

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