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Happiness Week: August 29 - September 6

Happiness Week is designed to help employees engage with each other, stay active, and embrace everyday experiences that elevate their mood. All employees and students are invited to the following events unless otherwise noted.

8/29, 7 PM

UR vs. Jacksonville Home Opener Football Game*

Robins Stadium

6 PM - Red Zone Tent UR Well Employee Tailgate. Food voucher available for the first 150 full-time employees and their dependents to visit the Red Zone Tent.


9/3, 1 -3 PM

Ice Cream Truck Visit

Parking lot locations:

1:00 - 1:30 PM @ C61AUX (Weinstein Center for Recreation)
1:30 - 2:00 PM @ U5 (Ryland Circle)
2:00 - 2:30 PM @ U15 (Physical Plant)
2:30 - 3:00 PM @ W76 (HDC)


9/4, 11 AM - 2PM

Sending Sunshine

Weinstein Center for Recreation Lobby

Poster creation for Higher Achievement Richmond Learning Centers, a University of Richmond Center for Civic Engagement partner organization

9/5, 11 AM - 1 PM

Caring Canines Visit

Weinstein Center for Recreation Courtyard

Caring Canines is the largest therapy dog organization in the Richmond metropolitan area with over 190 therapy dog teams. In addition to visits to hospitals, long term care facilities, public events, library and school reading programs, they have partnered with the University of Richmond for about 9 years.

9/6, 12:30-2:30 PM

Friday Fun Day

Weinstein Center for Recreation Courtyard and Basketball Court #3

Join UR Well Employee for lawn games, basketball games, ping pong games, and raffle prizes.


*Limited complementary tickets brought to you by Joyner Fine Properties are available to full time & part time staff, full time faculty, floaters, retirees and their eligible dependents (age 22 or under) and their spouse or guest. Check your email for details.