Thrive Week

Event Date: 
Monday, January 25, 2021 - 9:00am EST to Saturday, January 30, 2021 - 5:00pm EST
Event Location: 
Event Contact Name: 
Lindsey Wachter
Event Contact E-mail: 

A week-long series of events focused on helping Lakehead students, staff and faculty explore their path to positive mental well-being and resilience.

Week Long Events

Virtual Thrive Kits

Request a Virtual Thrive Kit for a friend, classmate or colleague! Thrive Kits are anonymous care packages with positive messaging. To send one to a friend, classmate, colleague or student message their full name or email address to our Instagram (@lakeheadlife) or email it to

Operation Thunderwolf Thrive

Each day you will have up to 3 missions to complete by 11:59 pm! Mission details will be posted on @lakeheadlife and @lakeheadosa Instagram stories. 

  • Text Missions: Answer the question sticker in our Instagram stories
  • Event Missions: Attend a Thrive week event
  •  Photo Missions: Post a photo to your Stories or Grid! Be sure to tag @lakeheadlife (DM us if your account is private)


Those who complete a daily challenge will be entered into a draw for a gift card. You must be a student currently enrolled at Lakehead to win. Winners will be announced the next morning via Instagram. 

Thrive Spotify Playlist

We asked Student Health and Wellness staff and students for their go-to, feel-good songs. You can check out the playlist here.

Have a song suggestion? Email it to

Mindful Moment Slides
 Bring wellness into your lecture or meeting by including one or more of our mindful moment slides during Thrive Week.

See event schedule and descriptions at