Taylor University

We are taking part in the global movement that has improved the well-being of entire communities, cities, worksites, and campuses. This innovative approach optimizes all the places we live, learn, work, and play to improve the health and life of students, faculty, and staff.


blue zones

Please join us for an online presentation on Blue Zones’ approach to improving campus well-being. Nick Buettner, Blue Zones Speaker and Vice President of Community  Engagement, will discuss how we can work together to improve environments and make healthy choices easier where we live, work, learn, and play.

Blue Zones Keynote Presentation by Nick Buettner

Date: June 30, 2020

Time: 7 pm-8:30 pm EDT



A Vision for Campus Transformation by Nick Buettner

Date: July 1, 2020

Time: 3 pm-4:30 pm EDT






Blue Zones Campus Readiness Assessment

Taylor University leaders have a bold vision for the future. Join us as we learn how to transform the campus into the ideal environment to flourish and thrive academically, personally, and professionally.

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Using evidence-based lessons of longevity from the blue zones, we optimize the Life Radius, where we live, work, learn, and play.



Using secrets discovered in blue zones areas—rare longevity hotspots—we help transform communities into areas where the healthy choice is easy.

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Life Radius

The Blue Zones Project® and Blue Zones Activate focuses on optimizing the “life radius,” or the area close to home where we spend 90 percent of our lives.

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Power 9

Residents of the original blue zones regions live in very different parts of the world. Yet they have nine commonalities that lead to longer, healthier lives.

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