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Join Walt Thompson for a Twitter chat on the 2015 American Fitness Index

Join Walt Thompson for a Twitter chat on the 2015 American Fitness Index tomorrow at 1 p.m.

How do you measure a city’s overall health and wellness? Tomorrow at 1 p.m., join Walt Thompson, College of Education and Human Development associate dean, and the American College of Sports Medicine for a Twitter chat about the… more »

Gerber Foundation Grant

The Center for Pediatric Locomotion Sciences has been awarded a three year grant from The Gerber Foundation to conduct groundbreaking research on infants and toddlers with limb loss. This research, conducted in collaboration with Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Shriners Hospitals for Children – Shreveport, will investigate the effectiveness of a new prosthetic prescription protocol… more »

Inaugural Desire2Move Winners

Posted On May 8, 2014

This spring, 23 faculty, staff, and graduate students from the Department of Kinesiology and Health won the inaugural Desire2Move (D2M) department challenge by logging a total of 45736.15 minutes of physical activity. D2M was an 8-week team based physical activity competition between the Kinesiology and Health, Human Resources, and Recreation Center Departments. In addition,… more »