Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation

Students Receive Scholarships From National Athletic Trainers' Association Foundation

Four University of Arkansas graduate students recently received $2,300 scholarships from the National...

April 24, 2017

Student Receives Grant to Fund Sexual Consent Research

Student Receives Grant to Fund Sexual Consent Research

University of Arkansas graduate student Malachi Willis received a grant from Indiana University...

April 24, 2017

U of A Brings Home Award for Student's Presentation on Tablet Research

U of A Brings Home Award for Student's Presentation on Tablet Research

Four undergraduate and two master's students in exercise science at the University of Arkansas participated...

April 6, 2017

U of A Team Co-Authors Paper Comparing Two Hydration Methods

U of A Team Co-Authors Paper Comparing Two Hydration Methods

Which is most effective for enhancing athletic performance while cycling? Drinking whenever you...

February 28, 2017

Researchers: Method Using Tarp to Cool Person With Heat Stroke Is Effective

Researchers: Method Using Tarp to Cool Person With Heat Stroke Is Effective

A team of University of Arkansas researchers has found that, if a tub of ice water is not available...

February 23, 2017

U of A Student Going to Mayo Clinic for Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship

U of A Student Going to Mayo Clinic for Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship

J.D. Adams will go to Rochester, Minnesota, this summer for a post-doctoral research fellowship...

February 21, 2017

Author to Give Historical Perspective on Race in College Athletics in Public Talk Monday

Author to Give Historical Perspective on Race in College Athletics in Public Talk Monday

Author Andrew Maraniss will talk about the challenges, including racial epithets and death threats,...

February 2, 2017

Research Looks at Prevalence of Ageist Attitudes Toward Older Adults

Research Looks at Prevalence of Ageist Attitudes Toward Older Adults

Strap on flat-footed "shoes" first, followed by ankle weights and knee braces. Then, add elbow braces...

November 29, 2016

Doctoral Student Publishes Research Examining Molecular Processes Affecting Muscle Loss

Doctoral Student Publishes Research Examining Molecular Processes Affecting Muscle Loss

Jacob Brown originally considered going into medicine but then he realized studying the cause of...

November 21, 2016

spotlight on faculty scholarship

  • Preparing Teachers of Color to Teach

    Christian Goering, co-author Sense Publishers

  • Impact of Diversity on Organization and Career Development

    Claretha Hughes, Palgrave Macmillan

  • A Differentiated Approach to the Common Core

    Lynn Koch, co-author Springer

  • Teaching Students with Special Needs in Inclusive Settings

    William F. McComas, co-author Arcadia

  • The School Choice Journey

    Robert Maranto, co-author Palgrave Pivot

  • American Indian Workforce Education

    Carsten Schmidtke, Routledge