Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation

U of A Students Bring Home Multiple Awards From Professional Association Meeting

U of A Students Bring Home Multiple Awards From Professional Association Meeting

University of Arkansas students won the doctoral student research grant competition and swept the...

November 1, 2017

Trip to Ireland Broadens Students' Education Knowledge, Comfort with Travel

Trip to Ireland Broadens Students' Education Knowledge, Comfort with Travel

University of Arkansas students studying in Ireland last summer learned about the education system...

October 23, 2017

Research Validates Fluid Diary to Measure Daily Water Intake

Research Validates Fluid Diary to Measure Daily Water Intake

Members of the Hydration Science Laboratory at the University of Arkansas showed that the illustrated...

October 17, 2017

U of A Professor Leads Group Recommending Individualized Approach to Hydration

U of A Professor Leads Group Recommending Individualized Approach to Hydration

University of Arkansas associate professor Brendon McDermott chaired a group of researchers and...

October 9, 2017

Bentonville Students Produce Video to Honor U of A Student Who Served Country

Bentonville Students Produce Video to Honor U of A Student Who Served Country

University of Arkansas student James LaRocco was inspired by the 9/11 terrorist attacks to enlist...

September 27, 2017

Online Education Information Website Ranks U of A Physical Education Degree No. 2 in Nation

Online Education Information Website Ranks U of A Physical Education Degree No. 2 in Nation

The University of Arkansas master's degree in physical education, which is delivered online, was...

September 27, 2017

First Chancellor's Fund Research Grants Awarded for 10 U of A Faculty Proposals

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - More than 30 University of Arkansas faculty have been awarded the first 10...

September 27, 2017

Research on Coffee Consumption Shows Adverse Effect on Fluid Balance

Research on Coffee Consumption Shows Adverse Effect on Fluid Balance

Most of us have heard that coffee increases urine output because of the caffeine. But, what is the...

September 27, 2017

Director Envisions Innovation in New Occupational Therapy Degree Offered by U of A, UAMS

Director Envisions Innovation in New Occupational Therapy Degree Offered by U of A, UAMS

Sherry Muir has been appointed program director of the new occupational therapy doctoral program...

September 27, 2017

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