Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation

Athletic Training Master's Students Win Scholarships, Research Grants

Athletic Training Master's Students Win Scholarships, Research Grants

Three University of Arkansas students in the graduate athletic training program won scholarships...

September 27, 2017

Colleges Collaborate on Research into Efficiency, Physical Aspects of UPC Methods

Colleges Collaborate on Research into Efficiency, Physical Aspects of UPC Methods

A collaboration between professors in business and exercise science is adding knowledge to the research...

September 13, 2017

Five Things Parents Should Know to Help Protect Their High School Athletes

Five Things Parents Should Know to Help Protect Their High School Athletes

A new study by the Korey Stringer Institute described in the Orthopedic Journal of Sports Medicine...

August 22, 2017

Grad Student Incorporates Hydration Info Into Course for Freshmen

Grad Student Incorporates Hydration Info Into Course for Freshmen

As a graduate student at the University of Arkansas, Natasha Brand is a teaching assistant for the...

July 31, 2017

U of A Research Suggests Drinking Water Affects Glucose Regulation

U of A Research Suggests Drinking Water Affects Glucose Regulation

If you have Type 2 diabetes, does the amount of water you drink affect the way your body regulates...

July 5, 2017

NIH Grant to U of A Funds Study of Muscle Wasting

NIH Grant to U of A Funds Study of Muscle Wasting

University of Arkansas assistant professor Nicholas Greene has received a $412,668 grant from the...

June 29, 2017

U of A Researchers Shed New Light on Preventing Diabetes

U of A Researchers Shed New Light on Preventing Diabetes

Small amounts of physical activity may help protect against insulin resistance, a precursor to Type...

June 27, 2017

U of A Graduate Jack Fay Celebrates 56 Years of Teaching Tax Law

U of A Graduate Jack Fay Celebrates 56 Years of Teaching Tax Law

University of Arkansas alumnus Jack Fay retired from Pittsburg State University in Kansas last summer,...

May 30, 2017

U of A Undergraduate Receives Internship for Close Look at Public Health Issues

U of A Undergraduate Receives Internship for Close Look at Public Health Issues

Working 10 years as a certified medical assistant after high school gave Kristin Donadeo a first-hand...

May 4, 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