Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation

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

Conference Gives Exercise Science Students Motivation, Knowledge

Conference Gives Exercise Science Students Motivation, Knowledge

Watching other students present their research can be the push a student needs to get on that same...

November 11, 2016

Study: Do Walking Breaks during Prolonged Standing Alleviate Pain?

Study: Do Walking Breaks during Prolonged Standing Alleviate Pain?

Kaitlin Gallagher knows what's trendy may not be always be the best thing for you.

November 4, 2016

Student Research Demonstrates Need for Federal Funding to Answer Health Questions

Student Research Demonstrates Need for Federal Funding to Answer Health Questions

It's not unusual for a professional association to ask its members to contact their elected representatives...

November 2, 2016

U of A to Broadcast Exercise Scientists' Presentations Nov. 11

The University of Arkansas will broadcast an installment of the Texas A&M Huffines Distinguished...

November 1, 2016

Doctoral Student's Research Suggests Exercise May Protect Against Liver Disease

Doctoral Student's Research Suggests Exercise May Protect Against Liver Disease

University of Arkansas doctoral student Megan Rosa-Caldwell was excited when she heard Yoshinori...

November 1, 2016

Gray Among Four Chosen as SEC Academic Leadership Development Fellows

Gray Among Four Chosen as SEC Academic Leadership Development Fellows

Four faculty members at the University of Arkansas have been selected as a 2016-17 SEC Academic...

November 1, 2016

Athletic Training Student Wins Scholarship From National Organization

Athletic Training Student Wins Scholarship From National Organization

Evelyn Tandy, a University of Arkansas master's student in athletic training, recently won the...

October 17, 2016

New Assistant Professor Studying How Much Exercise Helps Students Learn

New Assistant Professor Studying How Much Exercise Helps Students Learn

Research shows that children do better academically when they have a chance to move around during...

October 12, 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