Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation

Bonacci Speaks to Cubs Medical Staff at Spring Training Symposium

Bonacci Speaks to Cubs Medical Staff at Spring Training Symposium

The Chicago Cubs invited University of Arkansas professor Jeff Bonacci to speak at the team's annual...

April 15, 2016

Harvard Professor to Give Talk: What Comes First - Overeating or Obesity?

Harvard Professor to Give Talk: What Comes First - Overeating or Obesity?

David Ludwig, a leader in the field of childhood obesity research and treatment, will speak at the...

April 11, 2016

Exercise Science Honors Undergraduate Receives Recognition for Research

Exercise Science Honors Undergraduate Receives Recognition for Research

University of Arkansas senior Laura Abbott was awarded third place among undergraduate students...

April 7, 2016

U of A Concussion Research Office Bringing in World-Renowned Speaker

U of A Concussion Research Office Bringing in World-Renowned Speaker

An internationally known expert in sports-related concussion will speak on the University of Arkansas...

April 7, 2016

Doctoral Student to Give Talk on Research About Abortion

Doctoral Student to Give Talk on Research About Abortion

Mary Hunt, a University of Arkansas doctoral student in community health promotion, will give a...

March 11, 2016

University of Arkansas Showcases Neuroscience Research

Chancellor Joe Steinmetz said Tuesday at a showcase of the University of Arkansas' brain and neuroscience...

March 7, 2016

New Study Finds Hydration Levels Affect Cardiovascular Health

New Study Finds Hydration Levels Affect Cardiovascular Health

Mild dehydration can impair vascular function nearly as much as smoking a cigarette, according to...

March 1, 2016

Smith-Nix Named University Dance Educator of the Year for Southern District

Smith-Nix Named University Dance Educator of the Year for Southern District

University of Arkansas faculty member Angie Smith-Nix was recently named University Dance Educator...

March 1, 2016

Doctoral Student Researches Impact of Social Media on Chinese Sports Journalists

Doctoral Student Researches Impact of Social Media on Chinese Sports Journalists

Bo Li, a University of Arkansas doctoral student in recreation and sport management, explored the...

February 26, 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