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Participants Wanted for Paid Study on Hydration
The Exercise Science Research Center is seeking participants (age 18 and older) for a paid research study assessing hydration knowledge, attitudes and behavior through a hydration survey.
Health, Human Performance and Recreation Mourns Passing of Professor Emeritus Charles Riggs
Charles Elmer "C.E." Riggs Jr., 75, a professor emeritus of exercise science for 27 years, passed away in February following a lengthy illness.
This study will involve two visits to the Exercise Science Research Center totaling approximately one hour. Upon completion of the study, participants will be compensated with a $20 Amazon gift card.
Participants Needed for Survey Research on Help-Seeking Behavior
This survey-based study is anonymous, open to all college students, and should take approximately 10 minutes to complete. Participants have a chance to win one of fifty $10 e-gift cards!
Future P.E. Teachers Get Opportunity to Participate in Special Olympics Program
U of A juniors studying to be physical education teachers will have the opportunity to work with Special Olympics Arkansas, participating in the non-profit's first inclusive education service-learning program.
Students Needed for Survey Research on COVID-19 Vaccine Acceptance; Chance to Win a $20 Gift Card
Researchers are looking for students to participate in a survey-based study regarding acceptance of COVID-19 vaccines. This should take approximately 5 minutes to complete.
First Virtual 'Razorback Chats' Event Will Feature Taylor McGillis
U of A students interested in learning more about what it's like to work in college athletics or the sports industry are invited to join weekly "Razorback Chats" beginning Tuesday, Feb. 2.
New Edition of Sport Public Relations Textbook Offers Online Learning Tools
The third edition of the textbook Sport Public Relations reflects the evolution of the field with modern applications across a wide range of media channels.
Outstanding Faculty Honored by Arkansas Alumni Association
The Arkansas Alumni Association has announced the 2020 Distinguished Faculty Achievement and Baum Award recipients: Ro Di Brezzo, Greg Thoma, Benjamin Runkle and Jeannie Whayne.
Recent Graduate Perseveres Through Pandemic as a New Teacher
Alumnus Cameron Fagan said starting his teaching career during a pandemic was not ideal. But the first semester in his own classroom does have a silver lining: he doesn't feel like the new kid.