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Research Participants Needed for Paid Study on Social Issues

Monday, September 16, 2019

Researchers for the study are interested in learning about young adult's perceptions of questions related to social issues.

College of Education and Health Professions Studies Health, Human Performance and Recreation

Research Participants Needed for Project on Sexual Attitudes

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

A research study invites people who are at least 18 years old and in a committed sexual relationship to participate in a study. Participants will receive a $20 Amazon e-gift card.

College of Education and Health Professions Studies Health, Human Performance and Recreation

Sex and Height Might Influence Neck Posture When Viewing Electronic Handheld Device, Researchers Find

Tuesday, September 03, 2019

Researchers in the Departments of Anthropology and Health, Human Performance, and Recreation recently published the results of a study that looks at neck and jaw postures when using handheld electronic devices.

College of Education and Health Professions J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Health Research & Innovation Social Sciences Anthropology Health, Human Performance and Recreation

University Recreation to Host Annual UREC Full House

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Join University Recreation for the annual UREC Full House featuring games and giveaways Tuesday, Aug. 20, in the HPER Building.

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Research Subjects Needed to Determine Changes in Cognition over Time

Monday, August 12, 2019

Women at least 50 years of age are needed to participate in a paid research project 

College of Education and Health Professions Health Studies Health, Human Performance and Recreation

U of A Exercise is Medicine Initiative Earns Award

Monday, July 22, 2019

The University of Arkansas' Exercise is Medicine on Campus initiative was recently awarded a bronze award at the American College of Sports Medicine meeting.

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U of A Bachelor of Science in Public Health Degree Among First in Nation to Be Accredited

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

The University of Arkansas' Bachelor of Science in Public Health degree recently became one of the first in the nation to be accredited as a stand-alone baccalaureate program. 

College of Education and Health Professions Academic Affairs Health Health, Human Performance and Recreation Public Health

U of A Professor Receives University of Connecticut Thomas J. Pike Athletic Training Alumni Award

Tuesday, July 09, 2019

Associate professor Brendon McDermott was honored by the University of Connecticut as an alumnus for his "outstanding contribution to the athletic training profession."

College of Education and Health Professions Awards Health Athletic Training Health, Human Performance and Recreation

HHPR Faculty Member Josh Lens Publishes Two Sport Law Articles in Top Journals

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Josh Lens, a clinical assistant professor, wrote an article recently about the ramifications of agents who represent college coaches and recruit student-athletes from the coaches' programs.

College of Education and Health Professions Law and Justice Research & Innovation Health, Human Performance and Recreation

U of A Research Shows Benefits of Imperceptible Barcodes for Cashiers

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Molly Jensen, a clinical associate professor of marketing, and Kaitlin Gallagher, an assistant professor of exercise science, began collaborating on the barcode research project in 2016.

College of Education and Health Professions Sam M. Walton College of Business Business Economic Development Health Research & Innovation Health, Human Performance and Recreation Marketing
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