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Study Recruiting Teens for Research on Health and Learning: Up to $100 Compensation

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

The Exercise and Cognition in Teens (ExCITE) Pilot Study is recruiting teens of all sizes (ages 12-17). Teens will be compensated $100 for full participation.

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

U of A Kinesiology Student Selected to Attend Prestigious Summer Law Program

Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Evan Forte, a senior kinesiology major from Little Rock, will attend the Donald J. Weidner Summer for Undergraduates program at the Florida State University College of Law.

College of Education and Health Professions Appointments Education Law and Justice Health, Human Performance and Recreation

UREC Outdoors Annual Arkansas Regional Adventure Programming Conference Sets Record Attendance

Wednesday, May 09, 2018

More than 130 students from 19 different colleges and universities attended the conference at Horseshoe Canyon Ranch near Jasper to learn more about outdoor and adventure programs.

College of Education and Health Professions Education Events Natural Environment University Recreation Health, Human Performance and Recreation

There Is More Than One Way to Say 'No,' Researchers Find

Friday, May 04, 2018

U of A researchers find students use a variety of ways to refuse sex beyond just “saying no,” including direct and indirect body language.

College of Education and Health Professions Health Research & Innovation Social Sciences Health, Human Performance and Recreation

Physical Activity Courses Available During Summer Sessions

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

everal one-credit-hour physical activity courses will be offered during the summer sessions at the University of Arkansas.

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

Elbin to Receive Early Career Award for Research on Sport-related Concussion

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

The U of A associate professor of exercise science is receiving the first award of this type from the Sports Neuropsychology Society.

College of Education and Health Professions Graduate School Awards Education Health Points of Pride Research & Innovation Science Health, Human Performance and Recreation

Doctoral Student to Speak Today on Research About Sexual-Minority College Athletes

Friday, April 13, 2018

Megan Turk, a doctoral student in recreation and sport management, will present her research on student-athlete inclusion from 3 to 4 p.m. Friday, April 13, in HPER 316.

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

Graduate Students to Give Talks on Research into Sexual Health, Hunger on Campuses

Friday, April 06, 2018

Graduate students Brooke Bouza and Katie Maschino will give research presentations about their respective projects from 3 to 4 p.m. today, April 6, in HPER 311.

College of Education and Health Professions Events Food & Nutrition Health Lectures Research & Innovation Health, Human Performance and Recreation

New Research Finds Thirst Is Not the Best Indicator of Hydration Level

Thursday, April 05, 2018

A recent study showed that even when subjects weren’t thirsty, low hydration levels affected their performance and body temperature.

College of Education and Health Professions Food & Nutrition Health Research & Innovation Science Health, Human Performance and Recreation
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