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Peak Performance: A holistic approach
June 12, 2020
Your health matters — be heard!
April 15, 2018
Take the National College Health Assessment (NCHA) beginning Sunday, April 15, through Friday, May 4. All students who submit a survey will be automatically entered in a random drawing for one of twenty-five $10 gift cards for Irazu. Your health matters. Don't miss this opportunity to make your voice heard!
Smith named Recreation Professional of the Year by SHAPE America
February 14, 2017
The award honors distinguished professionals in the field of leisure and recreation who are considered to be a positive role model epitomizing the values and desired outcomes of recreation and demonstrates enthusiasm for the profession.
Bryan Hedrick provides two presentations at the 68th Annual NCAAHPERD-SM Convention
November 18, 2016
The first presentation was titled: Sport Success in Three Easy Steps and was offered on Nov. 11. The second presentation was titled: The Pleasure Principle: The Biochemistry of Choice and was offered on Nov. 12.
Co-instructors from New Zealand study abroad experience publish article on experiential learning
November 14, 2016
The article by Carol Smith and Rodney Parks explored deepening experiential learning in the absence of technology and will appear in the Journal of Adventure Education and Outdoor Learning.
A global bond
November 11, 2016
Earlier this summer, Katherine Carter ’96 served as a contact for a group of Elon students visiting her adopted country, Namibia, embodying the saying ‘once an Elon student, always an Elon student.’
USA Today and College Factual recognize several Elon academic programs among the nation’s best in 2017 college ranking
September 5, 2016
Elon University earns 33 badges for excellence in rankings based on the outcomes of a college education. The rankings were published Sept. 8 by USA Today and College Factual.
Amanda Tapler and Resa Walch awarded American College Health Foundation grant
August 15, 2016
The grant is for the project titled "Jumpstarting a Multi-Year Health Promotion Project through Connections and Collaborations."
Syllabuzz: COR 328 – Modern Summer Olympic Games
August 5, 2016
In this class, Associate Professor of Health and Human Performance Carol Smith discusses how there is more to the Olympic games than athletic competition and national pride.
Carol Smith publishes book chapter
May 13, 2016
The chapter by the associate professor of health and human performance is included in "Exploring Teachers in Fiction and Film: Saviors, Scapegoats and Schoolmarms," which was published in April.