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Wilson presents research in England

Hal Wilson, Ph.D., professor of kinesiology in the Waters College of Health Professions, recently presented his peer-reviewed work at the third Global Congress on Sport and Christianity at the University of Cambridge in England. The overarching theme of the Congress was servant leadership and, more specifically, the exploration of ways in which practitioners and academics […]

Sports medicine student receives research grant

Joseph Vondrasek, CSCS, graduate student in the Master of Science in Sports Medicine program at Georgia Southern University, has been named the recipient of the National Strength and Conditioning Association’s (NSCA) Graduate Research Grant for 2022. Vondrasek was selected by the NSCA Foundation Grant Committee after a thorough evaluation process. Vondrasek’s research will examine arterial […]

Georgia Southern University was well-represented at the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Annual Meeting this past June in San Diego, California. Both graduate and undergraduate students from the Department of Health Sciences and Kinesiology, as well as faculty members, presented 20 presentations, one tutorial and one symposium. The following presentations took place: “Standing Balance […]

Graduate Sport Management Program Ranked

Georgia Southern University’s online master’s degree in sport management was ranked No. 10 on the list of 25 Best Online Master’s in Sports Management for 2021 by Best Masters Programs. Best Masters Programs evaluated only accredited programs on the program’s tuition, student reviews and potential salary.  The 36-credit, online program, housed in the Waters College of Health Professions, […]

Students Recognized at Dietetic Internship Pinning

The Department of Health Sciences and Kinesiology’s Dietetic Internship (DI) program hosted its annual pinning ceremony at the Nessmith-Lane Center on Georgia Southern University Statesboro Campus. The ceremony recognized those who have successfully completed the DI program. Family, friends and preceptors were present as dietetic interns were presented with a certificate, a verification statement of […]