As part of NBC’s coverage of the Olympics, Associate Dean Walt Thompson teamed up with 11Alive’s Chesley McNeil to explore the science behind Olympic sports — and try some sports out themselves!
The city of Atlanta was ranked the 14th healthiest metropolitan area in the U.S. for the second year in a row, according to the American College of Sports Medicine’s 2016 American Fitness Index.
Associate Dean Walt Thompson has been named president-elect of the American College of Sports Medicine, the largest sports medicine and exercise science organization in the world.
Join Walt Thompson for a Twitter chat on the 2015 American Fitness Index tomorrow at 1 p.m.
How do you measure a city’s overall health and wellness? Tomorrow at 1 p.m., join Walt Thompson, College of Education and Human Development associate dean, and the American College of Sports Medicine for a Twitter chat about the… more »
Learn about what our faculty and staff are up to around the College of Education & Human Development.
Walt Thompson, Associate Dean for Graduate Studies and Research, will moderate a faculty panel Nov. 5 as part of the Professional Development Wednesdays Speaker Series.
The city of Atlanta was ranked the 16th healthiest metropolitan area in the United States, according to the American College of Sports Medicine’s 2014 American Fitness Index (AFI).
Dr. Don Davis received a two-year, $250,000 grant from the Templeton Foundation for his Behavioral Measures of Humility in Couples project, which will fund multiple graduate students in the Department of Counseling and Psychological Services.
Dr. Janet Burns and Ms. Carla Tanguay were invited speakers and presented two sessions on teaching and assessing ethics at… more »
Eight doctoral students have been chosen to participate in the College of Education & Human Development’s 2013-2014 Dean’s Research Doctoral Fellowship initiative, a four-year program that recognizes outstanding scholarly accomplishments and the academic potential of newly admitted research doctoral students.
The following students were selected for the fellowship:
Jackie Bialo, Department of Counseling and Psychological… more »
Matching funds, in-kind donations bring total to $5 million
The Georgia Department of Human Services’ Afterschool Care Program awarded the After-School All-Stars Atlanta program a $1.25 million grant to continue its services during the 2013-2014 academic year.
The After-School All-Stars Atlanta (ASAS-A) program, which provides comprehensive after-school programs for at-risk students in the metro-Atlanta area,… more »