Several undergraduate and graduate students from the Department of Kinesiology and Health’s sport administration program volunteered at the SEC Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Dec. 3.
Janessa Henry (M.S. ’16) and Shekia Morant (M.S. ’16), sport administration alumni who currently work at Nike World Headquarters, came to campus to speak to current students about their work.
I-Min Lee, professor of medicine and epidemiology at Harvard University, will be the featured speaker for the 4th Annual Mike and Terry Metzler Distinguished Lecture.
Sport administration students had the opportunity to volunteer at the TOUR Championship hosted at East Lake Golf Club, learning the valuable skills needed for organizing a major sporting event.
Sport administration master’s student Cordero Tanner founded a company called Athleaders 360 that teaches coaches and organizations how to create a supportive environment for youth sports teams.
Professor Beth Cianfrone has been elected a Fellow of the National Academy of Kinesiology, a recognition that’s considered a career milestone and recognizes individuals’ contributions to the field of kinesiology.
Professor Emeritus Jackie Lund is the 2022 recipient of the Society for Health and Physical Educators (SHAPE) America’s Luther Halsey Gulick Award.
Department of Kinesiology and Health doctoral student Myung Ha Sur is one of five students nationwide selected for the Society of Health and Physical Educators (SHAPE) America Ruth Abernathy Presidential Scholarship.