At its recent national convention in Boston, the Society of Health and Physical Educators /SHAPE America recognized a Health Promotion and Physical Education faculty and three alumni for their outstanding contributions.
Dr. Hongwei Guan (Associate Professor) was the recipient of the R. Tait McKenzie Award. This award is given in recognition of “distinguished service by...
Stewart Auyash, Associate Professor, Health Promotion and Physical Education, has been named Visiting Associate Professor in the Division of Public and Promotional Communication at the Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore for Spring 2010.
Raj Subramaniam, associate professor, Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education, published an article titled "Motivational Effects of Interest on Student Engagement and Learning in Physical Education" in the International Journal of Physical Education, 46/2, 11--19.
Amy Frith, assistant professor in the Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education, has recently published as first author in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, which has the second highest impact rating for nutrition and obesity journals.
Phoebe Constantinou, assistant professor, Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education, recently published an article entitled, "Tips for Using the New Physical Activity Guidelines in Effective Advocacy" in the peer-reviewed journal, Strategies: A Journal for Physical and Sport Educators (volume 22, number 5, pages 37-38).