February 01, 2019
Recent research from the Department of Health and Kinesiology in the College of Education and Human Development aims to demystify why female athletes do not stack up to their male counterparts in building profitable personal brands.
handball player making a play for the ball
January 07, 2019
On Nov. 30 Randolph gave $1 million to support the Texas A&M Handball team and the sport of handball in Physical Education Activity Programs in Health and Kinesiology, a department in the College of Education and Human Development.
Texas A&M women's basketball player going up for a layup
November 06, 2018
College basketball season is here. As the games get heated, remember to mind your p’s and q’s. Texas A&M sport researcher Dr. George Cunningham found that impolite coaches in NCAA women’s basketball teams negatively impact their players and overall team performance.
Vintage Texas A&M blanket, football and photo of michael park
November 01, 2018
Michael Park ’73 walked onto the Texas A&M University campus for the first time in fall of 1968, a year before the College of Education was founded.
girl practicing soccer
March 27, 2018
Girls that are raised running on the field might grow up to run companies as adults.
aggie fans stock photo
February 13, 2018
With the 2018 Winter Olympics underway, there is hope that the games will mend relationships between people divided by conflict or prejudice.
November 29, 2016
HLKN featured San Francisco 49ers' Chief Strategy Officer and Executive Vice President of Football Ops at the Rudder Forum Monday afternoon.
August 25, 2016
Dr. Salaga, who specializes in sport economics, contests that cities like Rio who host the Olympic games usually do not see profitable gains in their economy post-Olympics.
August 18, 2016
The new sport was developed by Instructional Assistant Professor Chad Nelson and is aimed at providing a unique, action-packed experience to the sport culture at Texas A&M.
March 14, 2016
A former student and leader in sport marketing shared his experience going from a student in the Department of Health and Kinesiology to being a top executive at three of the major sporting goods brands in the world as part of the seventh annual Department of Health and Kinesiology’s Distinguished Lecture Series (DLS) at Texas A&M University March 2-4.
September 02, 2015
The Texas A&M Laboratory for the Study of Intercollegiate Athletics (LSIA) awarded Kent State University the winner of its 7th Annual Excellence in Management Cup. This is Kent State University’s third victory since 2009. Rounding out the top three, in second was the University of Oregon and in third, the 2013 champions, the University of Colorado.
June 09, 2015
The Texas A&M University Coaching Academy provides valuable resources for current and aspiring coaches to make a difference on and off the sidelines.
March 23, 2015
Researchers find that sport-related organizations that adopt diversity management strategies are more likely to attract and hire talented, creative employees and generate goodwill among customers who are concerned with diversity-related issues.
September 24, 2014
The University of Idaho has been crowned the 2014 national champion of the Excellence in Management Cup, an award for the most economically efficient athletic department.
August 25, 2014
The impact of the Texas A&M Coaching Academy (housed in the Huffines Institute) is already being felt. The Fort Worth Star Telegram profiled the subject of minority football coaches, highlighting opportunities and trends.
Presentation being given at the NSCA clinic
June 03, 2014

A record crowd of strength and conditioning decision makers participated in a two day clinic on campus.  

Dr. Kreider receiving an award
March 18, 2014

The Department of Health and Kinesiology is part of a grant that will have impact on the world’s most popular sport.

Leigh Steinberg
February 21, 2014
Real Life “Jerry Maguire” To Speak About His Career in Sports
A ballet dancer
February 11, 2014

The scientific study of dancers, now called Dance Science, is a young field of research. It dates back to the 1970s and only has existed in the United States as an academic degree since the early 2000s.

January 31, 2014

The fifth annual HLKN Distinguished Lecture Series, "International Perspectives in Health, Kinesiology and Sport."

January 27, 2014
George Cunningham, professor in Sport Management and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs in the College of Education and Human Development, recently worked with researchers from at the University of Florida to develop a research brief entitled "Sport Participation Rates Among Underserved American Youth."
January 23, 2014
John Thornton was picked to be Texas A&M’s representative among the 2014 SEC Basketball Legends, the Southeastern Conference announced Thursday.
November 25, 2013

On Monday, students from Spring Branch ISD’s Future Coaches Academy made the trip to College Station to learn more about the university and the opportunities available if they want to become a coach one day. 

October 29, 2013
The Department of Health & Kinesiology at Texas A&M University is pleased to announce that the Exercise & Sport Nutrition Lab (ESNL) has received a multi-year funding grant from Woodbolt International to research and study formulations of current and new supplements for the marketplace.
October 29, 2013

Texas A&M dedicated their new Physical Education Activity Program Building.


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