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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.
March 11, 2016
The Department of Health and Kinesiology will offer a new online coaching track concentration this fall. Under the direction of Clinical Associate Professor Dr. Paul Keiper, the new concentration area, will give students advanced coaching education.
March 08, 2016
Thousands of students, faculty and staff from across the university heard from leaders in the fields of health, science, nutrition, medicine, and sport management as part of the 2016 Distinguished Lecture Series. This year’s focus was on the “Impact of Health, Kinesiology and Sport Management on Society.”
March 04, 2016
A recent clinical study showed that providing an oral nutritional supplement during and after hospital admission was associated with a 50 percent lower death rate in older malnourished patients with heart and lung disease.
March 02, 2016
Student mentorship and inclusion is a top priority for sport management professor Dr. John Singer. His research focuses on the intersections of race in education and diversity and social justice in sports.
March 01, 2016
A partnership between six different colleges and schools across Texas A&M, including the College of Education and Human Development, will help prepare graduates to defend against a national security concern – with a minor in cybersecurity.
February 24, 2016
A documentary created and co-produced by Dr. Valerie Hill-Jackson will be screened at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans on March 10th.
February 23, 2016
Several students from the Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture (TLAC) competed and won at the recent Aggies Invent weekend, Feb. 5-7, hosted by the College of Engineering
February 19, 2016
Dr. Jane Stallings, former dean of the College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M University, passed away Sunday, January 31.
February 18, 2016
Recent research by Professor Emeritus Dr. Jan Hughes could impact bullying prevention in schools across the country. The research focuses on whether the connection a child has with his or her teacher impacts how much that child is liked or disliked by his or her classmates.
February 17, 2016
Former students in the Master’s of Education program have created a mentorship system aimed at spreading their teaching knowledge to other incoming graduate students.
February 11, 2016
11 high school seniors from the Bryan/College Station area were given a weekend of hands-on experience in the sports marketing field as part of the Center for Sport Management Research and Education’s (CSMRE) inaugural Sport Marketing Summit.
February 10, 2016
A unique collaboration between a professor of school psychology, two non-profits and an area psychologist is changing the face of parent training in Brazos County.
February 09, 2016
When Jordan Polk first started her educational career at Texas A&M, she had a desire to teach in special education. During her senior year, her focus changed. She still had a passion for children with special needs, but she also learned about children with other needs.
February 04, 2016
A Spurs Sports & Entertainment sales team met with students January 29-30 at the Aloft Hotel as part of the Sport Sales class in the Sport Management program.
February 03, 2016
A collaboration between professors from four colleges, including the College of Education and Human Development, is hoping to make a difference in the future of the STEM fields – science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
February 02, 2016
ChallengeWorks is helping to build open-minded leaders of the future with its challenge course activities and guided reflection.
January 28, 2016
The First Folio tour will make its way to Texas A&M University from March 8 – April 3 in the J. Wayne Stark Galleries in the Memorial Student Center.
January 28, 2016
Dr. Ponjuan co-authored Ensuring the Success of Latino Males in Higher Education: A National Imperative. The book, a culmination of years of research from scholars across the country, is the first to specifically focus on Latino males in higher education. It includes 12 chapters detailing theories, research and practice.
January 26, 2016
Dr. Valerie Hill-Jackson has co-edited two books, Better Principals, Better Schools: What Star Principals Know, Believe, and Do, available now and Better Teachers, Better Schools: What Star Teachers Know, Believe, and Do, to be released this summer, both published by Information Age Press.
January 20, 2016
The state-of-the-art facility, located on John Kimbrough Boulevard, will be a hub for human research collaboration at Texas A&M University.
January 12, 2016
New research from Dr. Adam Barry, Associate Professor in Health Education, contends that youth ,as young as 13, have unrestricted access to alcohol advertising on social media platforms.
January 06, 2016
About one of every eight Texas public school students need special education services. Preservice teachers in the special education program at Texas A&M are trained to work with students who have all types of disabilities in all grades and at all levels, from mild to severe.
December 14, 2015
Yanelly Guerrero is living her very own Cinderella story at Texas A&M. Guerrero, a master’s student in educational technology, is a member of the Fightin’ Texas Aggie Band and has a pair of senior boots to call her own, thanks to Dr. Norvella Carter, professor of urban education.
December 11, 2015
More than 50 students from Texas A&M took part in AggieSTEM’s first Hour of Code. The event is a global movement reaching tens of millions of students around the world during Computer Science Education Week.

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