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June 09, 2015
Texas House Bill 767 – which would have made Texas the first state to require electrocardiogram (ECG) screening for high school athletes – sparked widespread debate during the spring 2015 legislative session, but what is ECG testing, really? Texas A&M University students have options available if they wish to get one.
May 26, 2015
The membership of the North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM) has elected Dr. George Cunningham, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Research at Texas A&M University, as the 2016 President-Elect.
May 18, 2015
At the spring 2015 HLKN Graduate & Student Awards Reception, Julianne Newman, sport management senior, received the inaugural Kevin Sumlin Diversity Award, whose namesake is the first African-American head coach in the history of the Texas A&M football program.
April 27, 2015
The 2015 Bush Excellence Award for International Teaching was presented to Dr. Paul J. Batista, associate professor in the Division of Sports Management for the Department of Health and Kinesiology on Thursday, April 23, at a dinner honoring international excellence hosted by Interim President Mark A. Hussey and the Texas A&M International Advisory Board.
April 14, 2015
The 36th Annual Telly Awards has named Huffines Discussion 4 a winner in the category of “Online Video - Online Webisodes, Segments, or Promotional Pieces – Education.”
April 13, 2015
Evelyn Saldivar embodies exactly what it means to be a motivated student and a fearless Aggie as she approaches graduation in May 2015.
April 09, 2015
Deanna Kennedy, doctoral student within the Department of Health and Kinesiology in the College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M, was selected as the 2015 recipient of the U.S. Senator Phil Gramm Doctoral Fellowship.
April 03, 2015
During his undergraduate studies, Kevin Shimkus gained a strong interest in the study of skeletal muscle and wet lab research. Kevin decided to couple that with his fascination of spaceflight and came to pursue his doctorate at the College of Education & Human Development, where he studies in Dr. James Fluckey’s Muscle Biology Laboratory.
March 23, 2015
Students from the Texas A&M Dance Program were recognized at the American College Dance Association's South-Central Conference.
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.
March 05, 2015
The Division of Research at Texas A&M University awarded several faculty members more than $155K in grants to fund research.
February 17, 2015
Sport management students will be working H-E-B Big League Weekend in San Antonio, to gain experience in event management with Major League Baseball
February 08, 2015
Masters student in sport management, Ciara Travis, recounts her first impressions upon arriving at the National Sports Forum Case Cup Competition in Cincinnati, Ohio.
January 21, 2015
The college engages in translational research that drives new practices and effective policy across the fields of education, health and human development.
January 20, 2015
Researchers at the Center for Translational Research in Aging and Longevity are studying what happens to adults that spend extended in bed, usually after surgery.
January 15, 2015
In an effort to further support innovative research that meaningfully impacts people in the state, nation, and world, The College of Education and Human Development awarded four faculty members the Transforming Lives Research Grant.
December 08, 2014
TAMU Dance faculty attended the Texas Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Convention, where Professor Christine Bergeron received the prestigious Honor Award.
December 03, 2014
Dr. Suzanne Droleskey tells us about her experience teaching International Studies major Kaitlyn Kellermeyer, who is blind, the art of tai chi.
November 26, 2014
In a study funded by the Maastrict University Medical Center, Dr. Nicolaas Deutz explores the potential for tryptophan-enriched diets to improve the mood and cognition of patients with multiple sclerosis.
November 17, 2014
The 4th Annual Huffines Discussion will host nine leaders in sports medicine and human performance on November 21, 2014 in the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center at the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum at Texas A&M University.
October 23, 2014
Texas A&M’s Department of Health and Kinesiology has entered into a new program to enrich the career aspirations of students in the health field.
October 07, 2014
Dr. Richard Kreider has been chosen as a 2014-15 SEC Academic Leadership Development Program fellow, a professional development program that seeks to identify, prepare and advance academic leaders for roles within SEC institutions and beyond.
September 03, 2014
Faculty in the Department of Health and Kinesiology are recognized nationally and internationally for their outstanding work in research and service accomplishments. This semester, we welcome 12 new faculty members to our growing Department.
Research in front of a stage with a band
June 12, 2014

Music entertains people all around the world. Live music performances can affect an audience’s mood and energy levels and the performers, too.

April 29, 2014
On April 24, the College of Education and Human Development held a reception to honor the new class of Transforming Lives Fellows and to celebrate the activities associated with the college Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP), Aggies Commit to Transforming Lives.

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