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March 28th, 2014, 09:03

Hawkins in NYT: Success may not be what it seems

Billy Hawkins, a professor in kinesiology, writes in a March 28 New York Times op-ed that success may not be what it seems in relation to a recent regional National Labor Relations Board ruling that football players at Northwestern University can unionize and collectively bargain.

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March 4th, 2014, 01:03

Clifford Lewis Lecture: David Buchner, M.D., University of Illinois

“The Health Benefits of Short Bouts of Physical Activity in Adults,” David Buchner The Shahid and Ann Carlson Khan Professor in Applied Health Sciences University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 4 p.m. Master’s Hall Georgia Center for Continuing Education A reception will be held in the Pecan Tree Galleria at 3:30 p.m. The lecture is free [...]

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March 4th, 2014, 05:03

2014 Global Educational Forum

University of Georgia faculty and invited scholars will discuss women’s accomplishments and the challenges they face during the 8th annual UGA Global Educational Forum titled, “Women in Sport, Education and Health,” at the Georgia Center for Continuing Education. Masters Hall Georgia Center for Continuing Education Press release

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February 28th, 2014, 04:02

Cooper on WMAZ-TV: Football helmets should be NOCSAE certified

Bud Cooper, associate clinical professor of athletic training, says the best concussion prevention is to make sure football helmets are NOCSAE certified, in an interview with WMAZ-TV in Macon on helmet safety ratings.

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February 6th, 2014, 01:02

2014 Ramsey Lecture: Kevin Guskiewicz, UNC-Chapel Hill

“Making Sport Safer through Innovative Science” Kevin Guskiewicz The Kenan Distinguished Professor and founding director of the Matthew Gfeller Sport-Related Traumatic Brain Injury Research Center at UNC-Chapel Hill 4 p.m. in Mahler Auditorium Georgia Center A reception will be held at 3:30 p.m. in Hill Atrium. Press release

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February 6th, 2014, 12:02

Sport concussions expert Kevin Guskiewicz to give Ramsey Lecture Feb. 12

Kevin Guskiewicz, the University of North Carolina researcher who discovered a correlation between the number of concussions a football player suffered and the appearance of dementia, depression and other brain dysfunction later in life, will deliver the 2014 Ramsey Lecture on Wednesday, February 12 at the University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education.

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February 4th, 2014, 10:02

Hawkins in NYT: Legalized gambling a threat to sports, society

Wider legalization of sport betting could add more challenges to the many that professional sports have already encountered, writes Billy Hawkins, a professor in kinesiology, in an op-ed article in the January 31 issue of the New York Times.

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January 15th, 2014, 06:01

Three COE faculty among 13 get UGA Learning Technologies Grants

The University of Georgia Center for Teaching and Learning awarded 13 Learning Technologies Grants this fall to faculty members — including three from the College of Education — who proposed ideas regarding innovative teaching practice with technology.

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January 15th, 2014, 04:01

Research showing single bout of exercise boosts energy reported

A study by kinesiology researchers in UGA’s College of Education which found that a single bout of exercise consistently increases feelings of energy is reported by several news and health websites here and abroad.

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December 9th, 2013, 10:12

Hawkins quoted in ABH story on colleges’ spending on athletics

Billy Hawkins, a professor in the department of kinesiology, is quoted in a December 8 Athens Banner-Herald story on colleges’ spending on athletics.

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