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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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December 9th, 2013, 08:12

Fedewa: Exercise may prevent, treat type 2 diabetes in children

Research by Michael Fedewa, a kinesiology doctoral student, has found exercise training may prevent, treat type 2 diabetes in children, reports a December 3 story in All Voices, an online news site.

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December 2nd, 2013, 08:12

Researchers find single bout of exercise boosts energy

About 20 percent of Americans report persistent feelings of low energy. Many more people have low energy dips during the day that reduce their ability to work, recreate or otherwise enjoy life. But a new University of Georgia study has found one simple solution—exercise.

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December 2nd, 2013, 08:12

Researchers find single bout of exercise boosts energy

In 91 percent of comparisons, feelings of energy increased after exercise compared to sitting quietly in control conditions. The average energy boost after exercise was large enough to meaningfully improve the participant’s mood that day

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November 7th, 2013, 05:11

Evans featured in Columns’ Faculty Profile

Ellen Evans, an associate professor in the department of kinesiology, was featured as the Faculty Profile in the November 4 Columns, UGA’s faculty-staff newspaper.

Another story in the November 4 Columns reports that Donna Alvermann is leading a COE team developing a Web-based tool to improve young students’ literacy skills.

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October 23rd, 2013, 03:10

Study: Exercise could help kids do better in school

Researchers from the University of Dundee, University of Bristol and University of Georgia found that the more time teens spend exercising, the better they tend to do on tests for English, math and science, reported an October 23 story in the Huffington Post.

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October 21st, 2013, 08:10

Chepyator-Thomson co-edits new book on physical education

Rose Chepyator-Thomson, a professor in kinesiology, focuses on issues that face physical education and sport programs in the context of historical and contemporary dilemmas in new book she co-edited titled, Global Perspectives on Physical Education and After-School Sport Programs.

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September 30th, 2013, 03:09

McCullick featured in Red & Black story about UGA Obesity Initiative

Bryan McCullick, a professor and physical education program coordinator for the department of kinesiology, said it was crucial to teach children how to be active early in life if they are going to be active in adulthood in a September 30 story in the Red & Black.

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September 18th, 2013, 04:09

Vang ranks 4th in world in powerlifting competition

College of Education student James Vang came home ranked fourth in the world in his age group and weight class after competing in the International Powerlifting Federation’s Junior World Championships in Killeen, Texas.

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September 18th, 2013, 09:09

COE faculty’s work featured on UGA Home Page, Columns

The research of Kevin McCully and the work of Ellen Evans are featured in separate stories on the UGA Home Page and in Columns, UGA’s faculty-staff weekly newspaper this week.

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