Dr. Tom Martinek, an education professor interested in the impact of teacher expectations on student performance and particularly "learned helplessness", is featured in the UNCG Research Magazine, Spring 2018. Read "The Long Game".
Dr. Jay Poole from the Department of Social Work has received funding from Cone Health Foundation for the project “College Park Clinic”. The Clinic provides harm reduction services to those using opiates. Read Campus Weekly ...
Sept. 29, 2017 at 11am the Maple Rm. in the EUC: HHS and the Office of the Provost present: "The Biopsychosocial Model of Chronic Pain: Past, Present and Future Clinical Directions" by Robert Gatchel; Reception and refreshments at 11am.
Feb. 20, 2017 at 4:00 pm in the EUC Auditorium: Lawther Lecture entitled "Honor Under Pressure: Reflections of a Former POW in North Vietnam" will be presented by Commander Porter Halyburton. Commander Halyburton spent over seven years as a prisoner of war.
Sept. 16, 2015: Margaret Arbuckle ('74 MEd, '82 PhD), JoAnne Safrit (BS '57), and Jerry Tolley (EdD '82) have been named 2015 Alumni of Distinction. They will be formally recognized by the UNCG Alumni Association during Homecoming Week.
March 26, 2015: Dr. Jerono Rotich (NC A & T University) and Dr. Michael McKenzie (WSSU), both graduates of the Department of Kinesiology will receive 2015 BOG Teaching Awards. This award is given annually to one faculty member at each of the system's 17 campuses.
Monday, April 6 at 4pm in EUC Auditorium: The HHS Lawther Lecture entitled "The Role of Physical Activity in Chronic Disease Prevention" is presented by distinguished Harvard Epidemiologist, Dr. I-Min Lee. See details and read
Wednesday, March 25, at 4pm in Maple Rm in EUC: Dr. Liberti will give a talk entitled "Seeking Larger Worlds to Conquer: Race, Resistance, and Women’s Basketball at Black Colleges and Universities in the 1930’s.". For more information, contact Dr. Duffy at email@example.comWednesday, March 25, 2015 at 2 p.m: Re-dedication ceremony at Coleman Building (formerly HHP blg.) will be held at the bridge entrance on West Drive at 2 p.m. Refreshments will follow. Read more ...
Nov. 21, 2014 : Learning in the 21st Century: Developmental Perspectives on Learning from Birth to College, a CFRN/RISE Interdisciplinary conference. See flyer for more information ...
November 24, 2014: Photovoice project in PHE Human Sexuality course featured on FoxNews
Oct. 27 - Nov. 1, 2014: Visit the HHS Homecoming 2014 tent on Kaplan Commons on Nov. 1 at 4:00pm for the Homecoming party. We would love to see you ! See full schedule of Homecoming events .
Tues. Sept. 2, 2014 at 3:30pm - 5:30pm in Rm 186 Stone Blg. : "The Continuing Impact of the Fall of the Iron Curtain on Eastern Europe and the World". Join the Department of Peace and Conflict Studies for an engaging and enriching discussion about art, peace and conflict and how lessons from past conflict can be applied in today's world.
Congratulations to Camille Zarzar, a Community Recreation and Event Management student, and Claire King a Therapeutic Recreation student from the Department of Therapeutic Recreation. They are are featured this month on the UNCG Student Success web page. Read about Camille and Claire here ...May 2014 : Honor's student, James Payne, of Kinesiology graduates as one of the first cohort of the UNCG Guarantee program !!
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April 2014: Members of the PE class of 1974 pose with their volleyball coach, Pat Hielscher ('66, '70, center, front) during the recent Alumni weekend. Dianne Conder Farnsworth and Donna Friesen Wigton shared their experiences as female athletes during the AIAW years with the current volleyball team.
April 2014 : Faculty and Staff Excellence Awards ceremony was held on April 4, 2014. Among the awardees were many students, faculty, and staff from HHS. Congratulations to all !!
March 2014: Social Work JMSW team: 2nd place award in 2014 Social Entrepreneurship Competition!
Thursday, February 27 :Spit'in Anger Event at NC A&T in Proctor Hall. Doors Open at 6:30pm. FREE Refreshments & Hors D'oeuvres at 6:30. Showing starts around 7pm. FREE Admission! Open to public. Sponsored by the JMSW program of the Department of Social Work.
Tuesday, February 25, 11am-2pm : Free confidential HIV/STI testing at the Cone Ballroom in the EUC. Snacks and games! First Come, First Served. Sponsored by UNCG Wellness Center and Wesley-Luther Campus Ministry.
August 2013 : Dr. Leerkes from HDFS is invited by NIH Center for Scientific Review to be a member of the Psychosocial Development, Risk and Prevention Study Section through June 2019. Read more ...
Oct. 30, 2013 from 12-1:30 PM : Talk by Dr. Howard Zehr (PDF) , sponsored by Department of Peace and Conflict Studies - "Interdisciplinary and Community-Based Approaches to Restorative Justice" at Edward's Lounge, Stone Blg.
Oct. 30, 2013 from 6:00-8:00 PM : Talk by Dr. Howard Zehr, sponsored by Department of Peace and Conflict Studies - "The Growing Edges of Restorative Justice" in EUC Blg, Joyner Rm.
October 24 - 25, 2013 : Conference : Female Athletes and Injury: Prevention, Treatment and Recovery in the Elliott University Center. For more information contact Dr. Duffy, Professor of Kinesiology, at firstname.lastname@example.org or download conference poster (PDF) .
September 20, 2013 at 3:00 PM: in the Albanese Auditorium. Dean Hooper will present on Budget 101 followed by the QEP Team. Reception to follow in Edwards Lounge.August 14, 2013 : HHS Faculty Assembly will take place at 2:00 PM in the School of Education Auditorium.
Tuesday August 13 :Alight Foundation sponsors a talk called "How to Read Medical Literature" by Dr.Gustav Magrinat.
May 22, 2013 : News and Record explores the story of Louise Vincent, a Public Health Education major who overcame addiction and was successful with the help of Dr. Bob Strack. Read More...
April 8, 2013 : "Becoming comfortable with uncomfortable conversations." A conversation on what to do and how to react when students or peers say things that make us uncomfortable regarding issues of diversity and inclusion.
April 17-19, 2013 : UNCG faculty, staff, and students can access live TedMed sessions either from a computer or in Rm. 186 Stone Blg.
January 2013 : Dr. Ang Chen has been named the AERA Special Interest Group in "Research in Learning and Instruction in Physical Education" 2013 Scholar. He will deliver an invited keynote at the 2013 AERA Convention in San Francisco in April.
Thursday, January 24 noon - 1:00 p.m : Legacy of the Civil Rights Struggle at the Edwards Lounge, Stone Building. Join us for informal conversation and a brown bag lunch (beverages and dessert provided). We will also discuss MLK's "Letter from Birmingham Jail" (PDF).