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JMU Hosts 200 VA Teachers at 2010 Health & Physical Activity Institute

HPAIThe Health and Physical Activity Institute co-sponsored by the VA Department of Education, VA Department of Health and VAHPERD was a huge success this past summer.  Workshops were presented by the NASPE Teachers of the Year and over 40 local and national professionals.  Eleven JMU student ambassadors worked, attended and were essential in making the event a success.  JMU’s Bobby Lifka, Susan Nye, Tom Moran and Jacqueline Williams all presented various sessions with PHETE students: Emily Stewart, Amanda Perry and Lindsey Felton.  Next year’s institute is scheduled for July 18-20.  For more information regarding the institute and future information check the website at www.jmu.edu/kinesiology/hpainstitute.

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Welcome to the Department of Kinesiology! Kinesiology involves the study of human movement and our faculty and students do so from a physiological, biomechanical, and psychosocial perspective. More >

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