03/13/2018
Why We Need More Health Education. And How One Professor is Answering the Call.
brushing-teeth-kid180x120.jpgSociety is in the midst of a serious health crisis, and it’s often an epidemic of our own making. On average, we tend to eat too poorly, stress too much, sleep too little, and exercise even less. These unhealthy behaviors all lead to what’s collectively known as chronic disease and it’s the leading cause of death in America today.
03/09/2018
Dr. Dean Smith, professor of kinesiology and health, wins the American Chiropractor Association's Research Award for 2018
dean-smith-1-180x120.jpgDr. Dean Smith recently wins the American Chiropractor Association's Research Award for 2018.
02/26/2018
Miami University hosts Midwest Sport and Exercise Psychology Symposium
mseps-conference180x120.jpgMiami University hosted the 29th annual Midwest Sport and Exercise Psychology Symposium (MSEPS) in collaboration with the Association for Applied Sport Psychology, an international sport psychology association. The MSEPS is a conference organized primarily by graduate students for students to present their research.
02/20/2018
On the Road to Wellness: How One Dietitian is Driving Truckers Toward Health
ali-close-up180x120.jpgAli John, EHS/KNH graduate, now runs the wellness program for Werner, one of the largest trucking companies in the world.
02/02/2018
American Heart Association Heart Mini Race 41 - Join the Redhawk Team!
On March 18, 2018 the American Heart Association has their annual Heart Mini race. We'd like to encourage faculty, staff, and students at Miami to join the team and/or submit a donation to AHA for the Miami Redhawks team.
02/01/2018
The Theory of Planned Behavior: A Uniform Framework for the Prediction and Explanation of Behavior
The theory of planned behavior (TPB) has prominence as one of the most popular theories used in health promotion and health education, and is used in many other fields.
01/24/2018
Athletic Training Students Win OATA Quiz Bowl
oata-students180x120.jpgA team of three athletic training students recently won the Ohio Athletic Trainers' Association (OATA) Quiz Bowl.
01/16/2018
CIQS Day and Miami faculty empower young women to prepare for STEM fields
On Tuesday, January 9, the College of Arts and Science and the College of Education, Health and Society hosted the fourth annual CIQS (Careers Involving Quantitative Skills) Day for 72 young women from five regional high schools
11/09/2017
Miami SLAM Alumni Build Exciting Careers in Major League Baseball
baseball-glove180x120.jpgThrough the SLAM program, Miami students get access to the resources and experiences that help them thrive in sport industry careers.