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Employee Excellence Awards

December 2, 2011

Congratulations to Victor Anderson and Joel McLawhorn for winning employee excellence awards this year! Victor Anderson is our Computer System Administrator and is single handedly responsible for all computer equipment for all 60+ employees including set up, maintenance, repair and … Read more

EXSS Employee of The Year…..Darrell Kidd

December 2, 2011

Congratulations to Darrell Kidd who was the recipient of the EXSS Employee of the Year Award. This employee excellence award is given to a person nominated by their peers for going over and beyond to further the mission of the … Read more

Darin Padua Featured in the Raleigh News & Observer

September 26, 2011

Dr. Darin Padua was featured in the Raleigh News and Observer on Sunday, September 25th in an article titled, “Cracking the ACL Code: UNC Researchers learning how to prevent ACL Injuries” by Tim Stevens. This is a great article about … Read more

Darin Padua Quoted in The Wall Street Journal

September 21, 2011

Dr. Darin Padua makes The Wall Street Journal in an article titled, “New Steps to Prevent Knee Injuries in Teen Sports” by Katherine Hobson. Darin’s PEAKc warm up rountine (Performance Enhancement And Kinetic Control) that was developed within the Sports … Read more

Dr. Bonita Marks to Speak at USTA

July 14, 2011

Dr. Bonita Marks is the invited featured speaker at the United States Tennis Association (USTA)Boys and Girls Zonal Team Championships being held at the Cary Tennis Center, NC  on July 26th, 4-6 pm. The topic will be on Recovery in … Read more

Dr. Bonita Marks Elected to ACSM Interest Group Chair

July 14, 2011

Dr. Bonita Marks was recently elected as chair for the American College of Sports Medicine’s Special Interest Group (SIG) on Aging during their annual conference held in Denver Colorado in June 2011. It is a 3-year appointment.  She will be … Read more

Dr. Edgar Shields Serves as Interim Chair

July 14, 2011

Dr. Edgar Shields, Jr. Associate Professor in Sport Administration and Director of the Graduate  Studies and Graduate Admissions in Exercise and Sport Science will serve as interim chair during a research leave for Dr. Kevin Guskiewicz.  Dr. Shields will serve … Read more

Concussion Research Interview with NCAA

February 8, 2011

Jason Mihalik was recently interviewed on about the work he and his collegues are doing in concussion research.  See the full interview.