Health and Human Performance Department

HHP professor named Faculty Mentor of the Year

Nebraska Wesleyan health and human performance professor was recognized at the recent faculty meeting for her work in mentoring and assisting her p

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Three NWU Students Win Gilman Scholarships to Study Abroad

Three Nebraska Wesleyan University students will spend th

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Senior Discovers Importance of Creativity at Biomedical Engineering Research Internship

This summer Baker, an exercise science and psychology major from Falls City, Neb., was accepted to the University of Minnesota’s Life Sciences Summer Undergraduate Research Program (LSSURP) where he conducted research for the Department of Biomedical Engineering.

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Two NWU Students Awarded National Athletic Training Scholarship

Two Nebraska Wesleyan University seniors have been awarded the National Athletic Training Association Scholarship. 

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Internship Takes Sport Management Major Behind the Scenes of the NFL

Pair credits her internship with NFLPA for expanding her passion for event management.

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NWU Senior Sweeps State, Regional, National Athletic Training Awards

Kelsey Bahe, a senior from Wood River, is the first Nebraskan to sweep three athletic training scholarships at the state, regional and national level.

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Health & Human Performance Professor Named University’s Prouty Winner

A Nebraska Wesleyan University Health and Human Performance professor who students say is “a blessing to learn alongside” has been named the 2016 Margaret J. Prouty Teaching Award winner.

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State Games of America Provide Valuable Internship Experience to NWU Students

On July 28, 14,000 athletes from across the country will arrive in Lincoln to participate in the 2015 State Games of America.

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Professor Receives National Honor for Service to Athletic Training

Nebraska Wesleyan University professor Mark Stutz has been selected to receive an Athletic Trainer Service Award from the National Athletic Trainer

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Students Explore History, Culture and Sport of Australia

Nine students — most of whom are majoring in health and human performance — joined professor Pat Pettit for a three-week trip that was part of the course, “History, Culture, and Sport in Australia.”

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