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Team Mason to Honor SRHT Alumnus at Softball Tournament

August 29, 2014

The Kyle Wilson Memorial Softball Tournament this Sunday, August 31, honors an alumnus of the School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism. Read more...
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"Best and Worst Cities for Recreation 2014" Features Interview with James Kozlowski

August 27, 2014

Associate Professor James Kozlowski lends his expertise for an article on how public parks and recreation help define the quality of life in most communities. Read more...
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Welcome to Ten New Faculty Members

August 29, 2014

CEHD welcomes ten new faculty members to the college's two schools, the Graduate School of Education and the School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism. Read more...
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Sport and Video Game Design Program Prepares Students for New Careers

August 14, 2014

U.S. News and World Report's website notes the surge in university video game design programs, including Mason's undergraduate minor in Sport and Computer Game Design. Read more...
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One- and Two-Credit Physical Activity Courses Are the Perfect Fit

July 2, 2014

Physical activity courses introduce fun and fitness to students' busy schedules. Read more...
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Eco-Tourism Students Research the Use of Local Food at Conferences

June 19, 2014

Students in Tour 312 conduct research on how conference planners can go "green" by using local food producers. Read more...
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Discussing Sports: Not Merely a Trivial Pursuit

August 26, 2014

Chris Elzey, co-director of the Center for the Study of Sport and Leisure in Society, explains how discussion of sports is a discussion of what matters in our nation. Read more...
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Thank You Cam Videos - RHT Graduation 2014

May 17, 2014

Enjoy these videos from graduates of the School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism!  Read More...

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Graduation! Photos & Videos for the Class of 2014

May 12, 2014

Are you graduating this weekend? Check cehd.gmu.edu/class2014 for videos and more! Read More...

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Take Courses at Mason's Arlington Summer Sports Institute

May 12, 2014

Interested in sport management? Students are invited to take courses this summer at Mason's Arlington Summer Sports Institute. Read More...

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John Moore, Former Marriott Executive, Joins Mason Faculty

April 24, 2014

John Moore, formerly of Marriott International, has joined the faculty of the School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism in Mason’s College of Education and Human Development. He will begin teaching in Fall 2014. Read More...

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Real Life 101 Weddings Panel Features Maggie Daniels

April 21, 2014

Monte Durham of "Say Yes to the Dress Atlanta" and Maggie Daniels captivated a full house with their talk on weddings last week.   Read More...

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Moving SMART-ly: Lab Helps Athletes Avoid Injury

April 11, 2014

In recent decades, runners have adjusted to new shoes, music, clothing and energy bars. The innovation they would most like to see, however, has eluded them. Read More...

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New Research to Focus on Youth Lacrosse Injuries

March 19, 2014

Mason professors will soon begin US Lacrosse-funded research that uses sensors to track how and why head and other injuries occur. Read More...

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"Mason Miles" is First of Three Events for Kyle Wilson Memorial Scholarship

March 19, 2014

Mason's 5K/2K run tomorrow, a 10K walk in April, and a softball tournament over Labor Day all help raise funds for the Kyle Wilson Memorial Scholarship. Read More...

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Bring on the Ice! Dr. Banville Merges Love of Winter Sports with Teaching

February 14, 2014

With the Winter Olympics in full swing, interest in the sport of curling is sky high! Read More...

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Faculty, Students, and Alumni Represent Mason at the VATA Annual Meeting

January 13, 2014

Close to 50 faculty, students, and alumni from George Mason University participated in the Virginia Athletic Trainers' Association annual meeting this past weekend. Read More...

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Morgan Maravich is Named to Top Ten Next Gens in Group Travel

January 9, 2014

A 2009 graduate of the Tourism and Events Management program was just named a Top Ten Next Gen for the tourism management industry. Read More...

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Congratulations to Winter 2013 Graduates!

December 20, 2013

The faculty and staff of the College of Education and Human Development send all best wishes to the Winter 2013 graduates. Read More...

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Postcards from the Field: An Internship With the Gravely Seadogs

November 12, 2013

Katie Cusson was a student teacher at an elementary school, an experience that confirmed her interest in becoming a physical education teacher. Read More...

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Industry Experts Brainstorm Future Growth of Tourism and Events Management Program

November 26, 2013

The Tourism and Events Management program invited industry experts to provide their insights at a "think tank" yesterday to brainstorm the future growth of the popular program. Read More...

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Mason Students Pass Rigorous Board Exam for Athletic Trainers

November 21, 2013

The Athletic Training Education program at George Mason University announced that nine seniors passed the national Board of Certification examination last week. Read More...

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Graduation Information - December 19, 2013

November 18, 2013

Are you graduating in December? Many congratulations! Please see the graduation page for important dates and information. Read More...

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Postcards from the Field: An Internship With the Washington Redskins

November 12, 2013

Olivia Mershon is a senior Sport Management major who provides an inside look at her sought-after internship with the Washington Redskins. Read More...

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Spend Your Spring Break Studying Sports in Italy, Germany, and Switzerland

November 11, 2013

What are YOU doing over spring break this year? How about heading to Italy, Germany, and Switzerland for a unique, firsthand experience in international sport? Read More...

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George Mason Researchers Think Saliva Might Contain Bio-Marker for Concussions

November 6, 2013

An article on NFL.com today and many other news outlets highlights the exciting work of George Mason professors Shane Caswell and Chip Petricoin in searching for concussion bio-markers in saliva Read More...

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Continuing Education on Preventing Sudden Death in School-Age Athletes

November 5, 2013

A group of athletic trainers and directors, school nurses, and primary care physicians are meeting at George Mason University today to learn how to prevent sudden death in children and adolescents participating in sports.  Read More...

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Shane Caswell's Research on Concussions is Highlighted in Washington Post

November 4, 2013

Shane Caswell's groundbreaking research on concussions in high school sports was highlighted in a major front page article in Sunday's Washington Post. Read More...

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HSMAI President Visits Hospitality Management Program

October 31, 2013

Assistant Professor Seungwon “Shawn” Lee introduced a key industry executive to students and faculty in the Hospitality Management program this week. Read More...

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Craig Esherick Tapped for the University's Next Vision Series Lecture

October 29, 2013

Craig Esherick, assistant professor of sport management, will give the university's next Vision Series lecture on November 4. Read More...

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Luanne Norden Receives Distance Education Award from George Mason University

October 14, 2013

Luanne Norden, an instructor in the School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism, is the recipient of the university's 2013 Distance Education Award for faculty. Read More...

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An Infographic Look at CEHD Accomplishments

October 10, 2013

Can an infographic describe a college of education? This one visualizes CEHD's accomplishments in nine impressive data points. Read More...

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Mason's 2013 Team Excellence Award Goes to the S.M.A.R.T. Lab Team

October 7, 2013

Congratulations to the S.M.A.R.T. Lab team, winner of the 2013 Team Excellence Award from George Mason University! Read More...

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Accolades: Faculty Achievements, October 2013

October 4, 2013

CEHD faculty members have a scholarly impact locally, nationally, and internationally.
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Students Win Virginia Hospitality and Travel Association Scholarship

October 4, 2013

Congratulations to Linda Tran Koontz and Nhu Nguyen, winners of the Virginia Hospitality and Travel Association scholarship. Read More...

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Postcards from the Field: A Career in College Athletics

October 4, 2013

Dylan Herbert is a recent Mason graduate whose sport management internship inspired him to pursue a career in college athletics fundraising. Read More...

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Candace Parham Receives Outstanding Achievement Award

October 3, 2013

Congratulations to Candace Parham for receiving the Margaret C. Howell award from George Mason University. Read More...

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Athletic Scholarship Brings Track Star to Mason to Study in RHT

October 3, 2013

Daianna Barron is pursuing her dreams, which includes competing on Mason's track team and graduating with a degree in tourism and events management. Read More...

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Grant Funding Awarded to CEHD - Fall 2013 Update

October 2, 2013

CEHD faculty members secure millions of dollars of external funding each year to conduct important research addressing issues as diverse as educational game design and sports diplomacy. Read More...

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Postcards from the Field: A Marine Sergeant Zeroes in on a New Career

September 30, 2013

Frank Ellin, a former Marine sergeant, writes about exploring a new career in the field of events management. Read More...

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Upcoming RHT Study Abroad Trip to Costa Rica and Nicaragua is Enrolling Now

September 23, 2013

Students can experience the natural beauty of Central America in an exciting two-week study abroad tour of Costa Rica and Nicaragua over Winter Break. Read More...

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Postcards from the Field: An Internship at ESPN Wide World of Sports

September 27, 2013

Kristen Zimmerman writes about her experience at ESPN Wide World of Sports, an internship that was part of her studies in international sport management. Read More...

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“Team Mason” Goes to Bat at Kyle Wilson Softball Tournament

September 11, 2013

More than 1,000 players, umpires, families, coaches, and even a few dogs (!) played softball and remembered the life and service of Kyle Wilson over Labor Day weekend. Read More...

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Alumni & Family BBQ -- Join the Fun on October 5

September 6, 2013

All alumni, family, and friends are invited to CEHD's first-ever Alumni Weekend BBQ!  Read More...

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Get Up and Move! Mason's 1-2 Credit Fun and Fitness Courses

August 29, 2013

Make a pact to get up and move this semester! Enroll in a one- or two-credit fun and fitness course at Mason. Choose from more than 50 classes.  Read More...

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David Verburg Wins Gold at World Athletics Championships in Moscow

August 28, 2013

David Verburg, a senior majoring in Sport Management, ran the lead leg in Team USA's gold medal win of the Men's 4x400 meters final in Moscow.  Read More...

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A Bonanza of Backpacks Donated to Alexandria Schools

August 28, 2013

In what has become an annual back-to-school tradition, CEHD this week donated more than 80 backpacks for students in Alexandria City Public Schools. Read More...

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New Courses! A Cool Dozen from CEHD

August 28, 2013

It's a cool dozen of 12 new courses available for the first time this fall. Check out "HEAL 331: Men's Health" and "HDFS 200: Individual and Family Development" and other premiering courses now open for enrollment. Read More...

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CEHD Appoints 14 New Faculty Members

August 27, 2013

Dean Mark R. Ginsberg announced the appointment of 14 new faculty members to the College of Education and Human Development (CEHD). Read More...

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RHT Alumna Celebrates With the Blackhawks

June 25, 2013

What's that that Noelle Fanella is hoisting over her head? Why, it's the Stanley Cup! Read More...

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