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Dr. Sheila Jones | Assistant Professor of Kinesiology and Nutrition

Dr. Sheila Jones | Assistant Professor of Kinesiology and Nutrition

By on June 19, 2018 in ACU News with 0 Comments

For Dr. Sheila Jones, Abilene Christian University’s Money Student Recreation and Wellness Center is more than just a state-of-the-art place for students to hit the weights, swim some laps or shoot hoops. The Money Center is also an innovative place to learn. Jones, an assistant professor of kinesiology and nutrition and director of the Didactic […]

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De’Andre Brown (’18) | Kinesiology

De’Andre Brown (’18) | Kinesiology

By on June 18, 2018 in ACU News with 0 Comments

ACU football is in De’AndreBrown’s blood. The junior running back’s father, Eric Brown (’92), suited up for the Wildcats in the late 1980s and early ’90s, and De’Andre was raised on his stories of Wildcat football. But when it came time to pick a college, the deciding factor was ACU’s commitment to its Christian mission. “I […]

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Colton Rosseau (’19) | Kinesiology

Colton Rosseau (’19) | Kinesiology

By on June 18, 2018 in ACU News with 0 Comments

When a new class of freshmen and transfer students began their ACU journeys this fall, Colton Rosseau was ready. The junior kinesiology major from Abilene, Texas, is a member of the student servant-leadership group Lynay. As the group’s new members introduced themselves in Fall 2017, Colton made sure to let them know they had a […]

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Master of Athletic Training degree accepting applications

Master of Athletic Training degree accepting applications

By on August 2, 2017 in Academic News, ACU News

ACU will offer a new graduate program within the Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition: a Master of Athletic Training (M.A.T.), with courses beginning in June 2018. This 55-hour, entry-level master’s degree will be offered residentially in Abilene with a new cohort beginning in June every year. It includes an experiential learning component in fulfillment of the […]

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ACU to offer new Master of Science in Community Nutrition

ACU to offer new Master of Science in Community Nutrition

By on March 21, 2017 in Academic News, ACU News

ACU announces the creation of a new, online graduate program within the Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition: a Master of Science in Community Nutrition, with courses beginning in May 2017. This program is one of very few nutrition master’s programs that is community focused, designed to prepare students to utilize nutrition-related knowledge and skills to […]

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Money Center celebrates one-year anniversary

Money Center celebrates one-year anniversary

By on August 31, 2012 in Academic News, Alumni News, Campus News with 4 Comments

Samuel Cook is a little more than half the man he used to be. To be more precise, he’s lost nearly a third of his body weight. He’s done it by pumping weight – cumulatively, more than a million pounds of it. Staff at the Royce and Pam Money Student Recreation and Wellness Center recently […]

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ACU Remembers: Dr. Dwain Hart

ACU Remembers: Dr. Dwain Hart

Dr. Dwain Hart, one of Abilene Christian University’s most respected academic administrators and athletics coaches for more than four decades, died early today in Abilene at age 80 after a battle with cancer. A native of Calvert, Texas, he was inducted into the 2003-04 class of the ACU Sports Hall of Fame after 16 seasons […]

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