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College of Education to host graduate program info session in Shreveport

Louisiana Tech University’s College of Education will hold a Graduate Program Information Session at 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 9 at Louisiana Tech’s Shreveport Center located at 8028 Shrevepark Drive. The two-part session will begin with overviews of Louisiana Tech’s graduate programs.  The second part will allow prospective graduate students time for breakout sessions with university [more]

Tech to host adaptive sports seminar, wheelchair basketball tournament

Louisiana Tech University’s Department of Kinesiology will host an Adaptive Sports Seminar and National Wheelchair Basketball Tournament, February 7-8 in Scotty Robertson Memorial Gymnasium and the Lambright Sports and Wellness Center on the Louisiana Tech campus. Jared Rehm, adaptive sports specialist and head wheelchair basketball coach for Auburn University, will present a seminar titled, “Adaptive [more]

Kinesiology professor to present at national coaches conference

Dr. David Szymanski, associate professor of kinesiology and strength and conditioning coach for Louisiana Tech’s baseball team, will present a lecture titled, “Essential Components to a Baseball Resistance Training Program” on January 11 as part of the National Strength and Conditioning Association’s (NSCA) 2014 Coaches Conference in Indianapolis, Ind. Szymanski’s presentation will address the anatomy [more]

Kinesiology professor to present at national strength, conditioning clinic

Dr. David Szymanski, associate professor of kinesiology and strength and conditioning coach for Louisiana Tech’s baseball team, will give a presentation this weekend at the University of Southern Mississippi at a National Strength and Conditioning Association clinic in Hattiesburg, Miss. Szymanski, who holds the Eva Cunningham Endowed Professorship in Education at Louisiana Tech, will give [more]

Szymanski to present as part of Texas A&M lecture series

Dr. David Szymanski, associate professor of kinesiology and strength and conditioning coach for Louisiana Tech’s baseball team, will be a featured presenter Wednesday during a lecture series hosted by Texas A&M University’s Department of Health and Kinesiology. “Kinesiology Diversification: Investigating Our Professional Spectrum through Research & Application,” will feature 12 weekly lectures covering a range [more]

BEYOND THE CLASSROOM: Graduate student hits home run with internship

Louisiana Tech faculty members encourage students to seek and obtain internships in order to help them prepare for their career path after college. Many students take advantage of the various internship opportunities. This is the sixth part of a six-part series highlighting Louisiana Tech students and their internship experiences. For Louisiana Tech graduate student Zachary [more]

Boyd earns state “Professional of the Year” award

Rhonda Boyd, instructor of kinesiology and director of adult fitness in the College of Education at Louisiana Tech University, has been selected as the “College/University Health Education Professional of the Year” from the Louisiana Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (LAHPERD). Boyd will be formally presented with the award at the state association’s [more]

BEYOND THE CLASSROOM: College of Education intern delves into political psychology in D.C.

Louisiana Tech faculty members encourage students to seek and obtain internships in order to help them prepare for their career path after college. Many students take advantage of the various internship opportunities. This is the third part of a six-part series highlighting Louisiana Tech students and their internship experiences. He went from Minden, a Louisiana [more]