Professional development is a key to staying current in the field of Kinesiology. The American Kinesiology Association offers free on-line webinars that feature top scholars in Kinesiology who share their expertise on a host of topics in the field. This e-learning opportunity is intended to assist our membership in the advancement of their departments, thereby advancing the field of Kinesiology.
AKA Presents: Rethinking Recruiting Practices for Diverse Student Populations: Developing Effective Strategies and Goals
Join us for a webinar on Sep 16, 2015 at 11:00 AM CDT.
Dr. Jared A. Russell, associate professor of kinesiology at Auburn University will present this webinar which will provide an overview of best practices regarding the effective recruitment of undergraduate and graduate students of diverse (e.g., ethnic, socio-economic, geographic, etc.) backgrounds to kinesiology programs. Specifically, the presenter will outline how academic units can establish appropriate strategic goals, access resources to support diversity initiatives and develop partnerships with institutions of higher education that serve traditionally underrepresented student populations.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
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