KHE Doctoral Program Ranked 2nd in Nation

Oct. 9, 2015

The National Academy of Kinesiology (NAK) has announced that The University of Texas at Austin’s doctoral program in Kinesiology and Health Education (KHE) ranks second in the nation.

Dr. Xiaofen Keating receives the 2015 TAHPERD Scholar Award

Sept. 29, 2015

Congratulations are in order for Dr. Xiaofen Keating for her recognition by the Texas Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (TAHPERD) for excellence and leadership in the HPERD profession.

Two College of Education Members Garner Gates Millennium Service Awards

Nov. 8, 2014

The awards were presented at recent GMS leadership conferences in Chantilly, VA, and San Jose, CA. This is the first year the organization has presented awards recognizing GMS alumni, friends, and partners.

Practices To Boost Community College Student Completion Rates Identified in Report

Oct. 2, 2014

A new report from The University of Texas at Austin’s Center for Community College Student Engagement (CCCSE) reveals a positive relationship between community colleges’ implementation of several “high impact” practices.

How can we improve education outcomes for students of color

Sept. 1, 2014

Four College of Education professors share strategies that could boost academic performance for students of color.

Helicopter Parents Delaying Children's Adulthood

Sept. 1, 2014

Patricia Somers, an associate professor in the Department of Educational Administration, has spent years studying this flourishing parent species and was among the first scholars to investigate the trend.

Alumna Profile: Dr. Melissa Chavez

Sept. 1, 2014

Melissa Chavez is associate vice president and executive director for UT Elementary School and the UT University Charter Schools.

Therapeutic Adventure Intervention

July 1, 2014

David Scheinfeld is a doctoral student who’s using his research and practice as well as his “9-5” job at Outward Bound for Veterans to help returning service members and veterans adapt to life at home.