Category Archives: Exercise Science

5 Tips to Stay Hydrated on Hot Summer Days

As the summer temperatures rise it’s important to stay hydrated. Globe University-Woodbury Exercise Science Program Chair, Reid Perry, shares the importance of staying hydrated and some tips on how to maintain hydration, especially on hot summer days. The body survives on water. Keeping the body hydrated helps the heart more easily pump blood through the
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Get up & Go Fitness Challenge Highlights Teachings at Madison West

Old students and friends of David Walker, exercise science program chair at Globe University were called on recently to demonstrate their knowledge of current fitness trends as well as lasting techniques and skills to showcase how Globe can serve the greater community through fitness education. Current and former students taught 10-minute mini classes. Alicia Lipska,
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Online Exercise Science Student Kick Starts Senior Fitness with Free Classes

Kick starting an exercise program for your community is no easy feat. Online exercise science student Jen Bauer, of Honey Brook, Pennsylvania, was up for the challenge when she decided she would offer free senior fitness classes to her community. Jen not only created a program, she also joined the township’s parks and recreation committee
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Support at Globe University Stands Out for Marine Corps Veteran

After serving in the Marine Corps and nearing the end of his term, Johnathon Michler got into an accident and broke his leg. His recovery took him awhile and during his physical therapy, he got to know the people who worked with him. From there, he decided working with people and fitness was something he
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Personal Struggle Becomes Professional Triumph for GU Graduate

Exercise science graduate, Cassie Synder, created a marketing plan for a future business called Exercise for Sanity. This business would focus on offering a more natural and individualized way of coping or even ridding an individual of a mood or mental disorder. There are hundreds if not thousands of people being diagnosed with a mood
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GU Exercise Science Student Turns Passion into a Business Plan

Exercise science and military student Jon Nicholson grew up in a health and wellness home. His father was a doctor and his mother was a nurse. So it only made sense that he decided to utilize his parents influence and make the life-changing decision to not only better himself, but to help improve the lives
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Bring Your Health & Fitness Career to a New Level with Muscle Activation Techniques

Are you an established professional in the health and fitness industry? Are you ready to take your business and your clients to the next level? Globe University & Minnesota School of Business-Online is proud to announce a partnership with MAT™ to offer a Certificate in Muscle Activation Techniques to help you bring your health and
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9 Ways to Get Your Kids Active During Winter

For parents, the winter months can wreak havoc on your patience. It is no easy task being cooped up with children 24/7. With the kids bouncing off the walls and not always the option to say “just go outside”, we caught up with Globe University exercise science instructor and personal trainer, Jill Jenks. She shares
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