Tag Archives: exercise science

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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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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Continuing to Grow as an Instructor

Globe University & Minnesota School of Business-Online instructors often take on roles beyond teaching. Our instructors also have careers in the fields they are teaching. Instructors also participate in continuing education, community service, and conferences just to name a few activities. Recently, Meredith Butulis, the program chair for the health fitness program had an opportunity to
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How to Be Healthy Like an Olympian

The 2014 winter Olympics are in full swing in Sochi, Russia, and spectators all over the world are tuning in to cheer for the athletes representing their home countries. From speed skating to bobsledding to downhill skiing and many more, there is no denying that these competitors are the best in the world. They train
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Health Fitness Graduate Brings Tradition of Giving Back into his Career

Globe University graduate Kevin Alexander is an aquatic and fitness specialist at Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute, where he brings his family’s tradition of giving back and his own passion for working with special populations to his job each day. Courage Kenny provides rehabilitation services for people with short- and long-term conditions, disabilities and injuries. His
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Lean, Mean Campus Machine: Biggest Loser Delivers Winners

The campus body at Globe University-Madison West became leaner thanks to students in the health fitness specialist program. For their applied learning project, the Exercise Prescription for Special Populations class developed a biggest loser competition for the campus. Twenty-seven people competed in the weight loss challenge in hopes to be one of the top three
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