Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Physical Therapy Tech Employment, Fairfax, VA


Integrated Sports Medicine & Physical Therapy is an outpatient orthopedic physical therapy office in Fairfax, Virginia.  They are looking for two recent JMU grads to fill PT Tech positions! This job is a wonderful opportunity to gain professional knowledge and experience in the field, all of which prove useful when writing PT school applications and in interviews. If interested, please call 703-865-7680 or send your resume to 

Kennedy Young
Arcadia University, S.P.T
James Madison University, Class of 2017 
Exercise Science Major, B.S.
Pre-Physical Therapy | Pre-Professional
Alpha Sigma Alpha Alumna

Monday, July 2, 2018

Undergraduate Research Internship

Helping undergraduates find opportunities to conduct authentic research through internship programs across the country

Are you an undergraduate looking for an opportunity to enhance your education in a STEM-related discipline? The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) administers a variety of internship programs for undergraduate students at national laboratories and other federal research facilities across the United States.
By conducting real-world research while also networking with mentors and fellow students, you will gain a better knowledge of your anticipated field of study and may even expand your expertise into a number of new areas.
Whether you are seeking a summer, fall or spring internship, or a longer-term research opportunity to provide hands-on laboratory experience, ORISE has a program for you.
In addition to internships and other research opportunities ORISE sponsors for undergraduates, there are also a number of opportunities with immediate availability for students currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree.

Monday, June 4, 2018

Duke University Center for Living Internship

We are currently accepting applications from upper-level undergraduate and graduate students for our Duke University Integrated Health Sciences Internship Program in the laboratory of William E. Kraus, MD. Attached is a description of our program along with the application deadlines and decision dates. Internships are offered Fall, Spring, and Summer semesters for 15-18 weeks. The application deadline for the upcoming Fall semester is June 22, 2018.
We have an excellent, well-funded clinical research program here at Duke University Medical Center and we are dedicated to providing exceptional internship experiences for students who are interested in clinical research.
We hope that your students will be interested in applying for these upcoming opportunities. Thank you for considering recommending our program to your students and please let me know if there are additional people in your department/college/university to whom I should send this announcement. We look forward to sharing this experience with your outstanding students!     
All the best,
Leanna Ross, Ph.D. 
Postdoctoral Associate
Duke Center for Living
3475 Erwin Road 
Aesthetics Bldg., Room 281
Durham, NC 27705
(919) 660-6688

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Sports Performance Internship

Sports Performance Interns Wanted
Explosive Performance (EP) is a fast-growing sports training program looking to recruit new talent to our team through our internship program. Find out more at today!

Our interns can make as much as $6,000 during our 12-week program, and will become proficient in all aspects of the system including testing and evaluation, SMR, AIS, dynamic warm-up, power and speed development, strength training, corrective exercises, ESD and flexibility training.
If you have students that you think would be a good fit for our program and are graduating soon, we'd love to hear from them!

For more information, please contact:
Kevin Boyle, Director, Explosive Performance | 703.297.9266
Our EP experts help clients train smarter, harnessing the
same exercise science used by Olympians, pro athletes and more, with specialized sport-specific training, cutting-edge fitness equipment, an intense focus on form, and industry-leading trainers. 
We offer individual, semi-private, group and team training for all ages. We'll even bring our expert trainers and custom workouts directly to our clients!

Learn more about Explosive Performance Interships at
Kevin Boyle MS, CSCS*D, PES, FMS I&II, XPS, EXOS Phase I-3

Explosive Performance

703-297-9266 (cell)

"Train Like the Pros"

Monday, April 30, 2018

Outreach programming - JMU/Harrisonburg

Based in Harrisonburg, VA, Empowerment 3 is a center designed to provide a strong connection between education, research, and service for underserved youth and break down the barriers inhibiting their success and overall wellness, both as individuals and members of society. Its mission is to empower and equip underserved youth, their parents, college students (as future professionals) and community organizations to influence positive change in the immediate and future communities.

These positions are open to Undergrads, Graduate Students, Recent Graduates, as well as Community Members. Your help is appreciated sharing with your students and contacts.

Associate Professor, PHETE Program
Overcoming Barriers, Project Director
[]Empowerment3 - Center for Physical Activity & Wellness for Underserved Youth, Executive Director

Department of Kinesiology
James Madison University
261 Bluestone Drive, MSC 2302
Harrisonburg, VA 22807
Phone: 540-568-4877
Fax:   540-568-3338

Summer Camp Employment - Pennsylvania

Hope this finds you well at the end of another Spring Semester! 

Although I'm sure many of your students have jobs/internships lined up, I would greatly appreciate if you could pass this great opportunity along to your students. 

Pine Forest Camp is a traditional overnight camp located in the mountains of Northeastern, PA and looking for a great coaches and instructors for the 2018 summer and perhaps beyond! We've had your students work for us in the past and they've been terrific. We're happy to help offer internship credit for those that seek it. A great opportunity for those interested in pursuing a career in teaching, physical education, coaching and/or leadership or for those that simply want to have fun!

Open positions include:  Art, Aquatics, Golf, LAX, Tennis, Football, Gymnastics, Volleyball, Music, Media, Adventure Ropes, Baseball, Basketball, Softball, Fitness and General Counselors! 

Interested students can reach out to me directly or apply here.

Thanks so much!

Dates: June 18th - August 11th 
Salary: Competitive 

Pine Forest Camp (Co-Ed), is looking for enthusiastic counselors for the 2018 summerPine Forest offers a well-rounded, coed sleepaway camp experience with an action-packed schedule. A sports camp, a tennis camp, a cooking camp, an arts camp, a theater camp, a riding camp, an adventure camp all rolled into one! Pine Forest is located in the Pocono Mountains of Northeastern PA and has been owned and operated by the same family for 4 generations. 

Our camp seeks talented students who are able to lead by example and work with children. Make new friends, have an impact on children's lives, and have fun! 

Lee Forest Black /

Fitness Opportunity near Harrisonburg, VA

U Fit, LLC is a private owned personal training business located at 639 N. Main Street, Mount Crawford, VA 22841.  More information on the business can be found at

We are looking for an intern that may turn into a part time position.
Training/certifications/general skills....
1) Needs intermediate level knowledge of physiology, exercise technique and body mechanics.
2) Must hold or currently working towards a personal training certification from an approved company such as ACE, AFFA, ACSM, etc.
3) Must have the desire and ability to train all fitness levels at the same time and adjust exercises to the clients needs.
4) Must have the ability to multitask and stay organized in a group of 15 clients with a range of fitness levels.
5) Must have current CPR certification.
6) Must be positive, motivating and have excellent communication and customer service skills.

For more information or questions about the position, please call 540-688-7296 and speak to Dawn Flowers.