Thursday, February 23, 2012

Monday, February 20, 2012

Fieldwork Information Sessions

Fieldwork Information Sessions start this week! Need to complete KIN 471: Practicum or KIN 481: Internship during the summer or fall? Need to know the basics? Attend one of the following meetings:

Tues Feb 21, 5-6pm, Godwin 336
Wed Feb 22, 3:30-4:30pm, Godwin 336
Tues Feb 28, 5:30-6:30pm, Godwin 337 Cancelled
Wed Mar 14, 6-6:45pm, Godwin 341
Thurs Mar 22, 6-7pm, Godwin 336
Mon Mar 26, 7-8pm, Godwin 336

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Many Employment/Internship Links

I took a few minutes to research internships and employment while proctoring the Exercise Science senior assessment exam, and found lots of exciting opportunities!

Visit for fitness industry employment announcements.

Visit for health/fitness internships and employment announcements.

Lots of interesting opportunities here:
NIH summer internship in biomedical research:

Fitness Internship in Washington, DC: and in Rockville, MD:

Social Media Internship with DC based Fitness Management company:

2 Campus Recreation Employment Opportunities

Bachelor's degree required, Master's degree preferred for Fitness Coordinator at Florida Southern College:

Master's degree required for Coordinator of Fitness and Wellness at University of Northern Colorado:

Thursday, February 9, 2012

Life Time Fitness to Visit Godwin Hall

Two recruiters from Life Time Fitness ( will be on-campus in Godwin Hall room 344 on Wed Feb 15 from 9am-Noon to provide information regarding internship and employment opportunities and to conduct on-site interviews.
As the Healthy Way of Life Company, Life Time (NYSE: LTM) delivers the certified professionals, comprehensive businesses and incredible destinations that help people positively change their lives every day. The Company's healthy way of life approach enables its customers to achieve their health and fitness goals by engaging in their areas of interest — or discovering new passions — both inside and outside of Life Time's distinctive and large sports, professional fitness, family recreation and spa destinations. Today, the Company operates 102 centers under the LIFE TIME FITNESS® and LIFE TIME ATHLETIC(SM) brands primarily in suburban locations, in 22 states and 28 major markets.
A short presentation will begin at the top of the each hour. Otherwise, time will be used as an open forum for question and answer.
You do not have to attend the entire 3 hours. Attend for as long as you can, when you can.
Contact Jana Walters,, 568-4864, with questions.

Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Employment - UNCW

ES Graduate Students:

Vacancy at UNCW as a full-time Lecturer in our PED 101 (Physical Activity & Wellness) University Studies program in the School of Health & Applied Human Sciences (College of Health & Human Services) (to begin August 2012).

Thursday, February 2, 2012

Paid Summer Internship - Wediko

Received this email:
Here at Wediko Children’s Services, we are recruiting graduate and undergraduate students from diverse backgrounds and fields to be a part of a paid internship opportunity for Summer 2012. The Wediko Summer Program is a short-term residential treatment program that serves approximately 150 children struggling with emotional and behavioral difficulties. Each year, we hire a group of dedicated, ambitious, and talented individuals to make the program meaningful and successful for each child.