Tuesday, June 20, 2017

May 2017 graduate plans

Here are the future plans that were self reported by the May 2017 graduates.
(*Not all graduates reported this information.)

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Paid Internship, Bridgewater College (VA)

Assistant to the Director of Athletic Media Relations & Assistant Coach
Bridgewater College, a member of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III, is seeking applications for the position of Assistant to the Director of Athletic Media Relations & Assistant Coach, to begin August 1, 2017. This position is partially funded by the NCAA Division III Ethnic Minority and Women’s Internship Grant. Minority candidates and women are strongly encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities: This is a full-time, 10-month position, reporting to the Director of Athletics, Director of Athletic Media Relations & Head Coach. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Provide media and campus promotion groups with information (pictures, film clips, biographies, updated statistics, game schedules, etc.) on all assigned sports.
• Provide or oversee game day coverage for all assigned athletic teams (media preparations, announcing, official scoring, game rosters and programs, and reporting scores to media).
• Collaborate with the Athletic Events Coordinator to support pre-game and half-time programs for assigned sports.
• Assist with team-based special event promotions and fundraising.
• Assist Director of Eagle Club (booster group) with fundraising efforts; expanding membership; and improving the Eagle Club model.
• Coach during practices and games.
• Recruit players.
• Assist with management tasks such as budget planning, reconciling expenditures, and facilitating team travel arrangements.

• Bachelor’s Degree required
• Experience with StatCrew statistical software, Adobe design suite and website content management system strongly preferred
• Coaching experience required in one of the following sports: Softball or Soccer
• Demonstrated leadership skills and effective communication and organizational skills.
• Proficient with Microsoft Office applications is required.
• Must possess a valid driver’s license and be insurable by the college’s auto insurance carrier.

Salary Information:
$26,160 annual salary, full-time, benefits eligible, 10-month position. The internship runs for two years (August 1, 2017-May 31, 2019). An additional $3000/year is provided for professional development opportunities. Candidate must be available for NCAA orientation July 27-28, 2017.

General Information:
Bridgewater offers Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees in more than 60 majors and minors, along with multiple areas of emphasis and concentrations, pre-professional programs such as medicine and law, dual degree programs and teacher certification. The college is a
member of NCAA Division III and the Old Dominion Athletic Conference, with 22 intercollegiate athletic teams. The vibrant 300-acre residential campus includes an equestrian center and is located in the town of Bridgewater, Virginia, near the city of Harrisonburg in the center of the Shenandoah Valley. An excellent school system, healthy business environment, numerous arts and cultural events, one of the state's lowest crime rates, and a variety of outdoor opportunities and historic attractions draw many to the region.

Please complete the online application at and attach a cover letter and resume (in either Word or Adobe), and include the names and contact information (email and mobile phone) for three references. The cover letter should address the qualifications contained in the profile above.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

For Additional Information:

Bridgewater College is an equal opportunity provider, committed to employing a diverse faculty and staff, and actively seeks applications from women, minorities, and other persons from traditionally under-represented groups.

Sherry Talbott | Office of Career Services | Director of Career Services & Internships
phone: 540-828-5369 | fax: 540-828-5747 | online:

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Summer Employment in Greeley PA

It's that time of year again and we still have a few openings left!

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 2017 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.

Dates: June 19th - August 12th 
Salary: Competitive 

Pine Forest Camp (Co-Ed), is looking for enthusiastic counselors for the 2017 summer. Pine 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! 

Hilton Head Health Internship, South Carolina

Received this information about an internship opportunity:

Hilton Head Health Institute offers an hourly pay rate for the interns.  They will now be considered full-time, temporary, non-exempt employees for the duration of their internship. 

If you are not aware of who we are and what we do, I would encourage you to visit our website, to see what we are really about.  In brief, we are a world renowned, award winning health spa resort.  We focus on helping individuals create a personalized health and wellness experience and provide an environment for rapid personal growth - developing new healthy habits, jumpstarting weight loss or managing stress are some of the many ways guests choose to begin living a more fulfilling life, healthy lifestyle.

Hilton Head Health has the best singular opportunity to provide exceptional learning and training experiences for Health Management professionals.  Because their chosen field is broad and because health is not solely linked to one lifestyle aspect, the curriculum will expose the intern to all of H3 Program sectors of comprehensive wellness. The intern can expect guidance and support from a highly trained professional staff with expertise in their related health promotion area. 

Our intention is to extend and expand the intern’s education.  While providing opportunities for them to reinforce their strengths, interns will also address and strengthen weaker areas of interest or talent.  Ideally, this will allow the intern to participate in an extensive learning opportunity.

Contact Jana for application packet.

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Stacie Colella, PHR
HR Representative

843.785.3286 x152

14 Valencia Road, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

JMU Undergraduate Research Journal

Check this out if you completed a research project as an undergraduate student! 
The James Madison Undergraduate Research Journal (JMURJ) is a scholarly, peer-reviewed undergraduate journal dedicated to promoting, publishing, and sharing work created by undergraduates in ALL JMU disciplines. The journal accepts and publishes text- and media-based submissions on a rolling basis.
Simply forward this email to students who have created excellent work along with a suggestion that their work deserves a wider audience, or that they would benefit from publication, or that you value their efforts as examples of the excellent research and scholarship students do in your discipline.
For submission guidelines and other information, students can visit the JMURJ website at Please feel free to contact us with questions or concerns
We appreciate your help!
The JMURJ Editorial Board

Monday, May 15, 2017

Wellness Center Employment - Harrisonburg

Sentara RMH Wellness Center is holding a Hiring Event on Tuesday, May 16th from 3:30pm-6:30pm. "On-the-spot-interviews" for Children's Program Assistants, Fitness Instructors, Personal Trainers, Lifeguards, and Swim Instructors. Join us at 2500 Wellness Drive in Harrisonburg. Can't attend? Visit our website to apply Sentara Healthcare Careers.

Monday, May 1, 2017

Opportunities on Recruit-A-Duke

Do any of these opportunities look exciting to you? They can be found (and applied for) in Recruit-A-Duke

Entry Level Sales Associate (42616)
TRAK Companies - Arlington, Virginia
POSITION TYPE: Full Time - Entry Level
POSTING DATE: Apr 25, 2017
END DATE: Jun 30, 2017
Sales Trainee - Session XXVI - MLS National Sales Center (Minneapolis, MN) (40883)
Major League Soccer - Blaine, Minnesota
POSITION TYPE: Full Time - Experienced Hire, Full Time - Entry Level
POSTING DATE: Apr 21, 2017
END DATE: Apr 27, 2017
Sales Representative - Entry Level Account Manager - Downtown Chicago (42545)
THG Sports - Chicago, Illinois
POSITION TYPE: Full Time - Entry Level
POSTING DATE: Apr 20, 2017
END DATE: May 27, 2017
Teach Thailand Corps Teacher - Application Deadline Extended! (42552)
Teach Thailand Corps - Nationwide, Thailand
POSITION TYPE: Full Time - Entry Level
POSTING DATE: Apr 20, 2017
END DATE: May 10, 2017
AmeriCorps Urban Education Fellowship (2017-2018) (42534)
Phoenix Charter Academy - Chelsea, Massachusetts
Lawrence, Massachusetts
Springfield, Massachusetts
POSITION TYPE: Full Time - Entry Level
POSTING DATE: Apr 19, 2017
END DATE: May 26, 2017
Inflow and Infiltration Program Coordinator (42537)
City of Waynesboro - Waynesboro, Virginia
POSITION TYPE: Full Time - Experienced Hire, Full Time - Entry Level
POSTING DATE: Apr 19, 2017
END DATE: May 12, 2017
Male Counselors for Residential Summer Camp (42538)
Ramapo for Children - Rhinebeck, New York
POSITION TYPE: Temporary/Seasonal
POSTING DATE: Apr 19, 2017
END DATE: Jun 01, 2017
Sports Instructor Bike/Mountain Bike (42485)
American Inline - Northern Virginia, Virginia
POSITION TYPE: Full Time - Entry Level, Temporary/Seasonal
POSTING DATE: Apr 19, 2017
END DATE: May 30, 2017
AmeriCorps Urban Education Fellowship (2017-2018) (41760)
Phoenix Charter Academy - Chelsea, Massachusetts
Lawrence, Massachusetts
Springfield, Massachusetts
POSITION TYPE: Full Time - Entry Level
POSTING DATE: Apr 18, 2017
END DATE: May 18, 2017
Summer Camp Counselor and Coaching Jobs! (42514)
Pine Forest Camp - Greeley, Pennsylvania
POSITION TYPE: Full Time - Entry Level
POSTING DATE: Apr 18, 2017
END DATE: May 25, 2017
Summer Camp Counsellor (Dominican Republic) (42481)
The Esperanza Project - Cabrera, Non-U.S.
POSITION TYPE: Temporary/Seasonal
POSTING DATE: Apr 17, 2017
END DATE: May 17, 2017
Leadership Development Program (LDP) (42448)
Chick-fil-A - Williamsburg, Virginia
POSITION TYPE: Full Time - Experienced Hire, Full Time - Entry Level
POSTING DATE: Apr 13, 2017
END DATE: Jul 31, 2017
Recreation Desk Attendant (42391)
Great Eastern Resort - McGaheysville, Virginia
POSITION TYPE: Part Time, Temporary/Seasonal
POSTING DATE: Apr 10, 2017
END DATE: Jun 01, 2017
Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (42285)
Cumberland Hospital for Children and Adolescents - New Kent, Virginia
POSITION TYPE: Full Time - Entry Level
POSTING DATE: Apr 04, 2017
END DATE: Jun 01, 2017
Correctional Officer (42236)
Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail - Charlottesville, Virginia
POSITION TYPE: Full Time - Entry Level
POSTING DATE: Mar 31, 2017
END DATE: Mar 31, 2018

Friday, April 21, 2017

Paid Athletic Performance Internship - NoVA

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. 
INTERN BENEFITS: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.
For more information, please contact:
Kevin Boyle, Director, Explosive Performance | 703.297.9266Sport&Health   1760 Old Meadow Road    McLean  VA   22102
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 at Sport&Health. Part of a sports team? We'll even bring our expert trainers and custom workouts directly to our clients! 

Monday, April 17, 2017

Fitness Assistant employment - Charlottesville, VA

Fitness Assistant, full-time or part-time

These are perfect positions for graduating seniors with a passion for exercise science who are looking to apply fitness skills and research in a senior setting. The job listings can be found at this link: 

This facility is also interested in hosting practicum and/or internship students.

Matthew BarresiFitness and Aquatics Supervisor
250 Pantops Mountain Road · Charlottesville, Virginia 22911
O: 434.972.2720
F: 434.972.3173

Graduate Assistantship - Salisbury University

Organization: Department of Health and Sport Sciences, Salisbury University

Position Title: FTWL 106 Graduate Assistant

Location: Salisbury, MD

Employer description: Salisbury University, a member of the University System of Maryland, is a regionally accredited four-year comprehensive institution offering 57 distinct graduate and undergraduate programs. Located on the historic Eastern Shore, SU's beautiful campus is some 30 miles from the Atlantic beaches and 2.5 hours from Baltimore and Washington, D.C. More information about Graduate Studies can be found at

Job description: The Department of Health and Sport Sciences is seeking energetic and reliable individuals to fill the position of Graduate Assistant for the 2017-18 academic year. Graduate assistants will be responsible for teaching the activity components of FTWL 106: Lifelong Fitness and Wellness. Activity topics include Walk/Jog, Weight Training, Circuit Training, Yoga, Aerobics, and Swimming. Class assignments will be based on Department need and instructor qualifications. Instruction of FTWL 106 will occur under the supervision of the Fitness and Wellness Course Coordinator. Graduate assistants will be required to attend weekly meetings and complete related administrative tasks as assigned, including assisting with initiatives related to the Exercise is Medicine on Campus program.

Qualified applicants must be certified in CPR/AED and have an earned degree in a related field (i.e., health, exercise science) by the start date. Additional certifications/experience in aerobics, yoga, or strength and conditioning preferred.

Appointment will begin August 2017.

Application Instructions: Please submit resume, letter of interest and contact information for three professional/academic references to: Mrs. Mimi Dean, Department of Health and Sport Sciences, Salisbury University, 1101 Camden Avenue, Salisbury, MD 21801 (e-mail:
Pay: $4,000 stipend and up to 18 credits of graduate tuition remission per year

Closing date: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.

Saturday, April 8, 2017

Bridgewater College (VA) Master of Science in Athletic Training

 We also received flyers for this program. Email me if you'd like me to send the flyers to you. -- Jana
I’m reaching out to let you know of Bridgewater College’s new Master of Science in Athletic Training (MSAT) Program.   At Bridgewater College, we have had a successful undergraduate athletic training program for nearly 15 years, with nationally lauded outcomes in job placement and in first time pass rate on the Board of Certification exam.  We would like for your graduates to join us, as we TAKE IT TO THE NEXT LEVEL, by transitioning our undergraduate program to the graduate level.  Our students have always been strongly positioned for the job market because of their solid background in the liberal arts and strong education in healthcare delivery—that doesn’t change at the master’s level.  With the MSAT they will learn to make sound professional, diagnostic and treatment decisions based on opportunities for clinical immersion, interactions with experienced faculty and preceptors, and varied practical experiences and clinical site placements.

We are still accepting applications for our Summer 2017 cohort of students, and would greatly appreciate it if you would be willing to share this information with your senior exercise science students. They can visit our program website at contact me directly for more information at or 540-828-5763.
Join the Bridgewater College MSAT Program

Charles W. Hale IV, EdD, LAT, ATC | Nininger Hall, Room 203 |
Athletic Training Program Director
Associate Professor of Health & Human Sciences
phone: 540-828-5763| fax: 540-828-5484| online:

Thursday, March 30, 2017


Summer employment and professional development seminars! Check out Recruit-A-Duke if any of these opportunities appeal to you!

Log in to Recruit-A-Duke to search and apply for additional jobs and internships:

Seeking Full Time College Graduate (42181)
American Income Life - Manassas, Virginia
Richmond, Virginia
POSITION TYPE: Full Time - Experienced Hire, Full Time - Entry Level
POSTING DATE: Mar 29, 2017
END DATE: Apr 29, 2017
Enrichment Leader for Summer Learning Loss Prevention program (42053)
Staunton-Augusta YMCA - Staunton, Virginia
POSTING DATE: Mar 22, 2017
END DATE: Apr 02, 2017
Summer Camp Jobs (various positions as Counselor, Supervisor, Activity Leader, RN, LPN, Housekeeper, and Kitchen Asst) (42022)
The Greater Richmond ARC - Chesterfield, Virginia
POSITION TYPE: Full Time - Experienced Hire, Full Time - Entry Level, Temporary/Seasonal
POSTING DATE: Mar 21, 2017
END DATE: Jun 05, 2017
Marketing and Special Projects Coordinator (42015)
City of Harrisonburg - Harrisonburg, Virginia
POSITION TYPE: Full Time - Experienced Hire, Full Time - Entry Level
POSTING DATE: Mar 20, 2017
END DATE: Apr 14, 2017

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

VA Momentum Internship Opportunity

Looking for an unusual internship? Check out VA Momentum! They are a local business who spoke in Dr. Sackett's class today.  VA Momentum hosts physical activity related events that feel good and are non-threatening for all levels of experience because that is what motivated them to value their health and wellness. Check out their website to learn more! 

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Spring 2017 Fieldwork List

Here is the list of sites for the Spring 2017 semester.

What are the December 2016 Graduates planning to do?

Seek employment with Apple Wellness
Choose Doctorate of Physical Therapy program
Seek employment/admission to Doctorate of Physical Therapy program
Seek admission to Doctorate of Physical Therapy program
Employed at SRMH Wellness Center

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Campus to Career Conference

Join the Career and Academic Planning office on April 1st for a FREE one-day event that will kick your career into high gear!  
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The Campus to Career Conference on Saturday, April 1st includes:
  • exclusive workshop offerings
  • a catered etiquette lunch
  • a keynote speech by Mia Brabham '16 (last year's student commencement speaker)
  • a JMU alumni panel
RSVP Now in Recruit-A-Duke before spots fill up! All JMU students are welcome.
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See our 
conference page or contact Cassidy Lawson at

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Run a Marathon for Academic Credit

Do you or a friend want to run a marathon but don't know where to start? Check out this opportunity to do it for academic credit! 

KIN 100: Specialty Marathon Section

Fulfill Your Cluster 5 Requirement
(preference given to students who have not already completed KIN 100 or HTH 100)

Fall 2017 M,W- 9:05-9:55am;
Fri-3:30pm or Sat-8:00am

No Running or Marathon Experience Needed!
Required to Attend Information Session
Wed March 22, 4:30-5:15 PM, Godwin 337

Contact: Mr. Bill Walton (

Friday, March 10, 2017

Health Fitness Specialist Internship
With Aquila

DESCRIPTION:  We are currently seeking motivated undergraduate students for participation in our internship program at our fitness centers.

LOCATION: Ohio, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Washington D.C., Virginia, Texas, Florida, California, Alabama, Georgia, New Mexico, and North Carolina

·         Aquila is a leading fitness and wellness company with nearly 21 years of experience managing corporate fitness centers and wellness services.
·         This position will offer interns an insight into the field of corporate fitness and wellness, providing an environment of motivation, fun, and experience.  Students will apply the skills and knowledge they learned in the classroom to real life scenarios experienced in the fitness cener.

·         Currently a Junior or Senior with a concentration in Kinesiology, Exercise Science, or related lower course work completed
·         Student must be able to obtain credit for the internship
·         Motivated, enthusiastic, and energetic fun personality 
·         Observe fitness evaluations for new members
·         Conduct individual personal fitness programs
·         Learn high-quality customer service skills
·         Assist in the planning, promotions, and evaluation of the programs
·         Adhere to club policies and procedures
·         Teach a group fitness class

·         Complete a project specified by your Internship

       To apply visit this webiste:

Joanne M. Anderson
Program Director: AWBERC
Internship Coordinator
T. 513-569-7199  |  F.  513-569-7276
26 W. Martin Luther King Drive
Cincinnati, Ohio 45268  USA