Over the weekend Aztec Adaptive Sports Organization hosted a showcase where champion adaptive athletes from around the country offered speeches and demonstrations sitting volleyball, wheelchair tennis, and wheelchair basketball. Spectators gathered at Peterson Gym on Saturday to watch a sitting volleyball game, basketball match and a wheelchair dance performance. It was an opportunity to showcase […]
Archives for January 2018
Dr. Thom McKenzie, ENS Emeritus Professor, will receive the Luther Halsey Gulick Medal at the 2018 SHAPE America National Convention in Nashville in March. Founded in 1885, SHAPE America (Society for Health and Physical Education; formerly AAHPERD) is the nation’s largest membership organization of health and physical education professionals (approximately 14,000 national members plus 35,000 […]
The Aztec Adaptive Sports Showcase is a free event, open to everyone. The Showcase starts at 7:00 PM on Friday, January 26th, at the SDSU Student Union Courtyard, with a performance by the Rollettes, a wheelchair dance team, and a screening of the award-winning documentary, “The Rebound.” The screening will be hosted by California-native and […]
ENS Distinguished Alumni member and Baseball Hall of Famer, Doug Harvey, died in hospice care on Saturday, January 13, 2018, at the age of 87. He became a commanding presence in baseball and a symbol of excellence in a career spanning 31 National League seasons. Doug was a crew chief for 18 years and worked […]
Three students from our first cohort (class of 2015) of the SDSU Doctor of Physical Therapy program, Julianne Stewart, Gail Bachman, and Clarissa Cooper, published work from their doctoral project entitled “Circadian dysfunction and ﬂuctuations in gait initiation impairment in Parkinson’s disease” in the journal Experimental Brain Research. Congratulations!