Thirty years after the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act, universities still have a long way to go toward making their campus recreation programs accessible and inclusive to people with disabilities, a new Oregon State University study found. The study, published Thursday in the Journal of Kinesiology and Wellness, analyzed the language and official statements […]
Whether for convenience, cost or comfort, many people look to online resources for fitness and exercise information — especially when faced with fitness center and gym closures during the COVID-19 pandemic. Unfortunately, most internet-based recommendations for physical activity don’t match up with the guidelines supported by national health organizations, a recent study from Oregon State […]
During a recent professional trip to Thailand, Professor Brad Cardinal was recognized by the International Federation of Physical Education, Fitness and Sports Science Association (India) with an “Award of Honour” for his outstanding contributions to the field of physical education, sports science and sports and for his excellence as a keynote speaker. He also was recognized with […]
Professor Brad Cardinal will be the keynote speaker at the upcoming IPEIC 2019 Institute of Physical Education International Conference in Bangkok, Thailand.
At the National Association for Kinesiology in Higher Education (NAKHE) annual conference last week, Professor Brad Cardinal was inducted into the 2019 Class of Fellows. NAKHE Fellows are elected by their peers and Brad is Fellow #33, an honor that recognizes his significant contributions to the field of kinesiology, ongoing commitment to NAKHE leadership, scholarship, […]
Oregon State University researchers wanted to better understand the impacts of a physical activity class requirement. Here’s what they found.
Web page articles and other written materials designed to encourage physical activity are often too difficult to be easily read and understood by most U.S. adults, limiting their effectiveness, new research shows.