American Heart Association, Heart Walk

Heart Walk with FAU students.

Today I participated in the American Heart Association, “Palm Beach County Start! Heart Walk” 5K walk as part of the Exercise Science and Health Promotion team at Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida. This fundraising event was to raise awareness regarding the prevention and treatment of heart disease, […]

FDA Bans Flavored Tobacco

Earlier this year, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) received the power to regulate tobacco products. According to the Washington Times, the legislation gave the FDA authority to reduce nicotine levels and require larger and more informative health warnings on cigarette packs. Also included in the legislation was the authority to impose strict penalties on […]

Literary Feast

Answering student questions about the pedometer research.

To highlight the university / college faculty and staff that published research articles, books, textbook chapters, or other literary works over the past year, the Florida Atlantic University / Broward College Library in Davie, Florida held its first annual “Literary Feast.” The event was well attended […]

Casual Text

“honestly proffesor you should just give me the A and not worry about it… cause im wasting time…”

The above statement was e-mailed to me (as written) by a student who was attempting to justify why he needed an extension for a missed assignment.

In today’s wired society, where we see so many people texting […]