Original broadast date: October 8, 2020
Dr. Julie Steele is Founder and Director of both the Biomechanics Research Laboratory and Breast Research Australia (BRA), Senior Professor at the University of Wollongong, Australia.
Original broadcast date: September 22, 2020
Dr. Sabiston, University of Toronto, talked to us about Stress, Exercise, and the Undergraduate Student.
Dr. Catherine Sabiston is a professor of exercise and health psychology in the Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education at the University of Toronto. She also holds a Tier II Canada Research Chair in physical activity and mental health and is the Director of the Mental Health and Physical Activity Research Centre. Catherine is also the Past-President of the North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity. Dr. Sabiston has received many research and career awards, has held over $20 Million in funding for her research, and has nearly 250 publications. She has given over 450 presentations and over 100 community and public health talks and workshops. Dr. Sabiston's current research is focused on improving physical activity services for help-seeking students on post-secondary campuses.
Original broadcast date: September 8, 2020
In the department's inaugural podcast, we welcomed new and returning students and introduced the larger community to SU's Kinesiology program by exploring Seattle’s rich sport history.
Dr. Terry Anne Scott joined us to discuss her new anthology on the history of Seattle’s sports culture, and how diversity and social progress are uniquely reflected in Seattle sports fans. We will also chat about her latest authorized biography of Lenny Wilkens, famed coach of the Seattle SuperSonics and ally for racial equality.
Dr.Scott is the director of African American Studies and Associate Professor of American history at Hood College in Frederick, Maryland. She is the editor of the recently published anthology, Seattle Sports: Play, Identity, and the Pursuit of Credibility in the Emerald City and author of From Bed-Stuy to the Hall of Fame: The Unexpected Life of Lenny Wilkens.