Now in its second year, act aims to improve the health, wellness, and nutrition of the 75,000 students under D.C. Public Schools’ care.
February 3, 2012
Professor Vivian Vasquez uses her Critical Literacy in Practice podcast as a way to connect what happens in and outside of the classroom.
January 4, 2012
Robert Karch’s new book outlines approaches to corporations’ health promotion around the world.
December 5, 2011
SETH's Stacey Snelling attends U.S. Healthier School Challenge award ceremony on south lawn of the White House.
November 16, 2011
Join AU Library on Tuesday, November 8 for the fourth annual Digital Futures Forum.
October 25, 2011
Anastasia Snelling, CAS, takes on food access and nutrition in northeast Washington.
August 15, 2011
US Olympic Gold Medalist Esther Lofgren (rowing) was a guest speaker in Professor Tom Nassif's Sports Psychology class on October 30, 2013. Lofgren spoke to the class about her experiences as an Olympic athlete, and what has helped her achieve her personal goals.
In November 2012 the Jumpstart DC at American University's blog, jumpstartatau.blogspot.com, went officially live! American University Corps members will be posting throughout the year reflecting on their service, telling their "great stories" or sharing moments of frustration. It's a great way for you to learn more about the program and the impact we are making in the DC community. This content will also be echoed on the Jumpstart for Young Children's official blog, jstart.org/blog. Both blogs are updated frequently — be sure to check back often!
See also: Faculty News
The use of primary sources in warm up activities is the subject of SETH Adjunct Professor Amy Trenkle's article in the current issue of
Middle Level Learning.
Elementary Education major Zach Wright won AU's first Track and Field conference title in the high jump. Read more
SETH Student Teaching Supervisor Victorious Hall is interviewed in the website OurBlook about the Future of Education. Victorious teaches 8th grade and coordinates the afterschool program at William Whirt ES in PG County.