Hillary Mayes, director of the MCHHS Student Success and Advisement Center (SSAC) and student success specialist, has encountered more than a few advising myths during her time here at Missouri State University. The two biggest misconceptions Mayes has found are that advisors and advisement centers are only for students who are falling behind or for students who need help … [Read more...] about Dispelling common advising myths
KY3 recently featured Andrew Falk, exercise and movement science major, for his work at Ozarks Food Harvest (OFH). Falk found OFH because he needed to fulfill the requirements in a dietetics class — a community engagement project that requires students to volunteer. Watch the clip The KY3 segment shows OFH prepping for the Thanksgiving season and Falk discusses his personal … [Read more...] about Dietetics student gives back
Dr. Keith McShan, assistant professor of kinesiology at Missouri State University, recently made a guest appearance on The Sport Psych Show. The Sport Psych Show is an international podcast hosted by Dan Abrahams, a sports psychologist from Europe. On the episode titled “The Coach-Athlete Relationship from the Coaches’ Perspective,” McShan talks about the coach-athlete … [Read more...] about Kinesiology professor featured on international podcast
As Homecoming week has come and gone, now’s a great time to look back on the spirited events that brought our community together. The McQueary College of Health and Human Services (MCHHS) tailgate served as a chance for our community to join together for some fun before the football game. This gathering brought out students, staff, faculty and advisory board members, all … [Read more...] about A recap of Homecoming
Today, more than ever, wellness is at the forefront of societal discussions. From mental health to physical well-being, women are making significant strides in bringing about change, introducing innovative solutions and setting new standards. Despite facing unique challenges, they break barriers, inspire communities and are reshaping the very definition of health and … [Read more...] about What are five lifestyle tweaks to make for better well-being?