The Avila Kinesiology curriculum has been approved as meeting the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) criteria recommended for acceptance into their Strength and Conditioning Education Recognition Program (ERP). Dr. Larson serves as the Program Director and Brian Ciolek is the Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) sponsor for the ERP.
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- This I Believe: A powerful collection of essays shaping Avila Freshman Seminar Students
For over 50 years, Avila has been presenting The Harry S. Truman Distinguished Lecture as a way to deepen student understanding around important topics. For the past eleven years, the university has paired the Truman Lecture Series with the first year common reading and for the last two years the common reading selection has been...
- Three New Graduate STEM Programs Pave the Way for Student Success
STEM programs (science, technology, engineering, and math) are on the rise and in demand as students seek opportunities that will benefit their long-term career and personal goals. STEM careers are here to stay. A U.S. News article states, “With strong industry growth predicted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and STEM majors procuring the...