Pitt Will Hold a Hands-on Sports Medicine Workshop

The three-day seminar allows high-schoolers to peer behind the scenes of the world of sports.




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University of Pittsburgh holds athletic training workshop for teens
Sports abound this summer — baseball, the World Cup, Tour de France. The University of Pittsburgh and UPMC Sports Medicine’s three-day workshop in athletic training will give high-schoolers an opportunity to peer behind the scenes of the world of sports. The hands-on session, to be held July 29-31 at The Ellis School, will help to prepare students hoping to pursue careers in sports medicine.
The workshop costs $55; call UPMC Center for Sports Medicine at 412/432-3770 to register by July 8.  


Point Park University creates doctorate in leadership and administration
Point Park aims for its first doctoral program to help students hone their practices in professional leadership, K-12 administration or individual pursuits. The 54-credit Ed.D is designed to accommodate the schedules and financial constraints of working professionals. Students pay a flat-rate tuition of $13,000 annually for all three years and learn on-campus and online.


The Washington Center recognizes Robert Morris University
Schools that provide students with proper resources for obtaining internships and practical experience boost graduate success. The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars named RMU the 2014 Academic Seminar University of the Year for doing just that. An example of RMU’s commitment to on-the-ground experience: Hours after the U.S. government filed cyber espionage charges against China, 20 RMU cyber forensics and information security majors were asking questions at the embassy.

 

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