Wellness & Sport Sciences

Wellness & Sport Sciences

Mission Statement

Mission Statement

The Wellness and Sport Sciences Department (WSSD) is committed to improving the personal and professional lives of Millersville University students as well as citizens from  the surrounding region through teaching, continued scholarly growth, and service.

The fivefold mission for WSSD is: To provide wellness education to every undergraduate student; To provide sport management education for students in the M. Ed. In Sport Management Degree; To provide athletic coaching education to undergraduate students in the Athletic Coaching Minor; To provide clinical education and administrative oversight for the dual degree program in Athletic Training and Biology; and to provide a pedagogical foundation in wellness and physical education for education majors.

WSSD Vision

The Wellness and Sport Sciences Department will be a major contributor to the Millersville University experience that empowers students to make a significant difference in the communities where they live and work and to Millersville’s attainment to be a premier comprehensive public university.

ATTENTION PROSPECTIVE AND CURRENT COACHES!!!
With great pleasure, we invite you to Coaching Female Athletes: For Sports. For Life. Training on Wednesday, April 1, 2015.
 
In the Coaching Female Athletes Training participants will:
 
•    Identify the ways that sports culture and media depictions of men, women, sex and violence contribute to dating violence.
•    Recognize the connection between female athletic leadership and being a positive active bystander.
•    Understand the complexities of dating abuse, sexual assault, and stalking in the lives of female athletes.
 
The event is sponsored by the Department of Wellness and Sport Sciences. The 4 hour training will begin at 4:30 p.m.
 
Each individual will leave with a certification as a trained Coaching Female Athletes: For Sports. For Life. facilitator.
 
Location: Osburn Hall Multipurpose Room
 
Free and Open to all, but ther is limited seating.  Please contact Terri Hollister at (717)871-2386 to reserve your space!!
 
We genuinely hope you will be able to join us for this training, and we look forward to seeing you!
 

Contact Info

Wellness & Sport Sciences

Pucillo Gymnasium Millersville University
P.O. Box 1002
Millersville, PA 17551-0302

Tel: (717) 871-2386
Fax: (717) 871-2393
Email: wssd@millersville.edu