Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Students are experiencing wide-ranging changes in their academic curriculum designed to broaden their knowledge and skill sets. Starting this fall semester, the College has implemented a four credit hour system and begun a new general education curriculum that utilizes infused skills.
Wednesday, June 5, 2013
AT faculty member Jennifer Walker led a contingent of students from WC and several other schools on a 12-day study tour to Ireland in May. While they did their share of sightseeing on “The Emerald Isle,” the trip was expressly geared toward exploring athletic training and sports medicine.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Two Wilmington College students are joining the Big Leagues now that school is out for the summer. WC’s acclaimed program in athletic training/sports medicine placed two of its top students in internships with major professional sports teams.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Athletic training students in Jennifer Walker’s Issues in Sports Medicine class donned surgical gowns and masks, and had the opportunity to visit Beacon’s “learning labs,” where they were instructed in hands-on arthroscopic surgery on two cadaver shoulders.
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Wilmington College selected Erika Smith Goodwin to serve as vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty following a national search.
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
The Professional Baseball Athletic Trainers Society awarded Keegan Martin, a 2012 intern with the Reds, a $1,500 scholarship in recognition of his outstanding work with the team.
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Dr. John Turba, co-founder of WC's athletic training program, was inducted into the College's Athletic Hall of Fame during ceremonies at Homecoming (Oct. 20).
Thursday, September 20, 2012
The College recently learned it met the highest standards set forth by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education. It represented the culmination of an intensive two-year process.
Friday, July 6, 2012
Wilmington College alumnus Nick Kenney will be the American League’s athletic trainer Tuesday (July 10) for the 83rd annual Major League Baseball All Star Game at Kaufman Stadium in Kansas City.
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
Wilmington College and Beacon have entered into a partnership in which Beacon Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine will serve the medical needs of the College’s student-athletes with the quality care it provides the Cincinnati Reds and a number of other Cincinnati sports teams and area universities.
Monday, May 14, 2012
The Ohio Athletic Training Association recognized 2012 Wilmington College graduate Symone McElroy with the “Exceptional Research” award during its Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposium May 11. McElroy is the seventh Wilmington College student to earn the state association’s top honor in the past eight years.
Tuesday, May 8, 2012
Three Wilmington College students are joining the Big Leagues now that school is out for the summer. WC’s acclaimed program in athletic training/sports medicine placed three of its top students in internships with major professional sports teams.
Thursday, May 3, 2012
Erika Goodwin said research is what separates athletic training from being simply considered as a trade rather than a profession.
Wednesday, January 18, 2012
Wilmington College continued its dominance over Ohio schools as it captured its fourth consecutive state Athletic Training Quiz Bowl championship Jan. 14.
Tuesday, November 29, 2011
Wilmington College alumnus Nick Kenney and the Kansas City Royals’ medical staff received Major League Baseball’s Dick Martin Award for having the healthiest team during the 2011 season.
Monday, November 14, 2011
Class of 2011 member Erin Cane, who is employed by Kettering Sports Medicine Center, recently sent a note thanking Wilmington College's athletic training faculty and staff for preparing her well for her career in athletic training.
Thursday, May 5, 2011
One hundred percent of the seniors that took the national certification examination in athletic training this spring passed it on their first try. Indeed, 12 graduating seniors now can proudly place the initials ATC following their names.
Friday, April 15, 2011
Wilmington College has selected Corey J. Wingen as its new head athletic trainer effective July 1.
Tuesday, March 22, 2011
Wilmington College’s highly regarded national reputation in athletic training/sports medicine was further validated when its Athletic Training Quiz Bowl team won the six-state district competition earlier this month in Minneapolis.
Tuesday, January 18, 2011
Wilmington College joined the ranks of the Green Bay Packers and New York Yankees as winners of a “3-peat” - three consecutive championships.
Friday, November 12, 2010
Against the backdrop of a national Monday Night Football audience, two Wilmington College seniors practiced their craft Nov. 8 as the Pittsburgh Steelers defeated the Cincinnati Bengals in a 27-21 thriller.
Friday, May 21, 2010
Wilmington College senior Amanda C. Burley earned the Ohio Athletic Trainers Association’s “Exceptional Research” award at the OATA’s annual meeting May 7. Her achievement marks the sixth consecutive year a WC athletic training student has received this statewide distinction.
Monday, May 3, 2010
Three Wilmington College students have been called up to the Big Leagues. They won’t be swinging a bat or throwing a football, but the experience will no doubt be a significant step in their athletic training career preparations.
Monday, April 12, 2010
The Ohio Athletic Trainers Association named Wilmington Larry Howard Collegiate Athletic Trainer of the Year. He will be formally recognized at OATA’s annual meeting May 7.
Wednesday, February 24, 2010
The original research abstracts submitted by two athletic training seniors at Wilmington College were so highly regarded that the students have been selected to give presentations at the National Athletic Trainers Association’s annual meeting this summer.