Friday, November 7, 2014
1994 WC alumnus Nick Kenney was part of the Kansas City Royals’ improbable rise to the pinnacle of the sport as the team’s head athletic trainer.
Friday, October 3, 2014
Senior athletic training student from Wilmington College Joey Brown received a $1,500 Major League Baseball Scholarship following his internship this season with the Cincinnati Reds.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Walt Disney World isn’t the only place where dreams come true. The dreams of many at Wilmington College came true Tuesday (Sept. 16) with the ceremonial groundbreaking for the Center for Sport Sciences.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Wilmington College is building an $8.4 million facility that blends academic, athletic, recreational and commercial components into its Center for Sport Sciences.
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Three Wilmington College students are joining professional sports teams now that school is out for the summer.
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Wilmington College honored juniors and seniors for academic achievement and leadership activities April 28 at its 33rd annual Student Recognition Ceremony.
Friday, December 20, 2013
Wilmington College’s Athletic Training Department and Drayer Physical Therapy Institute are teaming up to present a day of professional development programming Jan. 10, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the College.
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.