• awards on a table

    HPHE Alumni Honor Academy Luncheon
    CANCELLED for April 18, 2020
    The 2020-21 event will be April 10, 2021. Save the date!

  • Thomas tossing a football in the air at Waldo Stadium

    Sport management students help create homecoming experience.

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  • Student Rachel Dystra in athletic training class

    Rachel Dykstra, doctoral student, in exercise science class

  • Dr. Nicholas Hanson in exercise science lab

    Dr. Nicholas Hanson's exercise science lab

Due to the state of Michigan and WMU COVID-19 response mandates, all CEHD buildings will be closed until April 25, 2020.


Study abroad

Discover Croatia and Venice, Italy: Educational System, Sport and Culture
Summer 1
3 credits
Contact Dr. Vidic for more information.

Education and Health in China
Summer 1 
3 credits
Contact Dr. Liu for more information.

Volunteer and community service opportunities

Please email wmupek@gmail.com for more information about community service and volunteering opportunities with the Department of Human Performance and Health Education.

New programs


WMU enrollment is up in teacher preparation programs - Oct. 18

2019 Distinguished and Emerging Scholars Award - Oct. 1

Schoolcraft community schools walk to WMU - Sept 26

Sport management students help create homecoming experience - Sept. 16

Professor serves as Co-Pi on grant to study better long cane design and biomechanics for blind cane users - Feb. 26

Dr. Suzan Ayers featured as speaker at PETE and HETE conference - Nov. 8

CEHD professor emeritus, chair of Department of Health, Physical Education and Recreation, passes - Oct. 23

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