An athletic training major from Effingham, Ill., Lena Grunloh has learned during her time at State “there is no success without failure.” “Lena has excelled in student research, which will be published, and academics (she maintains a 4.0 GPA) while overcoming substantial obstacles,” said Kenneth Games, assistant professor of athletic training.
An athletic training major from Effingham, Ill., Alexandra Spillman is looking forward to graduate school after commencement this spring. “Aly is a natural leader who has led community engagement efforts through our student organization enriching the lives of her classmates and improving the Terre Haute community,” said Kenneth Games, assistant professor of athletic training.
Lots, say experts. Sports boost pride, provide experiential learning and may help increase enrollment.
Athletic training alumnus Dice Yamaguchi, ’05, helps lead the San Antonio Spurs to an NBA title