McCraw Departmental Lecture Series

The monthly departmental seminar series is named after the late Dr. Lynn W. McCraw who served as Professor and Chairperson of the department from 1958 to 1973. Click here for a summation of Dr. McCraw's various contributions.

General Information

When: 12-1 PM, on select Fridays throughout the academic year

Where: Bellmont Hall 962

  • This event is open to the public.
  • Refreshments will be provided outside the lecture hall beginning at 11:45 AM.
  • For more information contact Hiro Tanaka.

View list of past McCraw lectures.

Academic Year 2014-2015 Schedule

Sep 26

"Reflections on the Emergence of Physical Culture (Cultural) Studies"


Jan Todd, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Kinesiology, University of Texas at Austin

Oct 31    

"The Role of Diet and Supplementation in the Prevention of Overtraining"


Colin Wilborn, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Exercise Science, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

Feb 27 

“Pursuing peculiar paradoxes in performance…one foot at a time"

Larry Abraham, Ed.D., Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, University of Texas at Austin

Mar 27 

"Environments change behavior, but who changes environments?"

John Bartholomew, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, University of Texas at Austin

Last updated on March 27, 2015