Department of Kinesiology

School of Health and Human Sciences

Cathy Ennis is awarded 2017 Luther Halsey Gulick Award by SHAPE America, the highest honor of the association

Cathy EnnisUNCG EdD in Kinesiology Professor Cathy Ennis was recently honored as the recipient of 2017 Luther Halsey Gulick Award by Society of Health and Physical Educators (SHAPE America) Convention in Boston. The Luther Halsey Gulick is regarded as the highest honor given by SHAPE America. This award is presented annually at the national convention in recognition of one’s record of long and distinguished service.

Recipients exemplify the best in service, research, teaching and/or administration.  Recipients are leaders whose contributions inspire youth to live vigorously, courageously, and freely as citizens in a free society.  Dr. Ennis is a true leader who has inspired countless individuals through her work in the field of physical education, curriculum and instruction, and STEM.

Congratulations Dr. Ennis! We are thrilled for you!

To learn more about her story, click the following post released by SHAPE America: Press Release. To learn more about the Gulick medal, click the following link: The Luther Halsey Gulick Medal