TWU alum provides $100K to launch scholarships in properly being promotion, kinesiology

Dawn S. Chaney

July 25, 2022 — DENTON — Texas Girl’s Faculty alumna Dawn Chaney, PhD, has equipped a $100,000 current to TWU for scholarships benefitting school college students majoring in practice physiology and practice science, and school college students who’re devoted to women’s administration.

The current establishes two $50,000 endowments that may assist scholarships for undergraduate and graduate school college students enrolled inside the school’s Faculty of Nicely being Promotion and Kinesiology

Chaney earned an affiliate’s diploma at Penn Hall in Pennsylvania, and undergraduate and graduate ranges related to coach physiology from Texas Girl’s. All by means of her occupation in academia, she served on the college on the previous Texas A&I Faculty (now Texas A&M Faculty-Kingsville), the State Faculty of New York, Faculty of Delaware, and was professor and division chair at Bennett School in Greensboro, NC

After instructing for 17 years, Chaney initiated a model new occupation as an precise property investor. Within the current day, she owns Chaney Properties, specializing in enterprise, multi-family and residential enchancment.

“We’re grateful to Dr. Chaney for her generous scholarship current, which is ready to assist and encourage TWU school college students to complete ranges on this important, rising health-related space,” said Kimberly Russell, PhD, Texas Girl’s vice chairman for school growth. “Dr. Chaney’s dedication to elevating women to administration positions is inspiring and can in all probability be a catalyst for getting ready further of our graduates to develop into leaders of their communities.”

TWU’s Faculty of Nicely being Promotion and Kinesiology prepares graduates for careers at understanding the importance of healthful dwelling and helps careers related to medical experience, public properly being and properly being education along with many components of kinesiology – from conditioning to instructing, the science behind bodily properly being , and the enterprise side of sports activities actions.