Dr. Lorraine Wilson

Associate Professor

B.S.Ed., Abilene Christian University, 1976
M.Ed., Abilene Christian University, 1977
Ed.D., Texas Tech University, 1992 

Contact Information:
Office: Gibson 124
Mailing Address: ACU Box 28084, Abilene, Texas, 79699-8084
Phone: 325-674-2773
Email: wilsonlo@acu.edu

Area of Specialization

  • Education, Health Promotion Business, Aquatics

Teaching Areas

  • KINE 241 – First Aid/CPR/AED
  • KINE 360 – Leadership and Management for Health Promotion
  • KINE 460 – Program Planning for Health Promotion
  • PEAC 100 H – Lifetime Wellness – Honors
  • PEAC 228 – Swimming for Fitness
  • PEAC 229 – Lifeguard Training
  • PEAC 341 – Scuba Diving

Organizational Involvement

  • Christian Society for Kinesiology and Leisure Studies (CSKLS)
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • Professional Association of Diving Instructors
  • REEF Ministries

Volunteer Activities

  • Aquatics Consultant for Lira Integrated School, Lira, Uganda
  • Board Member for Lira Integrated School, Lira, Uganda
  • Board Member for Hope Haven, Abilene, Texas
  • University Church of Christ, Abilene, Texas
  • Hendrick Health System, Abilene, Texas

[Selected] Presentations and Publications

  • Global Sport Leadership and Service Opportunities - Answering the Call: Teaching Swimming in Uganda . HSU’s Tri-University Symposium, April 2012 – Topics: global sport opportunities and faith-based sport endeavors
  • Answering the Call: Teaching Swimming in Uganda. Starfish Aquatics Institute Leadership Conference, February 2012 – Topics: drowning prevention, swim instructor training and development, swim lessons for Lira Integrate School students
  • Faith–based Activities in University Adventure and Fitness Courses That Encourage Spiritual Development. Christian Society for Kinesiology and Leisure Studies Conference, Branson, MO, June 2011 –Topics: spiritual wellness, active learning, faith-based learning
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