Faculty Profile for Carolyn Swearingen

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Carolyn Swearingen
Senior Lecturer — Dept of Health & Human Performance
JOW A208
phone: (512) 245-1972

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Lloyd, L. K., Crixell, S. L., Bezner, J. R., Katherine, F., & Swearingen, C. C. (2017). Genesis of an Employee Wellness Program at a Large University. Health Promotion Practice, 18(6), 879–894. https://doi.org/10.1177/1524839917725500
  • Lloyd, L. K., Bezner, J. R., Crixell, S. L., & Swearingen, C. C. (2016). Implementing a Cost-effective High-quality Employee Wellness Program in a University Setting: How, When, Where, and Why.
  • Swearingen, C. C. (2016). Non-Pretzel Yoga, Activity Session.
  • Lloyd, L. K., & Swearingen, C. C. (2016). Phase I: Envisioning and Developing a Comprehensive Employee Wellness Program for the City of San Marcos.”.
  • Pankey, R. B., Henrich, T., & Clay, C. C. (2008). Pulmonary Functions and RVO2 with Differing Abdominal Contraction Conditions. Research Consortium for the 2008 AAHPERD National Convention and Exposition.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Graduating Student Recognition of Campus Support Program, Texas State University. 2007 - 2022
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Case Study Award: Poster presentation accepted for presentation at: Genesis of a University-Led Employee Wellness Program in a K-12 School Setting, The 41st Annual National Wellness Conference;. June 29, 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: 2015 Presidential Awards for Excellence for Service, Texas State University. 2015
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Part-Time Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award, Texas State University. August 2014 - December 2014
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Texas State Quality Team Award: 2011 Employee Wellness Fair Team, Texas State University. March 2011

Selected Grants

  • Bezner, J., Lloyd, L. K., Crixell, S. H., Swearingen, Carolyn Cook. Enhancing Physical Activity Programming for Employee Well-being at Texas State University, The 2015 Osteoarthritis Action Alliance Implementation Strategies to Increase Physical Activity among Adults with Osteoarthritis Small Grants Program, $24829.50. (Funded: 2015). Grant.
  • Lloyd, L. K., Clay, C C. Upgrading and Enhancing the Student Human Performance Laboratory: Expanding Opportunities for Field-based Exercise Science Curricular Activities, Student Computing Resources, Texas State University-San Marcos, $13412.90. (Funded: 2012). Grant.
  • Swearingen, Carolyn Cook. GOLD Program: Consultation to enhance online course, ITS Instructional Design, Texas State University-San Marcos. (Funded: 2011). Grant.
  • Clay, Carolyn (Principal). A Prospective Study of Seasonal Variation in Body Weight and Physical Activity in Mexican American Women in Central Texas, Office of Sponsored Programs, Texas State University, Institutional (Higher Ed), $16000. (Funded: 2009). Grant.
  • Lloyd, L. K., Clay, C. C.. Upgrading and enhancing the student human performance laboratory: Expanding opportunities for field-based exercise science curricular activities, Student Computing Resources, Texas State University-San Marcos, $10944.51. (Funded: 2009). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

ESS Ad-Hoc Curriculum Committee
Technology Committee
WellCats Texas State Employee Wellness Program
Leo John Seitz IV Heart of a Champion Endowment Scholarship Committee
Co-Founder, Director, and Professional Team Member
Total Wellness At Mariposa Apartment Homes