Julian Reed

Department of Health and Exercise Science
Furman University
Greenville, SC 29613
e-mail: Julian.Reed@furman.edu
(864) 294-2328




HES 101 Syllabus  


HES 251 Syllabus


HES 313 Syllabus


HES 221 Syllabus






Fuller Charter School makes commitment to health with model fitness program by Mike Foley. An article in The Gereenville News, October 28, 2009

Kids need recess to learn being active is fun--Time shouldn't be used to punish classroom misdeeds Published: Tuesday, May 15, 2007 - by Julian A. Reed



Parents teach children how to become overweight
Parents' bad eating habits often are passed on to children who mimic adults' behaviors.

an article by Julian Reed in the March 21 edition of The Greenville News.


Fat impacts the nation's dependence on foreign oil


Real cleaning power:
Give chores a little oomph to meet your fitness needs


Tying It Altogether: Integrating Movement in the Classroom

University of Miami's Top Priority: an article in The Greenville News by Julian Reed

Greenville should take steps to reduce secondhand smoke: a Greenville News article by Julian Reed

Walking Your Way to Better Health


Education Has Some New Moves--Furman Professor's Program promotes learning, combats childhood obesity


A recent article in The Greenville News, Separating teacher, coach roles would improve phys ed, quotes Julian.


Julian was recently quoted in The Greenville News article entitled “Middle Schools Scrape to Offer Sports”


Greenville Walks Heads Toward Finish Line

Greenville Walks Kickoff Draws 600 Determined Folks

Take the first step and get acquainted with Greenville parks

By Julian Reed

When the Greenville Walks program kicks off Saturday[3/12/05] in Cleveland Park, our hope is that it will accomplish two primary goals. One is to have people commit to a daily walking program that can significantly improve their health; the other is to make people aware of just how many great places there are in Greenville County to walk.


















 Dr. Reed is an Associate Professor in the Department of Health Sciences at Furman University in Greenville, SC and is an Affiliate of the Prevention Research Center in the Arnold School of Public Health at the University of South Carolina in Columbia. His area of research focuses on examining the impact of built environmental supports on physical activity. Dr. Reed holds a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies from Hobart and William Smith Colleges, a Masters of Science in Exercise and Sport Sciences from the University of Miami, a Doctorate in Exercise and Sport Sciences from the University of Northern Colorado and most recently received his Masters of Public Health from the University of South Carolina. Dr. Reed has recently disseminated his research in the Journal of Physical Activity and Health, Preventive Medicine and the Journal of American College Health.


American College of Sports Medicine



South Carolina Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance



South East American College of Sports Medicine



Active Living Research



Active Living by Design



PE Central



PE 4 Life



Centers for Disease Control



The Active Living and Environment Program



American Planning Association



Bicycle Federation of America



Center for Livable Communities



Congress for the New Urbanism



Federal High Administration



Healthy Communities Program



Institute of Transportation Engineers



National Bicycle and Pedestrian Clearinghouse



National Park Service Trails



Partnership for a Workable America



Pedestrian Federation of America

1506 21st Street, NW

Suite 200

Washington, DC 20036

To order copies of Walk Tall: A Citizens Guide to Walkable Communities, send $2 per copy to above address.







The family that plays together Source: Greenville News (SC) circ: 100,530

Indexed At: 2/27/04 6:37 AM (120756406)

Abstract: ... A. Reed, health and exercise science professor at Furman University, said new research has shown the health of the nation's families is at risk. ...






I enjoy spending my leisure time hiking, running, camping, snow skiing, playing golf, basketball and tennis. I reside in Greenville with my wife, three daughters, and dog. Below are a few websites that you may find interesting.


SC Trails Program



Active for Life



Transportation and the Environment



Rails to Trails Conservancy


























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