21st Century Workplace Skills Blog

Theresa Cordova – From AAPTE Personal Trainer Student to a Tough Mudder

AAPTE Unique Tough Mudders –Theresa Cordova helps train a group of individuals each year to participate in a challenging fitness event. Before working at The Academy of Personal Training Education (AAPTE), Theresa Cordova was a student. “Without having any prior experience in the fitness industry and with very modest personal gym knowledge, I was a… Read more »


Dr. Kevin Craig — A True Innovator

When Hofstra’s new online mechatronics certificate launches in February (see information below), professor Dr. Kevin Craig will bring his decades of knowledge to the yearlong program. He attended the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, NY, where he played varsity football and baseball and graduated with a B.S. degree and a commission as an officer… Read more »


Hofstra Summer Camp Programs Team Up to Play Ball

Guest Post By: Tyler Tine, Intern Pitchers rolled down their sleeves and got to work at Hofstra’s New York Baseball Academy. The pitchers teamed up with Hofstra Summer Camp’s Biomechanical Programming and Data Analysis program to try on their biomechanical pitching sleeves, which detect arm motion and helps prevent injuries that could lead to Tommy… Read more »


John Habyan and Keith Osik Teach Youth the Game of Baseball at NYBA

Guest Post By: Tyler Tine, Intern All young sports players have dreams of becoming professional athletes.  At New York Baseball Academy at Hofstra Summer Camps the campers had the chance to get tips from not one, but two former professional baseball players.  The New York Baseball Academy welcomed John Habyan and Keith Osik.  Habyan, a… Read more »