Professor Martin Block in the Kinesiology for Individuals with Disabilities Program received the Julian U. Stein Lifetime Achievement Award. The award was presented on April 11, 2019, at the national SHAPE America Conference in Tampa, FL.

The Julian U. Stein Award is given to a professional who best exemplifies Dr. Stein’s leadership in teaching, mentorship, writing, speaking and volunteerism at all levels of professional involvement including higher education, as well as educational and community programming. As an innovator, creator, visionary, and risk-taker, Dr. Stein represents the very best in dedication to an active and healthy lifestyle for all individuals. Dr. Cathy McKay, one of Professor Block’s former doctoral students, presented the award to Professor Block. Way to go, Marty!