NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (November 1, 2019) – On Friday, October 11, the Johnson & Wales (Fla.) track & field team volunteered its time in the community, working the students from WJ Bryan Elementary.
The Wildcats assisted the school's teachers with games and activities. The goal was to teach the elementary students the importance of exercise and fair play.
As part of JWU's commitment to the NAIA's Champions of Character program, moments such as this continues to be a high priority to all members of the Johnson & Wales Athletic Department.
For more info on the NAIA Champions of Character program, click here.
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About JWU Athletics: JWU Athletics is home to more than 150 student-athletes in 11 different sports. Established in 1998, JWU Athletics is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the Sun Conference. Athletic events are held the Wildcat Center and the Miami Shores Recreation Complex (9825 NE 7th Ave., Miami Shores, FL 33138).
About JWU: Founded in 1914, Johnson & Wales University is a private, nonprofit, accredited institution with approximately 13,000 graduate, undergraduate and online students at its four campuses in Providence, Rhode Island; North Miami, Florida; Denver, Colorado; and Charlotte, North Carolina. An innovative educational leader, the university offers degree programs in arts and sciences, business, culinary arts, design and engineering, education, health and wellness, hospitality, nutrition and physician assistant studies. Its unique model integrates arts and sciences and industry-focused education with work experience and leadership opportunities, inspiring students to achieve professional success and lifelong personal and intellectual growth. The university's impact is global, with alumni from 125 countries pursuing careers worldwide. For more information, visit jwu.edu.
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