Arden Anderson Arden Anderson is a doctoral student whose research interests include team cohesion and the mental and physical health impacts of athletics on student-athletes well-beings. Her doctoral program advisor is Dr. Marlene Dixon. Arden received her undergraduate degree from Wofford College in South Carolina where she also participated on the intercollegiate volleyball team. She received her graduate degree from East Carolina University where she was a graduate teaching assistant in the Lifetime Physical Activity and Fitness Program. She currently is a doctoral teaching assistant in the School of Hospitality, Sport and Tourism Management at Troy University. In her spare time, Arden enjoys spending time with family and friends and watching TV.