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Kinesiology students published in journal

June 21, 2018

Recent graduates published in the spring 2018 VAHPERD journal.

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Congratulations to David Gesualdi '07!

June 4, 2018

David was named the 2018 Washington D.C State Health Educator of the Year by DC Shape!

PHOTO:Chelsea Robinson, Justin Kidd, Emilee Blosser KIN students win the National ACSM Student Bowl

May 31, 2018

Each of the 12 regions of American College of Sports Medicine send team to the National Meeting to compete. Our team, Chelsea Robinson, Justin Kidd, Emilee Blosser beat teams from all over the country and will be bringing home the trophy.

PHOTO: Emilee BlosserStudent interview series - #CHBSChats with Emilee Blosser

April 19, 2018

Learn more about Emiliee's plans to go to grad school for physical therapy.

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Phi Epsilon Kappa members spend spring break volunteering

April 5, 2018

During spring break of 2018, several members of Phi Epsilon Kappa went to Charlotte, North Carolina to volunteer at Lifespan, a non-profit organization that provides services to individuals with disabilities.

PHOTO: Paralympic athletesParalympic athletes visit KIN 100 class

April 3, 2018

Paralympic athletes visited KIN 100 classes to teach wheelchair basketball skills and educate students on the challenges that accompany the sport.

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Kinesiology 100 Information

Welcome from Kinesiology

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Faculty and students in our department examine human movement from a physiological, biomechanical, developmental and psychosocial perspective. Undergraduates receive a B.S. in Kinesiology, with coursework focusing on either Exercise Science (ES) or Physical & Health Education Teacher Education (PHETE). More >