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November 28, 2016
Elliot White ('08) followed his passion for Kinesiology and is now CEO of True Fitness and Nutrition, a personal training gym in McLean, VA.
April 27, 2016
Four celebrated Paralympic athletes travelled to James Madison University to lead Paralympic Skill Lab experiences with Kinesiology 100 classes on April 21st and 22nd.
April 22, 2016
David Gesualdi (‘07) has been selected as a National Finalist (top 10) for the 2016 Fishman Prize for Superlative Classroom Practice.
March 28, 2016
Andrea Woodson-Smith played college basketball at JMU until she was sidelined after a collision during a game that resulted in three hip fractures.
A BS in Exercise Science led Josh Simons to a job as an Exercise Specialist, where he decided to pursue becoming a traveling Physical Therapist.
Welcome from Kinesiology
Welcome to the Department of Kinesiology! Kinesiology involves the study of human movement and our faculty and students do so from a physiological, biomechanical, and psychosocial perspective. More >