A background in kinesiology molded a sound foundation for a career in physical therapy.
Rob Bardinas shares his journey from JMU to becoming a licensed physical therapist.
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February 5, 2014
Ashley Bolton shares her experiences after JMU including graduate school and an internship in Africa.
January 10, 2014
Susan Nye, a professor in the department of kinesiology, is the founder of the Central Bear’s Mileage Club, a nonprofit organization that encourages children and adults to achieve individual running goals.
November 4, 2013
For Michelle Tillery-DuVal, pursuing a kinesiology degree and fitness career just made sense. Since graduating in '10, she's been working at the RMH Wellness Center as a personal trainer, group fitness instructor, and full time fitness specialist.
October 1, 2013
Double Duke, Greg Tidd, talks about his time at JMU. "I’ve always had a lot of dreams and ambitions and my time at JMU has made all of it possible!"
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- May 20
Richmond, VA: Alumni Networking Event
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 >