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Apr 10, 2019

Outdoor Leadership Alumni Spotlight: James Turner

While James Turner earned a Mechanical Engineering degree from NC State, he discovered his passion for the outdoors in a basic rock climbing class, HESO 258. 

Apr 10, 2019

Taking Class to New Heights

On March 15th, 10 students and two Health and Exercise Studies Outdoor Leadership faculty left bright and early for the White Mountains of New Hampshire. 

Mar 28, 2019

Taking 8 at State to the Next Level

The Department of Health and Exercise Studies (HES) encourages each student at North Carolina State University to take eight physical activity courses before graduation. 

Feb 26, 2019

Run for Fun – Race for Place

Joy Kagendo, a Health and Exercise Studies professor, is originally from Kenya and came to the United States to further her education. 

Jan 24, 2019

Inspired Echo: Faculty Dances

Dance faculty members from Health and Exercise Studies and Arts NC State join forces to present an evening of choreography surrounded by Vernon Pratt’s artwork. 

Jan 22, 2019

HES Faculty Staying Active During the Summer: Paul Powers

Paul Powers attended the Titleist Performance Institute Level 1 seminar in Oceanside, CA held April 27-28, 2018. 

Jan 22, 2019

HES Students Aim for Success

3D Archery is similar to golf in that archers walk a course in fields and/or woods and shoot from marked spots. 

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Jan 22, 2019

Thinking and Doing Good for Your Health

When Taylor entered NC State University in 2015, he weighed about 280 pounds. Now, Taylor weighs in at 190. Find out how he did it. 

Jan 15, 2019

Stepping into Spring Semester with Fitness Walking

Peter Koutroumpis has taught Fitness Walking (HESF 102) for almost five years at NC State University. Students from the 2018 Fall Semester enjoyed their time in the course and learned a lot about the proper form to walking. 

Nov 1, 2018

HES Faculty Staying Active During the Summer: Autumn Belk

As coordinator of the Dance Minor in Health and Exercise Studies, it is not unusual for Autumn Mist Belk to be dancing throughout the academic year; however, over the summer she took the opportunity to continue to interact with the dance community and also to share her expertise through several international conferences. In early June,…