Category: Health and Wellness

March 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.

March 21, 2019

Spring Break in Ecuador

The Ecuadorians were generous, friendly, spirited and shared their country openly with us. A transformative experience.

February 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.

February 11, 2019

Darwish named WomenNC Scholar

A WKNC DJ and Technician writer is one of two NC State students accepted into the highly competitive WomenNC Scholars program.

January 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.

January 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.

January 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.

Jocelyn Fifer Personal Training
January 15, 2019

NASM Backs the Pack

Are you interested in taking your career in fitness to the next level? The National Academy of Sports Medicine’s (NASM®) eight-week personal trainer certification course can take you there.