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Tag: Health and Exercise Studies

Crista Bain wearing a red jacket and a black NC State face mask makes a wolfie sign next to the wolf statue in Carter Finley Stadium

May 13, 2021

Crista Bain and Zane Mondschein Named Recipients of the Isaac Frank Ormond Scholarship

The Isaac Frank Ormond, III Memorial Scholarship Fund is awarded each year to students enrolled in a health and exercise studies minor who demonstrate a strong academic standing and consistent commitment to the health and exercise field. 

The new Wellness and Recreation Center at night

May 10, 2021

Retiring HES Faculty Member Reflects on His Experiences and Impact

The Department of Health and Exercise Studies spoke with Gary Wayne Pollard about his 32 years teaching at NC State, which included numerous achievements, memories, and stories of impact. 

The new Wellness and Recreation Center at night

Apr 29, 2021

Retiring HES faculty member reflects on his time at NC State

The Department of Health and Exercise Studies spoke with Chris Ousley about his 30 years teaching NC State Students valuable lessons, the work he's done, the impact he's had, and his plans after retirement. 

Memorial Belltower lit up red

Apr 27, 2021

Eye on Academia: April 2021

See what University College faculty have been up to in the last month. 

Two students use paddles in a canoe in an indoor swimming pool

Apr 13, 2021

Get to Know the Department of Health and Exercise Studies

As part of NC State’s General Education Program requirement, every undergraduate student takes classes in the Department of Health and Exercise Studies. However, the department has much more to offer, including several minors and community building experiences. 

Mar 18, 2021

An Interview with the Health Guardians of America at NC State

The Department of Health and Exercise Studies talks with Aanandi Munshi, founder of NC State's Health Guardians of America chapter, to discuss some of the many initiatives HGA is using to help students engage with health-related topics. 

NCSU Belltower.

Mar 4, 2021

Koutroumpis Selected to Present at 2021 Teaching and Learning Symposium

Peter Koutroumpis, senior lecturer for the Department of Health and Exercise Studies, presented "There's an app for that! The use of technology and journaling to enhance critical thinking and active learning in class" at the 2021 Teaching and Learning Symposium on February 26. 

Lauren Muir in the gym at Orangetheory Fitness

Feb 18, 2021

HES Student Spotlight: Sports Science with Lauren Muir

Lauren Muir ‘21 reflects on the impact that NC State’s sports science minor has had on her academic career and plans for her future. 

Autumn Belk stands with her arms outstretched, back to the camera, teaching students a yoga pose.

Feb 18, 2021

Yoga for Life

Autumn Belk teaches students to master yoga’s ancient techniques to achieve harmony of mind and body and improve overall well-being. The lessons can last a lifetime. 

Exterior of Carmichael Gymnasium

Feb 12, 2021

Scholarship Opportunity for HES Minor Students is Accepting Applications

Students enrolled in a Health and Exercise Studies minor are encouraged to apply for the Isaac Frank Ormond, III Memorial Scholarship Fund by March 12, 2021.