Tag: Health and Exercise Studies

January 17, 2019

University College Outstanding Teacher Nominees

Every college within NC State nominates exemplary teachers each year to represent their college. This year, University College considered five spectacular candidates for its nominee for the Outstanding Teacher Award.

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.

November 1, 2018

HES Faculty Staying Active During the Summer: Darrin DeReu

Darrin DeReu, MS, ATC, attended the Mid-Atlantic Athletic Training Conference in Ocean City, Maryland.  The purpose of this conference is to enhance the quality of health care for athletes and those engaged in physical activity,

September 21, 2018

HES faculty at World ITU Championships

While competing for Team USA, HES faculty Renee Harrington and Sally Almekinders both placed at the World ITU championships in Denmark this month. Renee competed in the Olympic distance Duathlon, placing 8th overall and 4th for

September 21, 2018

TRIO students learn about careers in health and exercise

Dr. Kari Lewis, Teaching Assistant Professor in Health and Exercise Studies, welcomed 30 middle school students from Johnston and Wake County as part of the TRIO Program at NC State this summer. Students were from

August 29, 2018

“Put it Away and Say Hey!”

Did you know, cell phone use could double or even triple the weight of your head, which could lead to neck strain, poor posture, and back issues?