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Tag: Health and Wellness

Three students wearing masks and gym clothing

Jun 7, 2021

Picturing Resilience: Students Share Inspirations, Wellness Routines That Helped Them Through 2020

This spring, NC State Wellness and Recreation asked students to submit photos that demonstrated their resilience in 2020. Recently, they recorded video interviews with some of the participants to find out more. 

Katherine Bublitz at the Wellness and Recreation Center

May 11, 2021

Helping Others Through Movement

Katherine Bublitz '22 found a passion for giving back and helping others by teaching group fitness classes. 

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. 

Chris Watts on shift at the Wellness and Recreation Center

May 5, 2021

Running the Point

Chris Watts '22 transformed his experience at NC State through the power of teamwork. 

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. 

NC State Student BK Karunkaran Poses at Wellness and Recreation Center

Apr 27, 2021

Building Community Through Sports

Learn how Bharat (BK) Karunakaran ’21 found a passion for giving back to the NC State community through sports. 

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. 

Masked student Gillian Torr in the gym of the new Wellness and Recreation Center

Mar 16, 2021

Howling Success: Gillian Torr Helps Keep the Pack Moving

The Division of Academic and Student Affairs’ newest Howling Success award recipient has played a key role in keeping the Pack active and safe at the new Wellness and Recreation Center during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

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.