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Tag: Health and Wellness

An NC State branded bandaid on a student's arm

Oct 12, 2021

Don’t Miss Your Shot to Help Protect the Pack

In addition to the COVID-19 vaccine, NC State Student Health Services are now administering flu vaccinations for students, faculty and staff. 

A yoga class in the new Wellness and Recreation Center

Oct 5, 2021

Get to Know NC State Wellness and Recreation

From a wealth of fitness classes, a brand new gym and the return of intramural sports, NC State Wellness and Recreation offers a bit of everything for students, faculty and staff on their wellness journey. 

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.