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Kylie McDaniel and Johnny Paliotti

May 9, 2022

Kylie McDaniel and Johnny Paliotti Receive 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. 

Looking towards the Memorial Bell Tower from under the front awning of Holladay Hall

Apr 25, 2022

Beth Wright Fath Named a 2022-23 Provost’s Faculty Fellow

During her fellowship, Fath will work on the project, “Decolonizing and Degendering Courses and Curriculum.” 

Tommy Holden and Kari Lewis

Apr 22, 2022

HES Faculty Honored with NC State Teaching Awards

Tommy Holden and Kari Lewis receive university teaching awards for their commitment to educational excellence. 

Members of the Grappling Club make wolfie signs in an indoor room with white walls

Apr 22, 2022

HES Assistant Department Head Advises Grappling Club

Teaching professor J.D. Lee brings his jiu-jitsu expertise to the mat as the advisor for one of NC State's newest student organizations. 

A yoga class in the new Wellness and Recreation Center

Apr 4, 2022

Eye on Academia: April 2022

See what University College faculty have been up to recently. 

Renee Harrington and another runner

Mar 14, 2022

Harrington Places 1st Amongst Women, 5th Overall in AdventHealth Winter Duathlon

Department of Health and Exercise Studies faculty member Renee Harrington recently competed in the AdventHealth Winter Duathlon Series in Groveland, Fla., where she placed 5th overall and 1st amongst women. 

Scott Schneider and Students at ICOL 2022

Feb 25, 2022

Schneider Presents at WEA International Conference on Outdoor Leadership

Health and Exercise Studies faculty member Scott Schneider was driven to reflect on the world of outdoor leadership's most important topics after attending the WEA International Conference on Outdoor Leadership. 

Kari Lewis

Jan 28, 2022

Kari Lewis Reflects on 33 Years with HES

Department of Health and Exercise Studies faculty member Kari Lewis retires after 33 years with NC State University. 

Renee Harrington headshot

Nov 22, 2021

Harrington Presents to NASA for Journey to Wellness Program

Created in 2020 by the NASA Health Promotion Wellness and Fitness Program, the Journey to Wellness program aims to generate positive change in the health and well-being of the NASA community. The program consists of monthly events which feature high-quality presentations on health-related topics that help people effectively manage pandemic-related strains on working life, specifically,… 

Image to show an empty dance studio

Nov 22, 2021

New Faces and New Spaces in the Department of Health and Exercise Studies

In Fall 2021, the Department of Health and Exercise Studies was fortunate to welcome three new full-time faculty members to the department.