On February 21st 2014, Christopher Ousley and Ritchie Shuford presented a program for SDAAHPERD Convention in Lexington, Kentucky.

 2014 US Intercollegiate Racquetball National Championships

2014 US Intercollegiate Racquetball National Championships - March 10th - 15th NCSU TAKES 4th PLACE

HES Summer Session Courses

Health and Exercise Studies will offer numerous classes during Summer I & II for the 2014 Academic Year.  Take a look at our newly-released listing as you decide which HES class (or classes) to take. 

Shockable Presenting Rhythm

This article examines the correlation between EMS response time and the incidence of shockable presenting rhythms (ie: those most survivable) that occur in patients that have suffered a cardiac arrest.

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HESA 217 is a survival swim course originally designed for ROTC students at NC State University. The class is now open to all students and is taught each semester. The course instructor is Larry Brown.

Special Olympics Tennis at NC State

The Special Olympics Tennis Program at North Carolina State University is a collaboration of several departments and organizations on campus that volunteer time and resources to provide interested athletes from Wake County Special Olympics an opportunity to develop the skills needed to play the game of tennis.

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This article describes the why and how of adding a self-defense instructional activity course to the university level.

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It’s reported that about 50% of those who begin an exercise program will drop out within 6 months.  

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Keith Howard, HES Lecturer, has taken part in a case study that examines physical inactivity among children as reported in the Journal of Park and...

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Read the following text if you want to get an idea of the impact our department has on student success.

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We are encouraging each student at NC State to take eight credits of physical education from our 100 and/or 200 level activity courses before...

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