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March 28, 2016

Take 8 At State

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

June 22, 2015

2015-2016 Frank Ormond Scholarship Recipient

Health and Exercise Studies is pleased to announce Aaron Kopp as the recipient of the 2015-2016 Frank Ormond Scholarship. Aaron is pursuing a major in Nutrition Science with a minor in Sport Science. He plans

April 8, 2015

Autumn Belk Wins Outstanding Teacher Award

Autumn Belk, teaching assistant professor in Health and Exercise Studies, was chosen to receive an Alumni Association Outstanding Teacher Award for 2015. Ten awardees were chosen for this honor which recognizes individuals who further the

February 17, 2015

Wolfpack for Women 5k

Sigma Alpha Professional Agriculture Sorority is hosting their first Wolfpack for Women 5k non-profit event to benefit the Women’s Center of Wake County. Sigma Alpha has partnered up with the Women’s Center to help them

January 19, 2015

Keep Your Fitness Resolutions for 2015

Many people make fitness resolutions at the start of every New Year, but few are able to keep exercising regularly for more than a couple of weeks. Here are a few tips to help you

December 11, 2014

Thank you, Kari!

Exercising while on holiday break makes you feel better. While you are on break it is easy to not eat healthy so making sure you exercise helps abate the poor food choices you may have

December 1, 2014

Faculty Profile: Terry Dash

[Interviewed by Scott Schneider] I recently sat down with my good friend and colleague Terry Dash and asked him a few questions about his long career as an outdoor educator. Schneider: You’ve been teaching for the

November 20, 2014

Rebecca Gould “Beach to Battleship” Half-Iron Man Race

This is Rebecca Gould, NC State sophomore from Triathlon HESF 106.  Triathlon is an introductory course; however Rebecca had great success with “Beach to Battleship” Half-Iron Man Race which is a 1.2 mile swim, 56

November 11, 2014

5 Questions with New Department Head

What attracted you to the position of Department Head of Health and Exercise Studies at NC State? I’ve always been intrigued and inspired by effective leadership. From Earnest Shackleton on the adventure front to Yvon