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 […]

September 24, 2014

NAEMSE Conference

Ginny Renkiewicz attended the National Association of EMS Educators (NAEMSE) Conference September 16-22 in Reno, Nevada.  Her research entitled: “The Attrition Condition: Use of a Preparatory Course to Reduce EMT Course Attrition and Improve Pass […]

September 12, 2014

Wellness Wednesdays at North Hills

Renee Harrington teaching a Body Attack class (sports-inspired cardio conditioning) at Wellness Wednesdays in North Hills – a series of free fitness opportunities open to the public.  These events encourage participants to “Get Your Fit […]

June 24, 2014

2014-2015 Frank Ormond Scholarship Recipient

The recipient of the 2014-2015 Frank Ormond Scholarship is Olivia Fracassini. Olivia is currently pursuing a major in sport management and a minor in coaching education.  Every summer since 2009 she has been a lifeguard […]