Renee Harrington (Instructor for Health and Exercise Studies) has earned a spot on TEAM USA for the 2016 ITU standard distance (10k/40k/5k) Duathlon World Championships. The qualifying race, USAT Duathlon National Championship, was held in St. Paul, Minnesota, last June. The 2016 World Championships are set to take place this upcoming June 4-5 in Aviles, Spain. For more information about the World Championships please visit the TEAM USA website. Renee will also compete in Duathlon National Championship at the long course distance (5mi/31mi/5mi) in Cary, North Carolina, on May 17, 2016.
New Event! HES Department’s Outdoor Leadership faculty member Scott Schneider is partnering with NC State’s WellRec, Psychology professor, Dr. Anne Collins McLaughlin, and the organization Ascend to put on an amazing event. This event
HES challenges you to put away your phone while walking to class and say “Hey!” to at least 5 people.
While competing for Team USA, HES faculty Renee Harrington and Sally Almekinders both placed at the World ITU championships in Denmark this month.
Dr. Kari Lewis, Teaching Assistant Professor in Health and Exercise Studies, welcomed 30 middle school students from Johnston and Wake County as part of the TRIO Program at NC State this summer.