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#ITSNOTGOODBYEITSSEEYOULATER

She arrived in Fall, 2008, a new Ph.D. student from Virginia who came to work with Dr. Mary Jo Kane. From the beginning she stood out, a self-assured young woman with endless energy, a head full of creative ideas and three really cool names: Austin Stair Calhoun. She held dual graduate assistantships, in the Tucker…

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Seven Activities for Your Staycation Bucket List

 Looking to save money, but still need to get outdoors and enjoy a summer vacation? This 4th of July weekend is the perfect time for a “staycation” — no travel necessary! Here are some ideas for your perfect local vacation that will get you off the couch and enjoying all that Minnesota has to offer. To find out…

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Student Feature: Jessica Weinel

  Get to know our undergraduate students as they are experiencing first-hand the programs at the School of Kinesiology. Each student has different experiences to share, such as internships, studying abroad and transferring in from a different college or field of study. Jessica is a senior from Lakeville, MN studying sports management with a minor…

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Meet Your Advisor: Colin Rogness

Welcome Colin Rogness, our newest Undergraduate Advising Coordinator for the Kinesiology program. What inspired you to apply for the job in Kinesiology? I come from a family of educators, athletic administrators, and coaches, so the importance of education, learning, growth, development, and service to others is an integral part of who I am and has been…

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Enjoy #ThisSummer with events hosted at The School Yard

For those looking to get outside and enjoy fun (and free!) activities this summer, The School Yard will be back on the University of Minnesota’s campus for their second year of building community involvement through games and events. Located on the lawn directly outside the McNamara Alumni Center, The School Yard will feature its recognizable…