School of Kinesiology senior receives UROP scholarship

Allison Carpenter, a Kinesiology B.S. student, received a research scholarship from the Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP) to fund her research project, “Exploratory Movement in Learning About an Affordance for Gait.” Carpenter is advised by School of Kinesiology professor and director of the Affordance Perception-Action Laboratory (APAL), Thomas Stoffregen, PhD.  Each year, UROP provides funding…

Welcome Andrea Silva, PhD, to the School of Kinesiology

Join the School of Kinesiology in extending a warm welcome to incoming kinesiology lecturer, Andrea Silva, PhD.  Dr. Silva completed her undergraduate degree in psychology with a minor in athletic coaching from Millersville University, in Millersville, PA, and a masters in kinesiology with a sport psychology from Temple University in Philadelphia, PA. She then went…

Welcome Rachel Hawe, PhD, to the School of Kinesiology

Join the School of Kinesiology in welcoming new assistant professor, Rachel Hawe, DPT, PhD. Dr. Hawe will specialize in Biomechanics and Neuromotor Control at the School of Kinesiology. Hawe received her bachelor’s degree in biomedical engineering from the University of Rochester in Rochester, New York. Following the completion of her undergraduate degree, Dr. Hawe earned…