A Student Perspective: Rock Climbing

I’m Laurel Tieman, a senior in the College of Design and a communications assistant in the School of Kinesiology. This semester I enrolled in PE 1045 – Rock Climbing in an effort to force myself to be more active and to get some exercise. I wanted to try a new activity with the hopes of finding…

Running campus

Snow, or shine, Cooke Hall lobby has a resurgence of energy on weekday evenings as members of the University of Minnesota Running Club meet for their daily run. The club, which has 50-60 active members, is a close-knit group of recreational runners, competitive runners, sprinters and jumpers. Rooted in daily organized group runs, the Minnesota Running…

Meet Dr. Yonghwan Chang, our new Sport Management Assistant Professor

Like many college students, when School of Kinesiology assistant professor Yonghwan Chang graduated with his bachelor’s degree, he took a part-time job while deciding on his next step. Unlike most college students, however, his part-time job was doing double flips as a stuntman in commercials. (More on that later.) Chang is our newest faculty member…