Student Perspective: Self Defense

I chose to take self defense the semester before studying abroad, with the hopes that it would make me more prepared to handle dangerous situations in a foreign country. I signed up for the two hour class every Friday, led by Physical Activity Program instructor Anita Bendickson, a black belt in karate who started teaching self…

Meet Our Adviser: Alyssa Maples

Alyssa, academic adviser in the School of Kinesiology, is a student-focused innovative professional. When she is not in Cooke Hall, she can be found whipping up a delicious plant-based dinner or running River Road as she trains for her next road race. What is your role in the School of Kinesiology? I am the departmental…

Exploring Careers in Kinesiology

If you’re considering what jobs are out there, here are just a few examples of career choices for graduates with a B.S. in Kinesiology! Discover more on the Career Services website. Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Rehabilitation Specialist Job Statistics Clinical Research Coordinator Job Statistics Personal Trainer Job Statistics

Exploring Careers in Sport Management

This week, we take a look at some of the career fields for students in Sport Management. For more information, visit the Career Services website! Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Sports Marketing Job Statistics Facilities Management Job Statistics Sports Broadcaster Job Statistics

Exploring Careers in Recreation Administration

Wondering what to do with a degree in Recreation Administration? Check out some of these possible career options in the field, and more at Career Services!   Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Outdoor Recreation Specialist Job Statistics Event Coordinator Job Statistics Recreation Program Director Job Statistics