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  

Student Feature: Axele Kihutu

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. Axele is an undergraduate junior in the Sport Management program. His hometown is Rochester,…

Exploring Careers in the School of Kinesiology

In this infographic, we take a look at just a few of the different career options available to students after graduation from the School of Kinesiology. Find more information on the Career Services website. Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Ticket Operations Manager Job Statistics Health Coach Job Statistics Youth Program Director Job Statistics