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Rebecca Myers in Australia
6/16/17

A student group, led by Dr. Leah Robinson, spent 4 weeks studying children's motor development at the University of Wollongong. Rebecca Myers (pictured) recorded her experiences in an entertaining blog.

2017 Peer Advisor group
6/6/17

This month we begin to welcome groups of incoming undergraduate students, to familiarize them with U-M and our School. It's an exciting time in Kinesiology! Orientation page.

AKA 2017
5/17/17

Sean Pradan (left, PhD '17) and Matthew Nagy (BS '17) were recently honored with National Scholar Awards by the American Kinesiology Association (AKA).

SEBC finalists selected
5/1/17

U-M Sport Management announced three finalists in its inaugural Sporting Event Bid Competition (SEBC) May 1.They include teams from Ohio University, University of Texas-Austin, and the University of Western Ontario.

4/24/17

Commencement begins a new chapter in students' lives, even as we bid farewell. Our ceremony April 27 will be live streamed, beginning at 4:30pm, and recorded for our YouTube channel. 

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4/12/17

PhD student Kathryn O'Connor and her mentor, athletic training associate professor Dr. Steven Broglio, authored a recent study assessing head impact-measuring devices.

Grad Showcase 2017
4/10/17

Graduate students from our movement science and sport management programs will present posters and talk about their current research at the Graduate Research Showcase 4/11.

Keepers of the Game home page
3/31/17

On April 6, the U-M community is invited to view "Keepers of the Game," the highly regarded 2016 film about a Native American womens lacrosse team fighting for cultural acceptance -- and a championship.

Academic All B1G Winter 2017
3/24/17

The Academic All-Big Ten team for Winter 2017 was announced March 22. Of the 63 Michigan student-athletes on the list, fourteen are Kinesiology students.

 

 

Hail Yeah 2017
3/10/17

The Hail Yeah! Every Gift Matters event offers current students the opportunity to jot a brief message of gratitude to alums whose donation of $50 or less has impacted their U-M experience. Go Blue!

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3/8/17

SM professor Stefan Szymanski is quoted in an article on major league soccer in San Diego.

Foundation 313 splash screen
2/21/17

Sport Management associate professor Kathy Babiak is teaching students in her SM 313 class about sport nonprofits by having them start their own -- Foundation 313.

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2/10/17

Riann Palmieri-Smith and Steve Broglio, both Associate Professors of Athletic Training, have received Fellow status in the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA). Congratulations, Riann and Steve!

Sporting Event Bid Competition
1/23/17

The U-M Sporting Event Bid Competition (SEBC) invites student teams from any college or university to prepare a bid to host a fictional major sporting event. Registration deadline 1/31/17.