April 14, 2017
The Distinguished Lecture Series featured 12 guest speakers within the health education, physical activity, and sport management fields.
May 31, 2016
During his time at the Texas A&M., Dr. McBride made a significant contribution to the Department of Health and Kinesiology.
April 14, 2015
The 36th Annual Telly Awards has named Huffines Discussion 4 a winner in the category of “Online Video - Online Webisodes, Segments, or Promotional Pieces – Education.”
April 09, 2015
Deanna Kennedy, doctoral student within the Department of Health and Kinesiology in the College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M, was selected as the 2015 recipient of the U.S. Senator Phil Gramm Doctoral Fellowship.
December 03, 2014
Dr. Suzanne Droleskey tells us about her experience teaching International Studies major Kaitlyn Kellermeyer, who is blind, the art of tai chi.
September 09, 2014
The Department of Health and Kinesiology (HLKN) is marking another year of record breaking enrollment. For the fall semester, preliminary 5th day enrollment in HLKN is well over 3,500 students breaking our F13 enrollment record of 3,189. This ranks HLKN as the largest academic department at Texas A&M University. HLKN has grown over 11% since last fall’s record enrollment and 60% since the fall of 2008.
July 27, 2014
Congratulations are in order for department head Dr. Richard Kreider. He has been elected to the Board of Directors of the American Kinesiology Association (AKA).
June 01, 2014
The Texas A&M Quiz Bowl team has been crowned national champions during the 61st Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), held in Orlando, Florida.
March 18, 2014
The Department of Health and Kinesiology is part of a grant that will have impact on the world’s most popular sport.
February 28, 2014
What happens when three kinesiology students participate in a quiz bowl? They win!
February 11, 2014
The scientific study of dancers, now called Dance Science, is a young field of research. It dates back to the 1970s and only has existed in the United States as an academic degree since the early 2000s.
January 29, 2014
Sarah Moudy is from Plano, Texas where she began her dance training at Toby’s School of Dance. In 2009, she was selected as a VIP/Assistant Teacher with Dance Olympus Company to tour the United States over the summer.
January 16, 2014
Dr. Tim Lightfoot, director of the Huffines Institute, talked with WBEZ Chicago Public Radio about the correlation between exercise and a person's genetic makeup.
January 03, 2014
HLKN department head Dr. Richard Kreider has been elected as a Fellow of the American College of Nutrition (ACN).
December 17, 2013
Mike Greenwood, clinical professor in kinesiology has been named the Texas state director of the National Strength & Conditioning Association (NSCA).
December 12, 2013
Christopher Woodman, associate professor in kinesiology at Texas A&M University, has been selected to serve as the next chair for the kinesiology division.
October 29, 2013
The Department of Health & Kinesiology at Texas A&M University is pleased to announce that the Exercise & Sport Nutrition Lab (ESNL) has received a multi-year funding grant from Woodbolt International to research and study formulations of current and new supplements for the marketplace.
October 04, 2013
The department's Kinesiology Diversification Seminar Series was proud to welcome former Texas A&M baseball coach Mark Johnson back to campus.
August 26, 2013
The Department of Health and Kinesiology at Texas A&M University is offering a free kinesiology seminar series on Wednesday afternoons beginning in September at Kyle Field.