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Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition Sciences

Masai Takahashi helps a player off the field
Jul 25, 2017
People

UNLV's athletic training program grads make it to the big leagues.


Kinesiology professor Brach Poston
Jun 21, 2017
Research

Brach Poston's research on electrical stimulation shows promise for Parkinson's patients.


Yen Lu
Nov 18, 2016
Campus News

One of UNLV's oldest traditions — the Holiday Card Tree Scholarship — is spreading good wishes while raising funds for students like Yen Lu.


Brian Schilling
Aug 29, 2016
People

The chair of the department of kinesiology and nutrition sciences says his interest in the field sprang from his years as an athlete.


closeup of a runner's shoes
Aug 24, 2016
Research

UNLV research shows you might need to literally walk a mile in someone's shoes to find the best fit.


Emani Salih and her mother Charita Parrish
Aug 18, 2016
People

A native Las Vegan on what her degree will mean to her family.


Kristen and Caitlyn Miller
Aug 15, 2016
People

The twins plan to throw themselves into the full college experience.


Jeremy Cope
May 10, 2016
Campus News

Advice from Jeremy Cope, School of Allied Health Sciences Alumnus of the Year


Jessica Knurick
Feb 29, 2016
People

She studied finance as an undergrad while playing basketball, but an intense interest in nutrition as a means to improve her game created a path toward her current profession.


baloons with debate logo
Feb 5, 2016
Campus News

A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.


Kara Miller
Aug 31, 2015
People

Kara Miller is one of a few athletic trainers who accompany the USA Roller Sports’ teams to national and international competitions.


Insoles
May 21, 2015
Research

Amputation is a serious threat to people with diabetes. A team of UNLV faculty researchers, entrepreneurial students, and economic development experts is working to bring a better way to prevent the problem to market soon.


T-shirt that says U.N.L.V. Honrs Rebellion
Apr 6, 2015
People

Honors College students hit it hard to prepare for a big test: a grueling obstacle course. Along the way, they learn more than they thought possible.


Janet Dufek
Feb 23, 2015
Research

Kids fall all the time, but bouncing back can be trickier when it happens in a hospital. Thanks to an internal grant, UNLV professor Janet Dufek has been able to collaborate with a leading children's hospital to tackle the issue.