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Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition Sciences

man outside
May 9, 2018
People

The research he’s done at UNLV has set Eggleston on a path to addressing movement-related impairments in children with developmental disorders or disabilities.


woman with AED
Apr 12, 2018
People

Athletic trainer Chely Arias’ quick actions on a high school ball field turned a harrowing scene into a happy ending.


Portrait of Kinesiology and Nutrition Sciences Professor Gabriele Wulf.
Apr 10, 2018
People

Kinesiology professor Gabriele Wulf’s studies on athletic performance aligns with the surge of pro sports teams in Southern Nevada.


UNLV esports champions trophy
Apr 6, 2018
Campus News

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


Portrait Graham McGinnis
Mar 12, 2018
People

Finding a way to merge his interest in sports and passion for science led this new faculty member to his career in kinesiology and exercise physiology.


two men
Nov 22, 2017
People

Med student and community leader share a vision for a healthier Las Vegas.


couple at desk filled with holiday cards
Nov 19, 2017
UNLV History

Faculty/staff donations to the annual holiday card tree fund have been providing scholarships for 50 years.


Chef Mark Sandoval
Nov 2, 2017
Athletics

Chef Mark Sandoval leading interdisciplinary pilot program to feed basketball team breakfast, and that might just be the tip of the omelette.


A basket containing grapes
Aug 31, 2017
Business & Community

UNLV dietitian Samantha Coogan on the pros and cons of organic vs. gluten-free, avoiding the afternoon sugar or caffeine crash, and making healthy options fun.


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.