News: Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition Sciences

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Campus News | July 25, 2022

The hands-on activities in this intro class makes the challenging material fun to learn for future health professionals.

woman posing in lockerroom
People | July 18, 2022

Former Lady Rebel now racking up the assists with her UNLV Facilities Management team.  

Lake Mead
Campus News | July 11, 2022

A collection of news stories highlighting UNLV experts who made headlines locally, nationally, and around the world.

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Research | May 4, 2022

Kinesiology professor John Mercer turned a love of triathlons into a vector for research into wetsuit technology and underwater running.

Luara Kruskall stands between isles of foot pantry
People | April 5, 2022

Faculty/staff outreach award recipient Laura Kruskall developed a multifaceted approach to address food insecurity while providing opportunities for students.

a teacher and student in a classroom
Campus News | March 7, 2022

A collection of news stories highlighting the experts and events at UNLV.

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People | February 27, 2022

As someone who initially left the school system in eighth grade and was abused and homeless, a young Sharon Jalene never would have guessed she would end up earning three college degrees.

woman in dentist coat holding volleyball on a court
People | February 17, 2022

The former UNLV volleyball player is now acing it as as clinical sciences professor at the UNLV School of Dental Medicine.

Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine graduates line up to cross the commencement stage
Campus News | December 30, 2021

A collection of 2021 headlines highlighting medical school milestones, a steady stronghold on diversity and research rankings, student success, and media mentions featuring faculty experts.

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Campus News | October 7, 2021

A collection of news stories featuring collaboration and reflection at UNLV.

man in fitness room
Business and Community | October 6, 2021

A community internship graduate assistantship allows kinesiology master’s student Kyle Petersen to keep moving toward his goals.

UNLV nursing student in red shirt reviewing slide sample with peer
Campus News | August 4, 2021

A collection of news stories highlighting research, health, and community at UNLV.