News: Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition Sciences

Masai Takahashi helps a player off the field
People | July 25, 2017
UNLV's athletic training program grads make it to the big leagues.
Kinesiology professor Brach Poston
Research | June 21, 2017
Brach Poston's research on electrical stimulation shows promise for Parkinson's patients.
Yen Lu
Campus News | November 18, 2016
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
People | August 29, 2016
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
Research | August 24, 2016
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
People | August 18, 2016
A native Las Vegan on what her degree will mean to her family.
Kristen and Caitlyn Miller
People | August 15, 2016
The twins plan to throw themselves into the full college experience.
Jeremy Cope
Campus News | May 10, 2016
Advice from Jeremy Cope, School of Allied Health Sciences Alumnus of the Year
Jessica Knurick
People | February 29, 2016
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
Campus News | February 5, 2016
A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.
Kara Miller
People | August 31, 2015
Kara Miller is one of a few athletic trainers who accompany the USA Roller Sports’ teams to national and international competitions.
Research | May 21, 2015
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.