News: Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition Sciences

Business and Community | January 5, 2012
UNLV student outreach effort hopes to head off adult obesity by starting with preschool education
Portrait of Vik Sehdev
Research | November 1, 2011
Who says research is just for faculty? Meet six of the many UNLV students who know that research is the best way to learn their disciplines, build their skills, and change the world.
People | June 28, 2011
Beatriz was a good student but college seemed impossible. Then UNLV and the Millennium Scholarship came along.
People | May 18, 2011
Meet some of UNLV's graduates who were recognized at commencement for their academic achievements, community outreach, and ability to overcome adversity.
People | May 10, 2011
Two exceptional graduates share their thoughts on the paths that UNLV led them to take
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
Research | September 10, 2010
Helpful Hints from UNLV Nutrition Researcher – and Mom – Molly Michelman Make Eating Right Easy and Fun for Kids
People | August 10, 2010
Four employees were honored as employees of the year for their contributions to campus.
People | June 9, 2010
Professors in a wide range of disciplines captured top teaching honors at the end of spring semester.
Research | April 20, 2010
Cholesterol, Triglyceride Levels of 20 Previously Sedentary Men Improved Throughout 20-Year Exercise Program
Research | March 31, 2010
A unique, 20-year study found that regular exercise, especially if continued over time, significantly reduces the risk of coronary heart disease in middle-aged and older men.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
Research | August 29, 2009
Researchers have found that a change in patients’ focus can reduce trips and falls.
Research | July 22, 2009
Contrary to what you may think, stretching before you play or work out could actually reduce your athletic performance. Find out why.