Department News

HSU Joins $30 Million Concussion Research Initiative

Humboldt State University’s North Coast Concussion Program (NCCP) has received a $242,000 two-year grant from the NCAA and the U.S. Department of Defense to conduct groundbreaking research into the history and impact of concussions on NCAA... Posted On: 08/19/2015 - 10:45am

HSU Fit Program Reaches Out to Children With Disabilities

Making the biggest possible splash in the Humboldt State pool was the goal of Bradley Carr, an 18-year-old enjoying a Friday night session of HSU Fit. But the larger objective for Bradley and 25 other children participating this spring has a... Posted On: 08/19/2015 - 10:43am

Faculty and Staff Fitness Program!

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Posted On: 08/17/2015 - 8:29am

Christine Dobrowolski Receives CSU System-Wide Award

Christine Dobrowolski – CSU system-wide Award for HED 446 Optimal Bone and Muscle Development
This course was one of eight chosen by the CSU-level review team to receive the award across all courses submitted by 17... Posted On: 04/30/2015 - 3:40pm

Creating and Raising the Fitness Bar

Check out the article on Dr. Kwon's research with firefighters and police officers! Posted On: 04/27/2015 - 9:53am

Grad Student Benjamin Servais Receives Award

Graduate student Benjamin Servias received The Patricia O. McConkey Outstanding Graduate Student Award. Congratulations Ben! Posted On: 04/20/2015 - 3:25pm

Dr. Kwon Receives McCrone Promising Faculty Scholars Award

Young Sub Kwon, Kinesiology and Recreation Administration
Young Sub Kwon’s research on the physiological processes of body temperature during high-intensity exercise has attracted nationwide attention from media including NBC News, The... Posted On: 04/06/2015 - 8:32am

Dr. Hopper Receives Scholar of the Year Award

Professor Chris Hopper, Department of Kinesiology, Scholar of the Year award recipient, has been an effective and dedicated researcher and administrator for more than three decades. His research has focused on improving the health and wellness... Posted On: 04/06/2015 - 8:30am

Redwood Physical Education-Health Project

Join Redwood PE-HP professional development program for a week-long institute focusing on how body composition and nutrition influence body image. Learn strategies to align this content to the Common Core State Standards to improve student... Posted On: 05/12/2014 - 9:20am

New Scanning Techniques Advance Concussion Research

Apr 06, 2014

Research conducted by Humboldt State Kinesiology professor Rock Braithwaite has played a significant role in demonstrating the usefulness of a portable imaging tool that could change the way the medical community analyzes... Posted On: 04/07/2014 - 12:41pm