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Giving Blueday logo
11/14/18

The School of Kinesiology Building Fund, for the Kraus Building renovation, is our featured fund during Giving Blueday, Tuesday, November 27. On social media for the challenges? Remember to use #GivingBlueday!

NCAA & DoD CARE Consortium Logo
10/31/18

The world's most comprehensive concussion study received nearly $22.5 million in new funding from the U.S. Department of Defense and the NCAA to examine the impacts of head injuries over several years.

Professor Steven Broglio (left) and student Griffin Feinberg (right)
10/29/18

The University of Michigan Biosciences Initiative has awarded $5.6M in funding to Dr. Steven Broglio, professor of athletic training, to create a comprehensive concussion research center.

Billboard for AES major
10/18/18

To better prepare students for careers assessing and promoting physical fitness throughout the lifespan, the single-track Health and Fitness major has been converted into the dual-track AES major.

Kraus groundbreaking at Homecoming
10/10/18

Dean Lori Ploutz-Snyder and a small team of DIG-nataries participated in a groundbreaking ceremony at Kinesiology Homecoming, October 5. Story has links to videos, photo albums.

9/28/18

Dr. Rebecca Hasson and her team in CDRL researches about the impact of short bursts of physical activity in classrooms, as part of her exercise program inPACT.

Homecoming 2018
9/25/18

This year's Kinesiology Homecoming is in a tent beside our future home -- Kraus. Groundbreaking, awards, and refreshments are planned. For more details, visit our Homecoming 2018 page.

What is Sport Marketing
9/11/18

Top-notch faculty, students, internships, and career opportunities -- Our new Sport Management video shows why "It's great to be a Michigan Wolverine!"

Welcome Week 2018
8/13/18

Students are slowly returning to campus, and we're excited to kick off the 2018-19 academic year with them! Our Events page lists Welcome Week, Fall Semester events.

Riley Nelson World Cup Russia
6/7/18

Four Kinesiology students will travel to Russia next week to gain career experience at the biggest sporting event on the planet -- working as interns at the World Cup.

Grad Program video
5/22/18

You can move the world, too! Learn more about our Graduate Program offerings in this video at https://youtu.be/KY-NrSVavfE. And come to our Open House August 9!

Masters grads 2018
5/3/18

Relive the pomp and fun of Commencement 2018. Check out the video on YouTube & photos on Flickr.

Caitlin Brinkman ugrad video
3/6/18

School of Kinesiology students & faculty, representing each of our undergraduate majors, are featured in our new video. Check it out! https://t.co/OlQn6Rj1rr

Welcome HoMe to Kraus!
10/19/17

Plans to renovate the 101-year-old Edward Henry Kraus Natural Sciences Building took another step forward on October 19, as the U-M Board of Regents approved the project's schematic design.