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Ishan Bhalgat

Movement Science senior Ishan Bhalgat serves as a Kinesiology peer advisor and peer ambassador, assisting with new-student orientation.

Mom and kid doing at-home exercise

InPACT@Home, a fitness program developed by MVS Associate Professor Rebecca Hasson with state and national partners, offers free, online, at-home workouts for Michigan’s 1.5 million school kids.

Kraus Building

U-M President Mark Schlissel has announced plans for the University of Michigan’s 2020-21 academic year. Here are the most important things Kinesiology students and parents should know.

Black football player kneeling

Ron Wade, clinical assistant professor of Sport Management, discusses the NFL's and NASCAR's responses to the Black Lives Matter protests against police brutality. 

Juneteenth 2020

Associate Dean for Graduate Affairs, Dr. Ketra Armstrong, sent a Juneteenth greeting to School of Kinesiology faculty and staff on Friday, June 19. In it, she explains the significance of the holiday.

Katharine Bohlmann holding football

Katharine Bohlmann (SM '19) is a manager of business solutions for the Miami Dolphins and Hard Rock Stadium. She was selected as one of Front Office Sports Rising 25 for 2020.


Dean Lori Ploutz-Snyder and Professor Ketra Armstong respond to recent events that are rooted in systemic racism.

Grant Floto

Sport Management alumnus Grant Floto honored the class of 2020 by creating U-M Social's #Victors2020 Instagram campaign. He talked about working on the campaign, his future, and his time in Kinesiology.

Excellence in Teaching award winners

Pete Bodary (AES, MVS), Tom George (AES, SM), Kathy Kern (AES, MVS), and Allyssa Memmini (AT) were selected as the winners of Kinesiology's 2020 Students' Choice Excellence in Teaching Award.

Person holding knee

Lindsey Lepley, assistant professor of Athletic Training, was featured in a Michigan News article on how eccentric exercises could improve ACL injury recovery.

Harrison Forman

Harrison Forman (SM '14) is the executive producer of the hit dating show UpDating.


Marissa Pollick, Sport Management lecturer and attorney, explains how new Title IX regulations will affect sexual assault investigations on campus.

Kathy Kern teaching in front of whiteboard

Kinesiology faculty reflect on the challenges and successes of moving their classes online during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

M Flag

Dr. Mark Rosentraub, professor of Sport Management, offers his opinion on the growing debate of when it's safe to resume college athletics. 

Scott Schrimscher

Scott Schrimscher (MVS '11) is the director of global program operations at EXOS.

Christina Eyers

Kines alum Christina Eyers (MVS '97) spoke with WJBK Detroit (Fox 2 News) about how athletic trainers in the Henry Ford Health System are assisting in the fight against COVID-19. 

Ron Wade headshot

Ron Wade, clinical assistant professor of Sport Management, went on the Michigan Minds podcast to discuss the various ways sports have been impacted by COVID-19.

Danielle Rauch dribbling a basketball.

Applied Exercise Science sophomore Danielle Rauch was featured as a scholar-athlete, where she explained her desire to use her degree to get into coaching.  

Man sitting on couch watching soccer

Sport Management Professor Rodney Fort is quoted in an Athletic article about the economic pressure on sports leagues to resume playing.

Chris Hutchinson standing in front of COVID-19 sign

Dr. Chris Hutchinson (MVS '93) is serving on the front line of the COVID-19 pandemic as an emergency room physician at Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak. He shared his first-hand account with

Lee Michaud

Lee Michaud (MVS '90) has been announced as the new president of USA Diving. 

Ariel pic of the Krause building

Dean Lori Ploutz-Snyder gives an update on the measures the school and university are taking to ensure continuity of our students' education and well-being.

Sophia Baur-Waisbord

Sophia Baur-Waisbord (HF '17) is currently earning her master's in Higher Education at Harvard University. We spoke with her about her time in Kinesiology and what she has done after graduation.

Cole Greenspan sitting by a pool.

Sport Management master's student Cole Greenspan currently works as a graduate assistant athletic trainer for the University of Michigan Football team. We spoke with him about his time in Kinesiology.

Josh D'Angelo posing with some of the local Villa Nueva leadership in Michigan attire.

Josh D'Angelo (MVS '10) is the chief operations officer for Move Together, a non-profit providing access to physical rehabilitation services. We caught up with him to talk about his work and time in Kinesiology.