Professor Abbey Thomas-Fenwick Quoted in New York Times
September 12, 2017
Rest and recovery are key, but injuries shouldn't turn you into a couch potato. Kinesiology professor Abbey Thomas talks rehabilitation with The New York Times in this article on sports injuries and arthritis in joints.
Dean's Duo: Welcome Back
August 21, 2017
1) Although it is always with mixed emotions that I acknowledge the end of summer, I could not be more excited about another amazing beginning to what I know will be a memorable and productive academic year here in the College of Health and Human Services. I am so pleased to welcome the...
Kinesiology Students Thrive as Charlotte Research Scholars
August 9, 2017
Engaging summer opportunities are an important part of the educational experience at the College of Health and Human Services, and help students prepare for successful careers in their respective fields. The Charlotte Research Scholars program is one among many summer experiences...
VIDEO: CHHS Program Provides Health Risk Screenings to Hundreds
May 22, 2017
by: Amanda O'Hara
On the campus of UNC Charlotte in North Carolina, a health risk assessment program is not only researching health patterns and a person's health risks, but providing health numbers to people within minutes.
It's considered a hidden gem on the campus, but the...
A Spring Break to Remember in Nicaragua
May 4, 2017
A group of UNC Charlotte students took part in a spring break to write home about this year, but not for the reasons you might expect. The group, hailing from pre-health, pre-business, international studies and English as a second language programs, joined collegians from across the...
49er Perspective: Respiratory Therapy Student Dean Van Hart
April 25, 2017
49er Perspective tells the story of the College of Health and Human Services through the eyes of our students.
by: BSRT student Dean VanHart
I have worked my way through life, and started my educational journey by working while taking classes, both full-time, to receive my Associates Degree...
Senior Kinesiology Major Named Student Employee of the Year
April 13, 2017
Student Employee of the Year Stacey Myers plans to put her work experience with Recreational Services to use as a graduate assistant this fall.
A student in the Department of Kinesiology, Myers is scheduled to graduate in May, after which she will oversee personal fitness at the...
Dr. Jane Neese Promoted to Senior Associate Dean
February 8, 2017
The UNC Charlotte College of Health and Human Services is pleased to announce that Dr. Jane Neese, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, has been promoted to Senior Associate Dean for the College.
In her expanded role, Neese, who has served as an associate dean since 2002, will continue to...