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...
Donation Boosts CHHS Health Outreach at Charlotte Community Center
December 21, 2016
The UNC Charlotte College of Health and Human Services is elevating ongoing efforts to address health disparities in the area following a $44,000 donation from Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina. The donation will fund an on-site graduate assistant, health risk screenings, and exercise...
CHHS Names Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies
December 6, 2016
The College of Health and Human Services has named Dr. Susan Sell the Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies.
Sell’s tenure follows a one-year stint as Interim Chair of the Department of Public Health Sciences. In her new position, Sell will work to increase research and student funding...
Kinesiology Lecturer, Baseball Expert Jeff Barto Talks America's Pastime
November 9, 2016
As baseball grows in popularity in the U.S. and abroad, so will the challenges for those in the industry. WalletHub.com asked a panel of sports experts, including baseball historian and UNC Charlotte Department of Kinesiology Lecturer Jeff Barto, to weigh in on those issues and share...