The Lion's Roar

Kinesiology offers futures through employment

Students in the Department of Kinesiology and Health Studies can find career exploration opportunities both in and out of the classroom. One of the department's activities for National Health Education Week involved informing students about sugar intake, alcohol consumption, self-examinations for breasts, testicular cancer and more.

Jacob Summerville, Opinions Editor

May 13, 2019

Careers can be built through the promotion of fitness, whether it is through human anatomy or floor planning. With six concentrations, the Department of Kinesiology and Health Studies offers internships and career preparation from the field of physical therapy to sports management. Daniel Toups, an in...

Physical inactivity: A decline in athletics

Recent studies show a decrease in the number of youths who participate in sports. Decline in physical activity degrades personal health and also impacts the national economy.

Prakriti Adhikari, Staff Reporter

September 27, 2018

Physical activity is a vital component in maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Involvement in activities help body organs function well and help reduce health problems. Playing sports for a team or just for fun not only benefits personal health but also impacts the nation’s development in the long run. The...