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Articles for: Exercise Science Programs

Eggy benefits

May 9, 2018
UGA researchers to determine if egg consumption can improve bone strength and cognitive function in children.

$3.3 million grant to help children stay active with virtual reality

February 1, 2018
Thanks to a five-year grant from the National Institutes of Health, an interdisciplinary team of UGA researchers will introduce a new virtual reality system to help promote physical activity among children ages 6 to 10 year olds.

Amazing Student: Cory Amick

October 10, 2017
As an Army ROTC cadet and student ambassador for the College of Education, Cory Amick is learning firsthand the leadership skills that will take him into service for our country.

Modlesky appointed as Georgia Athletic Association Professor in Kinesiology

September 26, 2017
Christopher Modlesky, a professor in the department of kinesiology, was recently named the Georgia Athletic Association Professor in Kinesiology by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia.

New patent perfects muscle mitochondria test for diseased populations

September 7, 2017
Professor Kevin McCully's device makes it easier to diagnose and treat problems such as fatigue, muscle weakness, peripheral vascular disease and heart failure.

Kinesiology professor recognized for work with undergraduate research

March 30, 2017
Kevin McCully will be honored by CURO in April for his research mentorship and commitment to students.

Cris Escalera: 'Education can change your life'

August 1, 2016
The senior exercise and sport science major created a community health fair and works in the Biomechanics Research Lab.

Study finds childhood fitness reduces long-term cardiovascular risks of childhood obesity

May 31, 2016
A new study from a group of international researchers has identified a potentially effective tool to reduce the long-term health risks of childhood obesity: aerobic exercise.

Three students receive UGA's Presidential Award of Excellence

May 23, 2016
Three undergraduate students in the University of Georgia College of Education were honored with the UGA Presidential Award of Excellence for their outstanding academic achievements.

Three students inducted into UGA's Arch Society

May 11, 2016
Named after the most prominent symbol of the university, members of the Arch Society provide service to the University of Georgia as official hosts and goodwill ambassadors.