Department of Kinesiology

School of Health and Human Sciences

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Congratulations to Andrew Cage,  who was recently named Head Athletic Trainer of the Year for NCAA Division III by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association Intercollegiate Council for Sports Medicine.   Andrew, current EdD in KIN student and a health and kinesiology instructor at UT-Tyler, was voted by his peers for this award.  From all of us […]

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On April 15, 2018, KIN Doctoral student, Yubing Wang (Curriculum and Instruction) not only presented at the 2018 American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Meeting  in New York City but came back home with the Larry Locke Graduate Student Research Award!  His presentation and award are for his work on “Three-year trajectory of interest in learning […]

On March 14th, 2018 Kana Thompson opened an email from Dr. Kelly Burke, Vice Provost for Graduate Education, stating that she had been selected as the 2017-2018 Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant from the School of Health and Human Sciences. In addition to this well deserved honor Kana will be awarded a small monetary prize going […]

If you are like most people, the idea of earning a doctorate while maintaining a busy career and family life may seem like a far-fetched notion. Students and faculty from UNC Greensboro’s online Doctor of Education in Kinesiology (EdD in KIN) are proving it’s not. Later this month at the 2018 SHAPE America National Convention & Expo […]

Congratulations to current EdD in KIN Online Student, Amanda Durall, who recently received the Quality Matters Certification! Amanda, lecturer at The University of Tennessee Chattanooga, learned about QM during the Summer 17 semester, as part of her Practicum course in the EdD program. Quality Matters is a non-profit, quality assurance process that aims to improve […]

The EdD in KIN’s own Dr. Diane Gill is one of the Organizing members of the UNCG Association of Retired Faculty – thanks to helping to get this launched. Of course we hope you don’t retire anytime soon. For more details about the organization, read the story at

Ted Monnich, is not your typical student. For one, he brings a wealth of experience with him—ranging from art curator, to music lecturer, to being a renowned expert in elite performance, particularly with hockey goalies. He claims to have always been a passionate person, which would explain why, in the first two weeks of school, […]