By Patty Wellborn on June 27, 2011
Frailty and inability to complete daily chores a risk for those who are inactive.
By Patty Wellborn on June 10, 2011
Three Convocation ceremonies were held at the UBC's Okanagan campus June 10, wrapping up an historic two days of conferring degrees and awards.
By Jody Jacob on May 6, 2011
This June, the Human Kinetics program at UBC's Okanagan campus will graduate its first cohort of students.
By Bud Mortenson on April 27, 2011
UBC Human Kinetics Assistant Professor Neil Eves and Master of Science student Graeme Koelwyn are conducting research that examines...
By Bud Mortenson on April 21, 2011
According to the Canadian Physical Activity Guidelines, to achieve health benefits, adults aged 18 to 64 should accumulate at least 150 minutes of aerobic physical activity per week. But is there a way for the average adult to achieve the same health benefits in less time while increasing their enjoyment of exercise? This is the […]
By Jody Jacob on March 16, 2011
Chris Willie, a Human Kinetics PhD student at UBC's Okanagan campus, is the principal author of a new study soon to appear in one of the world's top clinical journals, Hypertension.
By Jody Jacob on November 30, 2010
Chandler Proch, a first-year human kinetics student at UBC's Okanagan campus, is the recipient of the second annual Capri Insurance Athletics Entrance Scholarship.
By Jody Jacob on November 10, 2010
UBC Human Kinetics students are out in the community getting hands-on work experience by volunteering their skills to various organizations in the Okanagan.
By Jody Jacob on October 26, 2010
Phil Ainslie, Associate Professor of Human Kinetics at UBC's Okanagan campus, has received the Young Investigator Award from the Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology (CSEP).
By Jody Jacob on September 24, 2010
Now in its fourth academic year, the Human Kinetics program at UBC's Okanagan campus is expanding with four new faculty members to meet the needs of its rapidly growing student population. Student numbers have increased steadily since the program's inception in 2007. The first class, which will graduate June 2011, began with 65 students. This […]