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Dr. Kwabena MensahRice Kinesiology alumnus Dr. Kwabena Mensah named Principal of the Year
2017-05-31  -  Katy ISD recently announced that McRoberts Elementary Principal Dr. Kwabena Mensah was chosen for Katy ISD’s Region IV Principal Recognition.
Rice inducts new members of Phi Beta KappaRice inducts new members of Phi Beta Kappa
2017-05-13  -  The Rice chapter of Phi Beta Kappa inducted 81 new members at a ceremony May 12, including several Kinesiology majors.
2017 Class of Phi Beta Kappa at Rice2017 Class of Phi Beta Kappa at Rice
2017-05-12  -  Congrats to Kinesiology majors Leah Mikesky, Carmella DeSerto, Katherine Ip, Ariyaneh Nikbin, & Nam Kyung Lee who will be inducted into the Beta of Texas chapter of Phi Beta Kappa!
2017 Kinesiology Graduation Reception2017 Kinesiology Graduation Reception
2017-05-12  -  The department celebrated our 61 graduating seniors across our two programs
Prizes and awards to degree recipientsPrizes and awards to degree recipients
2017-05-11  -  Rice undergraduates, graduate students and recent graduates reaped a number of fellowships, scholarships and awards this year
Summer Classes 2017Summer Classes 2017
2017-03-21  -  Our department will be offering several summer classes for 2017
Lecturer Search 2017Faculty Positions Open
2017-03-06  -  We are currently searching for full time Lecturers
People, Papers, & Presentations-Feb 27, 2017People, Papers, & Presentations
2017-02-27  -  Kinesiology & Rice EMS featured in Rice News
Texas Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine’s annual meetingTexas Chapter of ACSM’s Annual Meeting
2017-02-16  -  Two of our Kinesiology students were honored during the 2017 meeting
Team Next Generation USA named to represent USA in the 2017 Red Bull Youth America’s CupTeam Next Generation USA named to represent USA in the 2017 Red Bull Youth America’s Cup
2017-01-16  -  Kinesiology major Carson Crain (Hanzen '17) & his team will be on the starting line this summer
NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR FALL 2017Rice-UT Public Health Scholars Program
2017-01-13  -  Now accepting applications for Fall 2017. Deadline is Friday, February 3, 2017 at 5:00pm.
Former astronaut Mae Jemison to speak at Rice’s 2017 commencementFormer astronaut Mae Jemison to speak at Rice’s 2017 commencement
2016-12-19  -  Commencement 2017 will be held on Saturday, May 13th
Exploring Human Tolerance for Commercial Space Tourism"Exploring Human Tolerance for Commercial Space Tourism"
2016-11-30  -  Dr. Charles Mathers, MD, MPH (Kinesiology, '02) will give a Frontier Lecture on campus on November 30th, 2016
Homecoming 2016Rice's Homecoming is October 21st and 22nd
2016-10-21  -  Click here for more information on the festivities on campus for Homecoming 2016
REMS Turns 20REMS Turns 20!
2016-10-21  -  On Friday, October 21st, join REMS for an evening of celebration of 20 years
REMS Article-Rice NewsRice EMS to mark 20th anniversary with celebratory gala Oct. 21
2016-10-10  -  Proceeds from all gala ticket and table sales will go toward the establishment of a Rice EMS endowment.  Created by an initial gift from Dr. Mark Escott ‘96, who founded REMS as an undergraduate, the fund seeks to recognize an outstanding graduating REMS senior with an award to be applied to postbaccalaureate medical education.
Rice moves up to No. 15 in US News rankingsRice moves up to No. 15 in US News rankings
2016-09-13  -  Rice University moved up to No. 15 among the best national universities and remained the highest-ranked among universities in Texas in the 2017 edition of U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges” guidebook published today.
Rice ranked No. 1 for happiest studentsRice ranked No. 1 for happiest students and lots of race/class interaction
2016-08-29  -  Click here for the Rice News article
O-Week Schedule 2016O-Week Schedule
2016-08-14  -  Find us at the Natural Sciences Info Sessions & Academic Fair
Rice mourns Professor Emeritus Hally Beth PoindexterRice mourns Professor Emeritus Hally Beth Poindexter
2016-07-21  -  A memorial service is scheduled for 10 a.m. July 22 at the Rice Memorial Chapel
Passing of Professor Emerita PoindexterPassing of Professor Emerita Poindexter
2016-07-19  -  Click here for information on memorial services
2016 Graduation Reception2016 Kinesiology Graduation Reception
2016-05-13  -  The department celebrated our 45 graduating seniors across our two programs
Commencement Info 2016Commencement Information
2016-05-13  -  Click here for details on Rice's graduation activities
Health Sciences major, Laura NicholsonSustainability at Rice
2016-05-12  -  Health Sciences major, Laura Nicholson, and her sister are featured in this month's Sustainability at Rice newsletter.
Meet the 2016-2017 Rice University Student Association OfficersMeet the 2016-2017 Rice University Student Association Officers
2016-05-09  -  Sports Medicine major, Komal Luthra, will serve as the Internal Vice President
Perkins-Rice Science CafeRice Science Cafe
2016-05-03  -  Dr. Perkins will give a lecture on May 3.
2016’s Best & Worst States for Doctors2016’s Best & Worst States for Doctors
2016-04-27  -  Chair Nicholas Iammarino was featured in a WalletHub article about 2016's best and worst states for doctors
Anjali BhatlaRice junior Anjali Bhatla named Truman Scholar
2016-04-25  -  Health Sciences major wins one of the most prestigious and selective scholarships in higher education
Anjali chosen as 2016 Truman ScholarHealth Sciences major Anjali Bhatla chosen as 2016 Truman Scholar
2016-04-21  -  In 2016, the Truman Scholarship Foundation selected 54 outstanding college students from around the country as new Truman Scholars
Helicopter to land at stadium as part of April 16 REMS training dayREMS Training Day April 16
2016-04-16  -  Helicopter to land at stadium as part of training day
TACSM Lecture Series will be coming to RiceSave the Date
2016-04-07  -  TACSM Lecture Series will be coming to Rice on April 7
Rice junior Carson Crain to participate in Olympic windsurfing trialsRice junior Carson Crain to participate in Olympic windsurfing trials
2016-03-14  -  Sports Medicine major hopes to compete in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro
Summer Classes 2016Registration for Summer Courses is Open
2016-03-14  -  The KINE Dept will be offering a few summer courses, including Human Physiology
Rice in the TACSM Student Bowl2016 TACSM Student Bowl
2016-03-03  -  Four Sports Medicine majors represented Rice at the annual student bowl competition
Jones 2nd Book"Medical Language Accelerated"
2016-02-12  -  Kinesiology Lecturer Steven Jones' 2nd textbook (co-authored) was published on February 12, 2016
Texas Two Step-REMSTexas Two Step
2016-01-25  -  Rice EMS to participate in free hands-only CPR training event
Rice UT Public Health Scholars ProgramRice-UT Public Health Scholars Program
2015-12-03  -  Now accepting applications for Fall 2016. Deadline is January 29, 2016.
Ortiz Elected FellowOrtiz Elected Fellow
2015-11-20  -  Adjunct Associate Professor Alexis Ortiz has been elected as a Fellow of the American College of Sport Medicine
Thanksgiving should be crowned America’s national ‘Cheat Day’Thanksgiving should be crowned America’s national ‘Cheat Day’
2015-11-10  -  Lecturer and Nutritionist Roberta Anding weighs in on Thanksgiving meals
2015 Hall of Fame Honorees2015 Rice Athletics Hall of Fame Honorees
2015-10-23  -  Congrats to Professors Emeritae Dr. Lee & Dr. Poindexter on being 2015 Hall of Fame Honorees!
Avoiding the Freshman 15Avoiding the Freshman 15
2015-09-23  -  News story with our Nutrition Lecturer Roberta Anding, M.S., R.D./L.D., C.D.E., C.S.S.D.
Rice, UTHealth offer Health Scholars ProgramRice, UTHealth offer Health Scholars Program
2015-08-31  -  Rice students can earn master’s in public health in one additional year
Anding Elected FellowAnding Elected Fellow
2015-08-15  -  Lecturer Roberta Anding has been elected as a Fellow of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Rice ranked No. 1 for best quality of life and racial interactionRice ranked No. 1 for best quality of life and racial interaction
2015-08-03  -  Rice University has two No. 1 spots in the 2016 edition of the Princeton Review’s “The Best 380 Colleges”: Best quality of life and lots of race/class interaction.
Claire UkeRecord-breaker: Claire Uke
2015-07-20  -   "My dream career is to be an orthopedic surgeon." 
8 Rice majors among top 20 in 2015 College Factual rankings8 Rice majors among top 20 in 2015 College Factual rankings
2015-06-22  -  Kinesiology is one of the ranked undergraduate programs
Rice lecturer proves her mettleRice lecturer proves her mettle
2015-06-05  -  Liette Ocker was a living lesson as she trained for successful Ironman
2015 Kinesiology Graduation Reception2015 Kinesiology Graduation Reception
2015-05-15  -  The department celebrated all of our 53 graduating seniors across our two programs
Rice-UT Public Health Scholars ProgramRice-UT Public Health Scholars Program
2015-04-08  -  Applications are now being accepted for Fall 2015
Adam Griffin Zeff FellowshipAdam Griffin Awarded Travel Fellowship
2015-03-27  -  Sports Medicine senior awarded the Zeff Fellowship, which will enable him to travel to South Africa, Australia, India and Japan to study mind-body healing practices around the world
Rice EMS Honored for ExcellenceRice EMS Honored for Excellence
2015-03-09  -  REMS was recognized with 3 awards at National Collegiate EMS Foundation’s annual conference, including Collegiate EMS Advisor of the Year for Lisa Basgall
Nutrition 101: Smart eating in collegeHouston Chronicle Article
2015-02-17  -  Kinesiology faculty member Roberta Anding weighs in on "Nutrition 101: Smart eating in college"
2014 REMS Report2014 REMS Annual Report
2015-01-30  -  The report highlights all of the great things that happened over the year, including the national service awards.
New Faculty WelcomeWelcome to Our New Faculty
2015-01-12  -  We have three new faculty members who will be teaching courses this spring semester--Dr. Ocker, Dr. Wilson, & Dr. Jones.
Lance Berkman Returns to RiceThe "Houston Chronicle" Highlights Lance Berkman's Return to Finish his Kinesiology Degree
2014-10-10  -  Click here to check out the article
Rice EMS recognized as the 2014 Impact Volunteer EMS Service of the YearRice EMS Wins National Service Award
2014-09-17  -  2014 Impact Volunteer EMS Service of the Year
Kinesiology Department Alumna and Former Faculty Member Wins FulbrightKinesiology Department Alumna and Former Faculty Member Wins Fulbright
2014-08-04  -  Felicia Cavallini ’84 received a Fulbright Scholar grant to do research in Canada for a semester this fall
2014 Kinesiology Department Graduation Reception2014 Kinesiology Graduation Reception
2014-05-16  -  The Kinesiology Department celebrated all of our 47 graduating seniors across our two programs
Acclaimed UT chemist named dean of natural sciences at RiceDean Peter Rossky
2014-05-09  -  Acclaimed UT chemist named dean of natural sciences at Rice
Rice senior Sevith Rao founded the Indian Heart Association to target the cardiac disease epidemic among South AsiansSevith Rao
2014-04-11  -  Rice senior Sevith Rao founded the Indian Heart Association to target the cardiac disease epidemic among South Asians.
TSOPHE Conference 20142014 Texas Society for Public Health Education Conference
2014-02-27  -  MD Anderson Cancer Center to host the conference on February 27-28, 2014
Rice Science CafeRice Science Cafe
2014-01-07  -  Kinesiology Lecturer Roberta Anding, M.S., R.D./L.D., C.D.E., C.S.S.D. will be presenting "Dietary Supplements-The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly" on January 7.
Semester at SeaSemester at Sea
2013-12-20  -  Kinesiology Chair Professor Iammarino served as the Executive Dean of the 2013 Semester at Sea voyage.
Health Sciences Majors LunchHealth Sciences Majors Lunch
2013-11-21  -  On Thursday, November 21, join other Rice Health Sciences majors for lunch at Duncan
Alumni Open House EventAlumni Open House Event
2013-11-15  -  The Kinesiology Department participated in the Wiess School of Natural Sciences Alumni Open House event on Friday, November 15
Homecoming 2013Wiess School of Natural Sciences Alumni Open House
2013-11-15  -  On Friday, November 15, 2013, 
the school will hold its annual Open House
 for alumni
Texas Society for Public Health EducationTexas Society for Public Health Education Conference
2013-10-10  -  The conference will be held on October 10-11, 2013 at MD Anderson
Kinesiology Dept Q&AKinesiology Welcome Back Social
2013-09-06  -  Department to hold a Kinesiology majors-only Welcome Back Social with Q&A session
Department MoveKinesiology Moves to Wiess School of Natural Sciences
2013-07-01  -  Sports Medicine and Health Sciences will now be a part of Natural Sciences
Recent Rice Kinesiology Graduate Wins Fulbright ScholarshipFulbright Award
2013-07-01  -  Recent Rice Kinesiology Graduate Amanda Gutierrez Wins Fulbright Scholarship
2013 Hermance Winners2013 Hermance Award Winners
2013-05-10  -  Congrats to Mia Zheng, Jarvis Sam, and Benjamin Kwan
Kinesiology Graduation Reception 20132013 Kinesiology Department Graduation Reception
2013-05-10  -  The Kinesiology Department celebrated our 50 plus graduating seniors at a special reception on May 10
13th Annual Health Services and Outcomes Research Conference13th Annual Health Services and Outcomes Research Conference
2012-12-13  -  Dan Li and Dr. Weinberg’s collaborative abstract project has been accepted for a poster presentation at the 13th Annual Health Services and Outcomes Research Conference
2012 TAHPERD Award Dinner2012 TAHPERD Awards Dinner
2012-11-30  -  Two of the Kinesiology Department faculty were recognized and presented with awards at the TAHPERD Awards Dinner on Friday, November 30
CentennialRice Celebrates 100
2012-10-12  -  Rice University celebrates turning 100 with a Centennial Celebration 
Pat Thornton BookBook Celebration for the late Dr Patrick K. Thornton
2012-09-27  -  On Thursday, September 27, 2012, a Book Celebration was held to honor the late Dr Patrick K. Thornton and to celebrate the release his new book entitled “Legal Decisions That Shaped Modern Baseball”.
Armin Weinberg C-Change AwardArmin Weinberg, Ph.D.
 -  Recipient of the 2013 C-Change George H.W. & Barbara Bush Collaboration Award
Mia Zheng PublishedMia Zheng
Alumna  -  Health Sciences alumna Mia Zheng ’13 recently had her first manuscript published

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