News Archive

Photograph Avelino Amado
May 31, 2017

Kinesiology doctoral student Avelino Amado recently co-authored an Op-Ed piece published in the Boston Globe, outlining the impact of the proposed federal budget cuts to graduate student research—both in the lab and the community.

University of Massachusetts Department of Kinesiology
May 24, 2017

The AKA is made up of kinesiology departments in higher education institutions across the U.S., and its mission is to promote and enhance kinesiology as a field of study.

University of Massachusetts Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences Senior Celebration 2017
May 13, 2017

The SPHHS ceremony recognized its undergraduate Class of 2017.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Kinesiology lecturer Eliza Frechette
May 9, 2017

The award is given annually to honor individual faculty members for their teaching accomplishments.

May 9, 2017

Researchers will measure walking steps during treadmill exercise and during activities performed in daily life.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Kinesiology student Brittany Masteller
May 3, 2017

The award, which is given by the UMass Amherst Libraries, pays the fees for submitting an article to an open access journal.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Kinesiology faculty Brian Umberger
April 19, 2017

He is part of a team working on a project titled “Creation of a 3D motion freezer to understand human and animal locomotion.”

University of Massachusetts Department of Kinesiology Professor and Chair Catrine Tudor-Locke
April 19, 2017

She says “you get the biggest bang for your buck at the low end, or just getting off your couch and getting a few thousand when you used to get close to none.”

April 18, 2017

Throughout the day, 7th and 8th grade students cycled through six stations focused on different aspects of kinesiology.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Kinesiology student Julianna Averill
April 12, 2017

Kinesiology doctoral student Julianna Averill will examine effects of Tai Chi on physical and psychological balance for people with MS.