Cushing Coliseum basketball games among fondest memories for Carleen Jurgensen; Retiring after 45 years

Carleen Jurgensen Job Title: Office associate, Kinesiology and Sport Sciences Department Years at UNK: 45 Family:…

Fitness Motivation: Matt Bice examines physical activity as a behavior, lifestyle

By TODD GOTTULA Fitness tracking devices are exploding in popularity. Nike Fuelband. Fitbit Flex. Jawbone Up.…

UNK Wellness Center sees increase in use six months after opening

By SARA GIBONEYUNK Communications KEARNEY – More students, faculty and staff are working out thanks to…

New athletic training classroom, lab at UNK opens

By SARA GIBONEYUNK Communications KEARNEY – A new classroom and laboratory will create a better learning…

Expanded wellness lab will enhance UNK teaching, research

By SARA GIBONEYUNK Communications KEARNEY – Kate Heelan remembers teaching several exercise science labs on bleachers…

New Wellness Center showcases growing health, exercise science programs

Editor’s note: This is the first story in a three-part series highlighting the new Wellness Center…