Kinesiology and Health Education News

UT Austin Sport Management Program Preps for Inaugural Austin FC Season

April 12, 2021

The Sport Management program partners with Austin FC for the launch of their inaugural season

The Future of Sports is Focus of Inaugural National Conference at UT Austin on April 12, 14, 15

April 8, 2021

Playing the Long Game debuts with 2021 Clyde Littlefield Memorial Lecture featuring former NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue

The College of Education Mourns the Loss of Steven E. Kornguth

Sept. 25, 2020

On September 21, the College of Education lost a beloved colleague, faculty member, and friend. Steven E. Kornguth was a senior research fellow in the Department of Kinesiology and Health Education.

Matt Bowers Selected for President's Council on Sports, Fitness, and Nutrition Science Board

Jan. 7, 2020

While serving on The Science Board, Bowers will support the implementation and communication of the National Youth Sports Strategy.

Mary Steinhardt Receives $3.3 Million Grant from the National Institutes of Health

Oct. 4, 2019

The project provides resources to African Americans to manage their daily demands of type 2 diabetes.

Kinesiology and Health Education Faculty Member Receives $1.2 Million Grant from NIAAA

Oct. 1, 2019

Miguel Pinedo's project will address gaps in our understanding of barriers that prevent people from seeking and receiving appropriate care for alcohol use disorders.

Kinesiology and Health Education New Faculty 2019

Sept. 4, 2019

This year, the Department of Kinesiology and Health Education is joined by Hao-Yuan Hsiao and Galia Tzvetkov.

E-Cigarette Ads Increase Likelihood of Teen and Young Adult Vaping

Aug. 27, 2019

Researchers found that those who remembered seeing in-store and TV e-cigarette marketing were significantly more likely to begin using e-cigarettes up to 2.5 years later.

Matt Bowers: Do Kids Benefit from Recess?

Aug. 25, 2019

Does recess have long-term benefits for kids? Learn why Assistant Professor Matt Bowers says yes.

Sport Management Creates Unique Partnership with Austin FC

Aug. 20, 2019

Students in the sport management program help to grow Austin FC's community presence in Austin through internships and in-class projects.