News archive - 2013

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Waterloo celebrates 40th anniversary of Kinesiology Lab Days

More than 1,300 high school students from across Ontario will participate in the University of Waterloo’s annual Kinesiology Lab Days event running from December 4 to 13.
The Department of Kinesiology within the Faculty of Applied Health Sciences
Monday, October 28, 2013

PhD student wins award at national ergonomics conference

Pictured left to right: Brenda Mallat, President of ACE; Diana DeCarvalho; and Dr. Katherine Trask, Student Award Committee Chair.

Saturday, June 8, 2013

Richard Hughson examines possible links between Hadfield space research and seniors' health in discussion with The Record

Since the sedentary nature of life in space is in many ways akin to accelerated aging, including muscle loss and diminished bone density, Hughson believes astronauts may provide answers about the elderly.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Richard Hughson and team enroute to meet Chris Hadfield for post-flight testing

Kinesiology professor Richard Hughson and his team are enroute to Houston's Johnson Space Center to greet their latest research subject, Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield, following his 5 month mission on the International Space Station.