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Online edition of Fall 2016 'On the Move' now available

October 12, 2016

The latest edition of "On the Move," an annual news magazine for alumni and friends of UW-Madison's Department of Kinesiology, is now available online.

The highlights from the Fall 2016 issue include:

Letter from the Chair: Gary Diffee, the Virginia H. Marsh Professor of Kinesiology, explains why he is excited to take on the role of department chair.

Fall 2016 On the Move CoverCover story: A team of researchers from across the department received funding in April through the UW2020 initiative to lead a new Human Exercise Research Core Facility on the UW-Madison campus.

Department news and notes: Check out some noteworthy highlights from the past year.

Research: Lisa Cadmus-Bertram is examining whether coaching support, Fitbits can improve physical activity among cancer survivors.

Faculty spotlight: Dorothy Farrar-Edwards reflects on six years of leading the Department of Kinesiology.

Research: Andrew Winterstein helping lead study looking at the best ways to alter concussion attitudes and behaviors. 

Teaching and learning: UW-Madison's undergraduate anatomy courses are now housed within the Department of Kinesiology.

Alumni updates: Read about all the wonderful things alums from across the Department of Kinesiology have been up to.

A pdf of the Fall 2016 "On the Move" print edition is also available.

The Department of Kinesiology is housed within the School of Education.