Human Kinetics

Doug Ford seated at steering wheel before screens simulating roadStudents look on as Ontario premier Doug Ford tries out an automotive simulator in the CHARGE lab Friday during a tour of the Centre for Engineering Innovation.

Campus attracts official visitors

Ontario premier Doug Ford and universities minister Jill Dunlop visited campus last week.

woman secures blood pressure cuff to student armKinesiology professor Adriana Duquette (right) demonstrates the use of a sphygmomanometer on Vincent Massey Secondary School student Nour Boussi during the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry Discovery Healthcare camp.

Aspiring physicians visit Faculty of Human Kinetics as part of summer camp

High school students aspiring to become physicians toured the Faculty of Human Kinetics last week.
screen shot of the cast of the talk show The ViewPanellists on the U.S. morning talk show “The View” discuss a study by researchers from the Community Health, Environment and Wellness lab in the Faculty of Human Kinetics.

Social media study garnering international media attention

A study “Sex or social media? The sacrifices we’re willing to make to stay online” published July 10 in the Conversation is gaining international media attention for the UWindsor researchers involved.

Kinesiology students pose with professor Dave AndrewsDave Andrews worked with a group of kinesiology students to design new lab activities for his courses in functional anatomy. In addition to having a paper published in the International Journal for Students as Partners, they presented their work at the annual conference of the Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education.

Revamping lab activities a creative endeavour, say kinesiology students

Students partnered with professor Dave Andrews to find more engaging and meaningful activities for his courses in functional anatomy.