Spring/Summer 2016 E-News

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Meet the Class of 2016

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AHS celebrated the more than 700 students who earned bachelor’s, master’s, and Ph.D. degrees in December and May in convocation ceremonies on May 14, 2016. Meet some of the graduates who attended.

Santos Named Director of EUC

Dr. Carla Santos

Dr. Carla Santos of the Department of Recreation, Sport and Tourism has been named the director of the European Union Center. Learn more.

Faculty/Staff Awards

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AHS faculty and staff received national, campus, and college awards. See the recipients here.


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Chittenden Symposium Examines Health, Technology, and Aging

Ryan Gruenenfelder

The Center on Health, Aging, and Disability co-hosted the 2016 Chittenden Symposium on April 26 to discuss aging and age-friendly communities. Read more.

Kinesiology PhD Program Ranked #1


The National Academy of Kinesiology has identified the doctoral program in Kinesiology as #1 in the nation. Read more.

Student Awards


The instructional and service units of the College of Applied Health Sciences honored more than 120 students this year with scholarships, fellowships, and awards. Meet our honorees.