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    • 27
    • Oct
Anna Buchanan, Health Promotion graduate student, has designed a program for UK students and young adults as a part of Dr. Mindy Ickes' KHP 609 class - College Health Promotion. The project, useLEX|moveLEX|fitLEX, promotes physical activity by utilizing free resources in and around Lexington, KY. The goal of the project is to help students explore Lexington's natural areas while...
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    • Oct
Campus Recreation is hosting a couple of fun fall activities. Join other students on the Johnson Center Blue Courts to enjoy Pumpkin Painting, Halloween Hip Hop and more on October 3, 2017 at 6:30. Then on October 12, you can be center stage on Kroger Football Field! Come and participate in Yoga in the largest studio in Lexington from 7-8 PM....
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    • Sep
Lexington, Ky. (Sept. 27, 2017) – (From UKNOW) The University of Kentucky's tobacco-free ambassadors are teaming up with American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) and over 20 other leading health organizations to celebrate the first-ever Kick It, Kentucky! week. From...
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    • Sep
Participants in the Tobacco-free Ambassadors Partnership (TAP) project LEXINGTON, Ky. (Sept. 18, 2017) — (From UKNOW) Members of the University of Kentucky’s BREATHE team, representing the UK College of Nursing and UK College of Education’s Department of Kinesiology and Health Promotion, hosted a kickoff for the Tobacco-free Ambassadors Partnership (TAP) project on Sept. 11, in partnership with Hazard High School’s...
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    • Sep
Dr. Walter Thompson, President of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), will present the graduate Exercise Science seminar from 8 to 9 a.m. Friday, Sept. 8 in the University of Kentucky Taylor Education Building auditorium (TEB 158).  His presentation is titled “Signature Programs of ACSM: Exercise is Medicine and the American Fitness Index.” Thompson will also address issues...