School of Human Kinetics and Recreation News
Every year, breast cancer survivors and their friends and families take part in a very old, and very therapeutic event. They race dragon boats. For the past three years one of those survivors, HKR’s Marie Hickey, has been part of the Avalon Dragons.
A Memorial alumna, Dr. Karen Murphy is no stranger to varsity sport. From 1996-2000 Dr. Murphy was head coach of Memorial’s women’s volleyball team and still serves as an assistant coach and a sport psychology consultant to the Sea-Hawks team.
Two graduate students are getting some not-so-typical experience this year. Nicole Bishop and Katie Aylward are kinesiology masters students who are interning with the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) in Houston, Texas.