School of Human Kinetics and Recreation News
Like many graduates, Ms. Rancourt is reflecting during convocation on the years completing her degree; on what contributed to her success; and on what lessons are worth sharing with new students.
Memorial University student and public activist, Ms. Gemma HIckey hopes to encourage others to integrate physical fitness and healthier food into their lifestyle in order to combat mental illness. After her own training this past year for her cross island Hope Walk which departs Port aux Basques in July, Ms. Hickey has seen the physical and mental benefits of a more active lifestyle.
On Friday, May 15, 2015 the School of Human Kinetics and Recreation had the opportunity to recognize the establishment of the Matt and Maud Foster Bursary. This will be an annual bursary for a varsity soccer player.
Tracy Bannier's dedication to hard work paid off when she was called to the Newfoundland and Labrador bar in February 2015 and is the first alumni with the School of Human Kinetics and Recreation (HKR) known to have followed this career path.
With the overall goal of improving the health and wellness of the people of Newfoundland and Labrador, HKR Dean Dr. Heather Carnahan shares the faculty’s vision for growing research and making a global impact.
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