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Kinesiology students recognized by American Kinesiology Association with annual awards

Thursday, May 7, 2020

Four kinesiology students have received recognition from the American Kinesiology Association. The scholar awards honor a select number of students whose academic and leadership records are distinctive. The awards are intended to recognize and promote academic excellence, to further the professional competence and dedication of academically accomplished students and to promote kinesiology and its related fields.

Emi Hayashi, senior, was named a 2020 Undergraduate Scholar.
Brady Kurtz, master’s candidate, was named a 2020 Masters Scholar.
Jesse Stein, doctoral candidate, was named a 2020 Doctoral Scholar.
Alec Butenas, doctoral student, received the regional 2020 Graduate Student Writing Award. He was named Honorable Mention at the national level.

The American Kinesiology Association is comprised of more than 140 college and university kinesiology departments and strives to promote the diverse applications and enhance the study of kinesiology.

This article was posted on Thursday, May 7, 2020, and is filed under College News, Kinesiology.