Kinesiology Research

Physical education requirements continue to decline at colleges and universities

Kinesiology professor Brad Cardinal shares research on physical education requirements

Features Kinesiology Research Students

College mentorship program propels students to win research award and highlights importance of physical education

CPHHS students collaborated on a study focusing on physical education requirements that led them to winning an award and getting their research published.

News Research

Study finds university recreation programs severely lacking in disability-inclusive language, images

Thirty years after the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act, universities still have a long way to go toward making their campus recreation programs accessible and inclusive to people with disabilities, a new Oregon State University study found. The study, published Thursday in the Journal of Kinesiology and Wellness, analyzed the language and official statements […]

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Online exercise advice rarely aligns with national physical activity guidelines, study finds

Whether for convenience, cost or comfort, many people look to online resources for fitness and exercise information — especially when faced with fitness center and gym closures during the COVID-19 pandemic. Unfortunately, most internet-based recommendations for physical activity don’t match up with the guidelines supported by national health organizations, a recent study from Oregon State […]

Kinesiology Kudos

Brad Cardinal awarded for outstanding contributions

During a recent professional trip to Thailand, Professor Brad Cardinal was recognized by the International Federation of Physical Education, Fitness and Sports Science Association (India) with an “Award of Honour” for his outstanding contributions to the field of physical education, sports science and sports and for his excellence as a keynote speaker. He also was recognized with […]


Keynote speaker at 2019 IPEIC

Professor Brad Cardinal will be the keynote speaker at the upcoming IPEIC 2019 Institute of Physical Education International Conference in Bangkok, Thailand.