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King Lab Team wins 2015 Sociology of Sport Journal Article Award

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November News 2015 - From the King Socio-Cultural Studies Lab

Former SKHS MA student, Matthew Hawzen, won the 2015 Barbara Brown Student Paper Award from the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport for work based on his MA thesis on Tim Tebow.

Dr. Elaine Power and the fight against hunger

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Dr. Elaine Power, Associate Professor in the School of Kinesiology & Health Studies at Queen’s University speaks about the fight against hunger at the SPUR Festival in Ottawa ON on 07 November 2015.  Dr. Power says:  “An adequate basic income guarantee would mean the end of hunger and then food banks could be closed forever.”

Erica Phipps, SKHS PhD Student is recipient of 2015 Vanier Scholarship

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Erica Phipps, School of Kinesiology and Health Studies PhD student, is in the Queen’s Gazette this week as one of 6 New Vanier Scholars.  Ms. Phipps’ graduate supervisor, Dr. Jeffrey Masuda says:  "We at SKHS are exceptionally fortunate to have Erica Phipps join our PhD program and the Centre for Environmental Health Equity.

Jean Côté debates the question "Should we eliminate score-keeping from youth sports?"

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Dr. Jean Côté, SKHS Professor in Sport Psychology, participates to InformedDebate article in Costco Connection regarding the recent practice wherein many Canadian soccer associations stopped keeping score for youth matches.  Some people want scorekeeping eliminated from all youth sports.

Dr. Elaine Power says "basic income guarantee would lessen poverty"

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Opinion Column  - Kingston Whig Standard (snipped)           KingstonFoodbankJun2015

Basic income guarantee would lessen poverty   - says Dr. Elaine Power

HLTH 415 Students In The News - Health initiatives for a healthy community

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Healthy initiatives for a healthy community

Tuesday April 28, 2015 (snipped) By Rosie Hales, Communications Officer

Walk With Your Doc Event - HUGE Success

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The SKHS Exercise Is Medicine team hosted the

Walk With Your Doc event the weekend of 09 May 2015.

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It was a HUGE success. We had about 30 people from the Kingston community in total come out - faces we haven't seen before!

We had about 5-7 physicians come as well. One woman asked her doctorto go and they came together which was great to see.

Alyssa Fenuta, PhD Candidate in SKHS participating in ParaPanAm Torch Relay 03 Aug 2015

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Ian Janssen, 2nd Annual Heart and Stroke Foundation Lecture Series 13 Apr 2015

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CLICK here for details on Dr. Ian Janssen's presentation - outdoor play keeps the doctor away scheduled for MONDAY 13 April 2015 at 4:30 pm at the Queen's Medicine Building, 15 Arch Street, Queen's Campus.

Exercise, Prescribed - KNPE 463 student-developed initiatives have real-world benefits

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