Speakers announced for Kinesiology colloquium series

The Penn State Department of Kinesiology has announced speakers for this fall's edition of their 590 Colloquium Course.

-- Katherine Hall of the Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, will be speaking from 4:15 to 5:15 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 25 in Room 127 Noll Laboratory. Her talk will be titled "Trajectories of Health and Physical Activity in Older Veterans." For more information, contact Kristy Boob at 814-863-0847 or kinesgrad@psu.edu.

-- Paul Dizio, associate professor of psychology in the Volen Center for Complex Systems Human Spatial Orientation and Motor Control at Brandeis University, will be speaking from 4:15 to 5:15 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29, in Room 127 of the Noll Laboratory. His talk will be titled “Reaching Movements during Whole-body Rotation.” For more information, contact Kristy Boob at 814-863-0847 or kinesgrad@psu.edu.

-- Pope Moseley, chairman of the Department of Internal Medicine and Regents’ Professor at the University of New Mexico will be speaking from 4:15 to 5:15 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 20, in Room 127 Noll Laboratory. His talk will be titled "Exercise and inflammation: Insights from the Heat Shock Proteins.” For more information, contact Kristy Boob at 814-863-0847 or kinesgrad@psu.edu.

-- Peter Lindsay, associate professor in the Department of Political Science at Georgia State University, will be speaking from 4:15 to 5:15 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 3, in Room 127 of the Noll Laboratory. His talk will be titled "Representing Redskins: The Ethics of Native American Team Names" will be held in 127 Noll Lab from 4:15 to 5:15 p.m. For more information, contact Kristy Boob at 814-863-0847 or kinesgrad@psu.edu.

Last Updated September 13, 2011