On behalf of the Dept. of Kinesiology & Physical Education, Congratulations to all our 2022 Master's and Doctoral Graduates!

Read more about our Master's and Doctoral Graduates >>

Classified as: KPE, Graduation and Convocation
Published on: 26 Oct 2022

Congratulations to the McGill Faculty of Education's Fall 2022 Graduates!

Watch the livestream of the Fall 2022 Convocation Ceremony.

For more information on Convocation, visit McGill's Graduation and Convocation website.

Published on: 26 Oct 2022

The beginning of the fall semester is a busy time for graduate students, both at the Masters and Doctoral levels. Scholarship and award application deadlines, from provincial and federal governing bodies, are placed throughout the semester, beginning as early as the end of September until the start of December. While these application packages can seem intimating, especially for first time applicants, there are some helpful tips that can guide applicants.

Published on: 19 Oct 2022

Taking place on October 16 each year, World Spine Day highlights the importance of spinal health and well-being, as well as recognizing the burden of spinal pain and disability around the world. KPE’s Olivia Pastore, 3rd year PhD Candidate in the Theories and Interventions in Exercise and Health Psychology (TIE) laboratory, says that this day is important to recognize as an estimated one billion people worldwide suffer from spinal pain.

Published on: 17 Oct 2022

‘Make mental health & well-being for all a global priority’ is this year’s World Mental Health Day’s (October 10th) main message. While the pandemic has, and continues to, take a toll on our mental health, it is of even greater importance to recognize this day and to seek any opportunity to re-kindle our efforts to protect and improve mental health.

Published on: 11 Oct 2022

Fitness Access McGill (FAM) Application Form

Published on: 7 Oct 2022

On Orange Shirt Day/National Truth and Reconciliation Day, September 30, McGill Faculty of Education held its fourth annual Skátne Entewathahíta / We Will Walk Together event.

Published on: 5 Oct 2022

The Biomechanics of Occupations and Sports Lab members, supervised by Dr. Julie Côté, KPE, recently presented their Ph.D. research at international conferences! Each member who attended was awarded a Canadian Musculoskeletal Rehab Research Network 2022 Trainee Travel Award. Matthew Slopecki was also awarded a Canadian Society of Biomechanics Travel Award.

Erika Renda, Ph.D. Candidate

Published on: 4 Oct 2022

The Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education would like to congratulate our PhD students Siobhan Henderson, Matthew Slopecki, Rachelle Aucoin, Tayah Liska, Olivia Pastore, and Master’s students Ada Sevinc, Frédérike Parent-L’Ecuyer for winning Fonds de Recherche training awards to support their graduate research.

FRQS Fellowship

Classified as: KPE
Published on: 19 Sep 2022

Congratulations to our 2022-23 Cooke Fellowship in Physical Education Award recipient Amanda Duguay and McGill International Research Master's Student Award (MIRMA) recipient, Kerrigan Sunday!

Cooke Fellowship in Physical Education Award recipient Amanda DuguayAmanda Duguay

Classified as: KPE
Published on: 19 Sep 2022

Congratulations to KPE's Angela Cipriano for winning the Arthur and Lorna Henry Prize awarded by the Faculty of Education's Committee on Student Affairs.

Angela is a 4th year student in Physical and Health Education.

Published on: 16 Sep 2022

Congratulations to our Master's students for being awarded the prestigious Canada Graduate Scholarship this year!

Classified as: KPE, Charlab
Published on: 9 Sep 2022

Muscle discovery may lead to better drugs

The smallest constituents of muscles, myosin and actin, may be targeted to contribute to more effective treatment methods against heart and muscle diseases, say a group of international researchers at McGill University and Linnaeus University.

Published on: 9 Sep 2022

Get the latest news and coverage on the Sylvan Adams Sports Science Institute (SASSI) announcement event, that took place on August 31, 2022:

Published on: 1 Sep 2022

A $29-million gift from Quebec-born entrepreneur Sylvan Adams will launch an exciting venture for McGill’s Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education in the Faculty of Education, ushering in a new era of world-leading research and discovery in sports science, with the long-term goal of improving elite human performance, and promoting healthier living across the human lifespan.

Published on: 31 Aug 2022


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