Are you interested in teaching physical and health education? Western Michigan University’s Department of Human Performance and Health Education is introducing a new combined dual major in Fall 2018. 

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Young health wellness ambassadors are helping families in the community - Aug. 13

Cheatham appointed associate provost for budget and personnel - June 22

The quiet ascent of Cody Piechocki, head baseball coach of KVCC and the Kalamazoo Growlers - June 21

HPHE honors alumni for 17th year - April 18

Richard F. Raklovits, associate professor emeritus of Health, Physical Education and Recreation, passes away - Feb. 5

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