National Association for Kinesiology in Higher Education

Where Scholars Come to Lead


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The mission of NAKHE is to foster leadership in kinesiology administration and policy as it relates to teaching, scholarship and service in higher education.

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The Chronicle Issue 26.1

Spring 2015

Greetings NAKHE Colleagues! I hope you are doing well at this point in your Spring term. By the time you are reading this it is likely you are preparing for final exams and grading.



Quest's primary purpose is to publish manuscripts that address issues and concerns relevant and meaningful to kinesiology and physical education in higher education.

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Upcoming Events

NAKHE Elections Close at 11:59 pm EST

This year NAKHE membership will elect a vice-president elect and president-elect. The candidates for president-elect are Betty Block and Brad Strand and the candidates for vice-president elect…

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2016 NAKHE Conference

The 2016 NAKHE Conference will be held January 6-9, 2016 in San Diego, California. The deadline for submitting proposals is September 11, 2015. Information on submitting proposals for the conf…

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NAKHE Elections Open Monday, September 28 at 12 am EST

2015 NAKHE Election Candidates for President-Elect       Candidates for Vice President-Elect       This year NAKHE membership will elec…

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President's Message, September 2015

by Steve Estes This President's Message (PM) will be one of the last I write for NAKHE.  I'm in the unusual position of having written these messages for three years, first during my ter…

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The National Association for Kinesiology in Higher Education is the oldest academic society in kinesiology solely focused on higher education and professional development issues. Scholars from all over the world come together yearly to examine issues of importance to the discipline and profession, and our publications provide a forum for the discussion of ideas that are important to the field. Come visit us at to become a part of a dynamic, friendly group of professionals dedicated to the promotion of kinesiology in higher education.

- Steve Estes, President