Student Stories

See what your fellow classmates are up to and what they’re doing with their Kinesiology degrees.

Do you have a unique or KINspiring story to tell? We’re always looking to hear from Kinesiology students whether they’re current students or alumni. Share your story!


Nancy Rutherford, BKin

Graduation Year: May 2019
Hometown: Calgary, Alberta
Employed by: Neuromotion Physiotherapy
Stream: Interdisciplinary Stream

Coop Alumni


Jennifer Dowdeswell

Graduating year: BHK 2001
Career: Owner Operator of Coaching & Consulting business; Royal Philips; Studeo55; Pinnacle Pursuits; NCCP; Harness Isle; Esteem Team; Sport BC
Stream: Sport Management

Alumni Spotlight


Alex Rebchuk

Graduating year: 2013
Stream: Bachelor of Kinesiology

Grad School Alumni


Nick Snow

Graduating year: 2015
Stream: MSc (Rehabilitation Sciences)

Grad School Alumni


Claire Hope, B.Kin.

Graduating year: BKin, May 2013
Employed by: Live Well Exercise Clinic
Stream: Kinesiology

Coop Alumni


Dylan Brown, BKin

Graduating year: BKin, May 2014
Employed by: BC Wheelchair Sports, Curl BC, and Coaches BC
Stream: Interdisciplinary Studies

Alumni Spotlight, Coop Alumni


Christina Sequeira, MKIN, ACSM Clinical Exercise Physiologist

Christina Sequeira is a UBC alumna who graduated with a Master's (2014) and Bachelor's (2003) degree in Kinesiology.

Grad School Alumni


Hyun Kyung Kim, BKin

Graduating year: BKin, May 2014
Employed by: Metrotown Orthopedic & Sports Physiotherapy Clinic, UBC School of Kinesiology - Outreach Programs, and UBC Ropes Course
Stream: Kinesiology & Health Science

Alumni Spotlight, Coop Alumni


Alvin Ip

Graduating year: 2012
Stream: Interdisciplinary Studies

Alumni Spotlight


Kristin Campbell, PT, MSc, PhD

Assistant Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy at UBC, Dr. Kristin Campbell is passionate about using her research to help cancer survivors. She is currently investigating the role of exercise in rehabilitation from cancer treatment and how to use exercise in health promotion for cancer survivors after they complete treatment.

Grad School Alumni