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Karen Riska


email Email office Scott Gym 401 phone 413-585-3519
Karen Riska

Karen Riska received her Ph.D in kinesiology from UMass Amherst, her M.S. of exercise science from St. Cloud, and her B.S. in biochemistry and molecular biology at the University of Minnesota.

Karen teaches in both the undergraduate and graduate programs. She teaches Health Behavior, Intro to ESS, Applied ESS, Kinesiology, and Critical Thinking and Research.