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Keri Kulik, assistant professor in the Department of Kinesiology,
Health, and Sport Science, published “Implementation
of a Quality Physical Education Program: Are Schools Meeting the Recommendations?” in the upcoming issue of the National Teacher Education Journal.
Posted on 4/9/2015 11:55:32 AM
David Wachob and Dave Lorenzi, Department of Kinesiology,
Health, and Sport Science, published an article titled “Influence of Physical Activity on Sleep Quality in Children with Autism”
in an upcoming issue of the Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders.
Posted on 3/16/2015 10:02:58 AM
David Wachob, assistant professor in the Department of Kinesiology,
Health, and Sport Science, published “Teacher Beliefs and
Practices about Learning: Discrepancies in the Field” in the upcoming issue of the International Journal of Pedagogy and
Posted on 2/3/2015 7:51:26 AM
David Lorenzi, associate professor in the
Department of Kinesiology, Health, and Sport Science, was an invited
guest at the Vermont State Association for Health, Physical Education,
Recreation, and Dance 2014 conference.
Posted on 11/19/2014 10:20:29 AM
Posted on 10/24/2014 9:45:25 AM
Adam Katchmarchi, adjunct instructor
in the Department of Kinesiology, Health, and Sport Science, has been awarded
the National Swimming Pool Foundation Fellowship Award for 2014.
Posted on 10/1/2014 11:43:16 AM
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David Wachob and Robert Alman, Department of Health and Physical Education, published an article titled “Parental Influence on the Cardiovascular Health and Body Composition of Homeschool Children” in the International Journal of Child and Adolescent Health.
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James Racchini, of IUP’s Health and Physical Education Department, appeared on WTAJ-Altoona on May 15, 2013, to discuss concussions in noncontact sports.
Posted on 6/6/2013 11:51:01 AM
Madeline Neely, student in the Department of Health and Physical
Education, was recognized by the National Association for Sport and
Physical Education by receiving the Major of the Year Award.
Posted on 5/13/2013 9:06:53 AM
Posted on 5/3/2013 11:24:57 AM
Christine Black, Health and Physical Education Department, was the guest speaker for the 19th annual YWCA Westmoreland County Sportswomen of the Year banquet, held at the Greensburg Ramada and Conference Center in Greensburg, Pa.
Posted on 4/12/2013 11:13:00 AM
David Lorenzi, Health and Physical Education, received the third annual Ray Coppler Award, presented annually to a student, faculty, or staff member at IUP in recognition of exemplary contributions to disability education, awareness, and inclusiveness at IUP and in the community.
Posted on 3/27/2013 10:48:52 AM
José E. Rivera, coordinator for the Athletic Training education program, received the Dan Libera service award from the Board of Certification for Athletic Training at the National Athletic Trainers convention in St. Louis, Missouri, in June 2012.
Posted on 9/6/2012 11:00:30 AM
Louis Pesci, director of the Highway Safety Center, received a $50,000 funding award from PPL Service Corp. for the project “2012 Advanced Driver Training at Harwood Driving School.”
Posted on 4/11/2012 11:49:37 AM
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Dr. David Lorenzi, Department of Health and Physical Education, received numerous awards from various professional organizations during the 2010–2011 academic year.
Posted on 8/5/2011 1:48:13 PM
Students from the Exercise Science Club participated in the Race to Anyplace stationary bike ride in Pittsburgh, raising over $1,000 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
Posted on 3/14/2011 2:22:20 PM
Linda Flack and John Lewis are the winners of the fall 2010 Biggest Loser Contest!
Posted on 12/7/2010 11:06:31 AM
Former Health and Physical Education student Doug Bolster, recipient of the 2010 Young Alumni Achievement Award, will return to IUP on Monday, November 8, 2010, to speak to student groups, attend an awards luncheon, and visit the facilities in Zink Hall and at the university.
Posted on 11/4/2010 5:27:30 PM
Dr. Bob Kostelnik joined over one hundred YMCA CEOs, staff, and board members from across the state for the Legislative Advocacy Days of the Pennsylvania State Alliance of YMCAs in September 2010.
Posted on 11/1/2010 2:21:27 PM
The James G. Mill Center for Health and Fitness is beginning its summer promotion on May 17, but only until May 21, 2010. Discounts and giveaways are a few of the perks that you will receive when you join one the best fitness centers in town!
Posted on 5/6/2010 4:21:21 PM
Health and Physical Education students recently competed at the Scholarly Conference on College Sport, a renowned national case study competition, April 21–23, 2010, at the University of North Carolina. The department was represented by both an undergraduate Sports Administration team and a graduate Sports Management team.
Posted on 5/5/2010 3:57:56 PM
The winner of the recent Biggest loser competition at the James G. Mill Center for Health and Fitness is Mary Jo Lyttle.
Posted on 4/28/2010 10:50:35 AM
Dr. Keri Kulik of the Department of Health and Physical Education was elected to serve a three-year term on the Exercise Physiology Academy Committee of the National Association for Sport and Physical Education.
Posted on 3/29/2010 5:27:16 PM
Dr. Louis Pesci offered three one-hour presentations at the Pennsylvania Teen Driver Safety Alliance Driver Education Forum in Allentown.
Posted on 3/23/2010 1:42:47 PM
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The 2009 Medicine Service Award was presented to Mark Sloniger of the Department of Health and Physical Education by the Mid-Atlantic Regional Chapter of the American College of Sports.
Posted on 3/2/2010 12:21:23 PM
The James G. Mill Center for Health and Fitness has named IUP’s Biggest Loser! Lia Holtz was crowned the champion of the weight-loss competition after a hard-fought battle among competitors.
Posted on 1/7/2010 8:33:15 AM
Govindasanmy Balasekaran, Ph.D., associate professor at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore and IUP Exercise Science graduate, has been appointed as secretary-general of the 2010 III International Conference of Physical Education and Sport Science.
Posted on 10/15/2009 4:14:53 PM
Dr. Madeline Bayles has been appointed to the position of chair of the American College of Sports Medicine’s (ACSM) Committee on Certification and Registry Board.
Posted on 10/15/2009 4:13:50 PM
IUP Sport Management students won second place in the case study competition at the 2009 College Sport Research Institute Conference at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, April 17, 2009.
Posted on 8/5/2009 10:50:12 PM
The faculty in the Department of Health and Physical Education congratulate Richard Hsiao on his promotion to associate professor effective Fall 2009.
Posted on 7/24/2009 3:34:30 PM
Three athletic training students representing the Health and Physical Education Department won first place at the 2009 Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers Society Annual Symposium held in Johnstown on June 5, 2009.
Posted on 7/24/2009 3:29:40 PM
Kenneth Midgett, a Health and Physical Education major, received the Outstanding Future Professional Award at the 2008 annual convention of the Pennsylvania State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance.
Posted on 2/6/2009 1:52:45 PM
J.B. Smith’s article “Develop Good Relationships for University Facility Use” appeared in Perspective, the journal of the Association of YMCA Professionals.
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