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Davis--Thomas Martin (HPELS Faculty)

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51 It's a lovely day for croquet
Campus News Network 1:20, p.2
7/15/1991 Faculty dress up to play croquet; photo.
52 How to increase productivity and reduce employee turnover--wellness
Public Relations News Release 1990:626, p.1
6/24/1991 Employers have implemented wellness programs to aid in reducing health care costs.
53 Health care costs force employees to maintain wellness tactics.
Public Relations News Release 1990:610, p.1
6/10/1991 Employers are encouraging employees to increase exercise and fitness to cut down on health care costs.
54 Grant received
Campus News Network 1:4, p.3
10/15/1990 Attend meeting for recipients of grant aimed at helping students to be healthy and to avoid drugs; photo.
55 UNI wellness and substance abuse programs get a $126,300 boost
Public Relations News Release 1990:38, p.1
9/10/1990 Two year grant announced to aid in development of holistic programs for students, staff, and faculty.
56 UNI wellness and substance abuse programs get a $126,300 boost
Public Relations News Release 1990:38, p.1
9/10/1990 Grant to help expand current health programs and information.
57 University of Northern Iowa receives $126,300 federal grant to expand wellness program, prevent substance abuse
Public Relations News Release 1990:32, p.1
9/4/1990 Grant provides money for programs aimed at maintaining healthy lifestyles.
58 300 School employees take part in "Lakeshore Wellness Conference" at Storm Lake.
Public Relations News Release 1990:718, p.1
6/26/1990 List of participants in the conference. Conference topics include nutrition for athletes, cholesterol education, fitness training and the disabled person, osteoporosis, high risk students and many others.
59 Wellness practices put into use- cut medical costs and lengthen lives.
Public Relations News Release 1990:689, p.1
6/11/1990 Tom Davis is an organizer of the state-wide Lakeshore Wellness conference, and says it's so effective because those who attend are required to come as part of a "team," and complete a plan of action for their workplace.
60 alcohol and sexual attitudes survey completed at Northern Iowa.
Public Relations News Release 1989:668, p.1
5/28/1990 A recent survey shows very low illegal drug usage among students. However, over 50 percent of those surveyed said they had five or more drinks in a row within the last two weeks.
61 Century Companies of America gift to University of Northern Iowa Foundation will aid in Health Risk Appraisal Project
Public Relations News Release 1989:535, p.1
4/5/1990 The Wellness Outreach program, coordinated by Professor Thomas Davis, conducts the Health Risk Appraisal project. The project seeks to identify present and future health risks for individuals.
62 Alcohol and sexual attitudes survey completed at Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1989:459, p.1
3/7/1990 Professors Tom Davis and Susan Koch conduct a survey showing low illegal drug use among the student body, but high alcohol consumption. The survey is meant to help educators develop quality programs on health practice.
63 Want to grow to a ripe old age? Move to Hawaii, Minnesota or Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1989:362, p.1
1/25/1990 Iowa is ranked third among the states with the longest life spans. Professor Thomas Davis uses a program to determine average lifespan based on lifestyle factors contributing to longer life.
64 More than 350 school employees to live week-long 'wellness' lifestyle at third lakeshore wellness conference, (June 11-15.)
Public Relations News Release 1988:521, p.1
6/8/1989 List of those participating in the 1989 summer Lakeshore Wellness Conference. Participants will hear presentations, view exhibits, eat nutritional meals and take part in activities such as swimming, tennis, rappelling, yoga, aqua-aerobics, and canoeing.
65 The hot buzzword in health care: wellness.
Public Relations News Release 1988:513, p.1
6/1/1989 Staying healthy can improve the quality of life for people, not to mention saving us thousands on health care costs.
66 Personal Wellness holds triathlon
Northern Iowan 85:50, p.10
4/11/1989 List of winners.
67 Regents appove promotion of 16, tenure for 10 Northern Iowa faculty members.
Public Relations News Release 1988:354, p.1
3/16/1989 Faculty members granted promotions and tenure listed.
68 Fitness is the fad of the future
Northern Iowan 85:32, p.8
1/27/1989 Tom Davis talks about the benefits of keeping fit and the best ways to go about it.
69 September is cat health month...(Eat your heart out Morris.)
Public Relations News Release 1988:21, p.1
9/5/1988 Having a cat may actually improve the quality of life for human companions. Tom Davis agrees, owning a pet can have definite health benefits to people of all ages.
70 September is cat health month¿(eat your heart out Morris.)
Public Relations News Release 1988:11, p.1
8/29/1988 Tom Davis says owning a pet can have definite health benefits to people of all ages.
71 Six telecourses to provide long distance learning opportunities at Northern Iowa.
Public Relations News Release 1988:521, p.1
8/4/1988 Subjects covered in 1988 fall telecourses will be the human brain, health, teaching writing, English, humanities and sociology.
72 Northern Iowa Lakeshore Wellness Conference awards grants
Public Relations News Release 1988:494, p.1
7/14/1988 Five Iowa schools receive "Action Plan Grants".
73 Iowa school employees flock to Storm Lake for annual wellness conference.
Public Relations News Release 1988:463, p.1
6/13/1988 The program prepares school teachers administrators, and employees from throughout the state to become roles models of healthy, wellness lifestyles for students in their districts.
74 More than 300 school employees to live week-long 'wellness' lifestyle at second lakeshore wellness conference, June 12-16.
Public Relations News Release 1988:458, p.1
6/3/1988 Sponsored by the Iowa Coalition for Comprehensive School Health Education, conference was organized to introduce "wellness" activities into Iowa schools and encourage healthy role models for students.
75 Don Allen, Cindy Ensign, Larry Hensley, Tom Davis, Sharon Huddleston, Dan McDonald, and Donald Sussman
Northern Iowa Today 16:1, p.3
9/1/1987 Make presentations at AAHPERD meeting.
76 UNI is co-sponsor of the Lakeshore Wellness Conference
Public Relations News Release 1987:399, p.1
6/12/1987 A five-day health conference for Iowan educators is held in Storm Lake, organized by Professor Thomas Davis. The conference is meant to help teachers develop healthy lifestyles to pass on to their students.
77 Radio News Network Broadcast Briefs
Public Relations News Release 1987:398, p.1
6/11/1987 Tom Davis discusses the Lakeshore Wellness Conference. Joe Wells opposes Reagan's mandatory AIDS testing plan. A. C. Haman explains mosquito behavior. Jane Richards explains the need for AIDS education. Sharon Huddleston discusses motivation in sports.
78 Iowa Association of Middle Level Educators to hold spring conference at UNI April 5-6
Public Relations News Release 1987:295, p.1
4/1/1987 The Iowa Association of Middle Level Educators spring conference, featuring a number programs presented by Iowan educators, including university faculty. An award ceremony was held in honor of R. Paul Brimm, who served as principal of Price Lab School.
79 Faculty passes 47-hour gen ed
Bingham--Elizabeth (Class of 1915)
Northern Iowan 82:33, p.1
2/7/1986 Proposal passes 157-67 after debate; photo.
80 UNI Hosting State Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Meeting Oct. 27-28
Public Relations News Release 1985:100, p.1
10/22/1985 There will be presentations in Waterloo over "Fitness for Life" by the army and "The National Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Strategy" and many more at the meeting.
81 What's Up
Northern Iowan 81:24, p.7
12/4/1984 Meetings and activities.
82 Special course on death
Northern Iowan 80:63, p.1
7/20/1984 Tom Davis talks about the course.
83 Telecourses: Learn by watching television
Northern Iowan 80:2, p.5
8/30/1983 Will offer five courses via television.
84 Not all UNI graduates teach
Old Gold 0:0, p.20
6/1/1982 Half of UNI graduates form the Department of Health, Physical Education and Recreation choose a career other than teaching; photo.
85 College lifestyle may destroy health
Northern Iowan 78:11, p.4
10/6/1981 The stress college students face on a daily basis may be detrimental to their health.
86 Children's concepts of death tested
Northern Iowan 77:46, p.16
4/10/1981 Tom Davis talks about his research.
87 UNI professor Davis takes look at how children perceive death
Public Relations News Release 1980:438, p.1
3/18/1981 Professor Tom Davis will do a study to see how children perceive death.
88 UNI and courier to offer newspaper course probing American health care
Public Relations News Release 1980:319, p.1
1/16/1981 A course on health care will be offered though the Waterloo Courier and UNI.
89 Study health care in the news
Northern Iowan 77:26, p.7
12/12/1980 Tom Davis will teach class through newspaper articles.


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