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Hensley--Larry Duncan (HPELS Faculty)

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1 UNI faculty researching childhood obesity
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
3/8/2006 Several faculty members at UNI are researching and designing activities to address the growing concerns related to youth fitness levels and childhood obesity.
2 Panther recognition
Northern Iowan 101:59, p.2
7/8/2005 Recognizes recent achievements of UNI staff and students.
3 UNI's Hensley inducted into National Association for Sport and Physical Education Hall of Fame
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
6/6/2005 UNI professor receives high honors from NASPE.
4 Prevalence of overweight children, adolescents skyrocketing
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.2
10/19/2003 Number of severely obese Americans had risen nearly four times as much from 1986 to 2000.
5 Youth fitness clinic aims to change health behaviors
Szeszycki--Emily (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 100:5, p.1
9/16/2003 Students encouraged to walk to school on October 8th to help fight obesity; photo.
6 No fries with that shake, says UNI professor
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
7/7/2003 Comments on nutrition in fast food.
7 Schools can help kids get healthy
Public Relations News Release 2002:546, p.1
5/26/2003 Ways in which schools can promote good health for children are discussed.
8 A school of excellence and commitment continues to read rewards
Northern Iowa Today 30:2, p.5
4/1/2002 The School of Health, Physical Education and Leisure Services has a program and faculty that are recognized throughout the nation; photo.
9 Larry D. Hensley
Campus News Network 10:11, p.Insert 1
1/24/2000 Larry D. Hensley is serving a one year appointment as a Distinguished Visiting Professor at West Point.
10 Thomas Davis and Larry Hensley
Campus News Network 8:13, p.Insert 2
2/23/1998 Publish article on school health.
11 Recently/soon to be published: Larry Hensley
Campus News Network 8:5, p.Insert 1
10/13/1997 Larry Hensley published article on alternative assessment.
12 How Physically Active are Iowa's Youth?
Public Relations News Release 1996:377, p.1
4/22/1997 Professor Hensley talks about the fitness of Iowa's youth and the national health goal.
13 Fitness levels of children continue to drop
Public Relations News Release 1996:310, p.1
3/31/1997 Professor Hensley says that Iowa's school age children's fitness and activitie levels continue to drop.
14 UNI professor says fitness levels of children continue to drop
Northern Iowa Today 25:1, p.2
3/1/1997 Professor Larry Hensley finds fewer children meeting guidelines; photo.
15 School of Health Physical Education and Leisure Services
Campus News Network 5:18, p.Insert 1
5/30/1995 Faculty from HPELS presented papers at AAHPERD national convention.
16 Recently/soon to be published: Larry D. Hensley
Campus News Network 5:10, p.Insert 1
1/30/1995 Larry D. Hensley recently published article in "Iowa Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Journal".
17 Forrest Dolgener and Larry Hensley
Campus News Network 5:1, p.4
9/6/1994 Co-edit book on wellness.
18 Physical activity
Public Relations News Release 0:639, p.1
7/4/1994 About 24% of Americans are not involved in any kind of physical activity.
19 Forrest Dolgener, Larry Hensley and Jeanette Marsh
Campus News Network 4:20, p.2
6/20/1994 Forrest Dolgener, Larry Hensley, and Jeanette Marsh co-authored an article on fitness walking for college students.
20 Focus should be on process of becoming physically fit
Public Relations News Release 0:458, p.1
4/18/1994 The process of achieving physical fitness involves improving physical activity.
21 Larry Hensley
Campus News Network 3:17, p.4
5/3/1993 President of professional association.
22 Several articles . . . .
Campus News Network 3:16, p.6
4/19/1993 HPELS faculty publish recently.
23 University of Northern Iowa professor named president-elect of National Leisure and Recreation Associates
Public Relations News Release 1992:321, p.1
2/2/1993 Christopher Edginton has been named president-elect of the American Association for Leisure and Recreation.
24 Larry Hensley
Campus News Network 2:18, p.Insert 2
6/8/1992 Named president-elect of professional association.
25 University of Northern Iowa health education prof receives regional honor; other faculty present at Central District Meeting
Public Relations News Release 1991:664, p.1
5/28/1992 Thomas Davis receives award. Carol Cooper, Cynthia Ensign, Carole Hanson, Larry Hensley, Deb Jordan, Kathleen Kerr, Susan Koch, and Carol Phillips presented at the district meeting.
26 University of Northern Iowa professor named president-elect of National Association for Sport and Physical Education
Public Relations News Release 1991:623, p.1
5/5/1992 Larry Hensley was elected president-elect of NASPE at its annual meeting.
27 Lack of cardiorespiratory fitness of Iowa youth cause for concern, says University of Northern Iowa physical education professor.
Public Relations News Release 1991:439, p.1
3/9/1992 A study of Iowa youth by Larry Hensley reveals that in general Iowa youth are average; however, two areas stand out as areas of concern. Iowa youth have a higher percentage of body fat and below average cardiorespiratory fitness.
28 Iowa children are average in physical fitness, according to study by a University of Northern Iowa professor
Public Relations News Release 1991:399, p.1
2/18/1992 A study sponsored by the Governor's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports found Iowa's children to be about average when it comes to a physical fitness test.
29 Idle offspring.
Public Relations News Release 1991:393, p.1
2/17/1992 Iowa kids are not as physically fit as their parents or grandparents, according to Larry Hensley.
30 Northern Iowa sources for this week's topics in the news
Public Relations News Release 1991:396, p.1
2/17/1992 Faculty members available to provide further information on current news topics.
31 Northern Iowa educator honored by Iowa Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
Public Relations News Release 1991:207, p.1
11/7/1991 Susan Koch awarded the Distinguished Service Award from the Iowa Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance.
32 Larry Hensley
Campus News Network 1:19, p.2
6/24/1991 Honored by regional professional association.
33 Regents approve promotion of 25, tenure for 13 Northern Iowa faculty members
Public Relations News Release 1989:479, p.1
3/21/1990 The Board of Regents approves the promotion of twenty-five, and tenure for thirteen faculty members. All promotions and tenure will be effective fall semester of 1990.
34 Physical education programs in Iowa schools should train kids for lifetime fitness.
Public Relations News Release 1989:206, p.1
11/20/1989 Larry Hensley says, "Kids also need to learn fundamental movement skills and lifetime activities." Particularly disturbing to Hensley is the increased risk of coronary heart disease associated with low fitness levels and obesity.
35 Three University of Northern Iowa phys ed professors honored by state association.
Public Relations News Release 1989:260, p.1
11/20/1989 Forrest Dolgener, Elton Green, and Larry Hensley recently received top awards from the Iowa Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance.
36 Fitness trend fails with kids-- produces young couch potatoes.
Public Relations News Release 1989:180, p.1
10/23/1989 Larry Hensley says this may put children at risk for future coronary diseases. Monitoring of children's fitness level is needed in schools to help children improve their physical performance.
37 Fitness craze fails with kids... are physical education classes to blame?
Public Relations News Release 1988:218, p.1
1/2/1989 Larry Hensley says cuts in physical education programs are partly to blame . Reforms are being made in schools across the country. The relationship between good physical fitness, and health, is helping to revise "gym" class.
38 Radio/ TV Tips
Public Relations News Release 1988:220, p.1
12/21/1988 Study indicates that children today are in worse shape than they were 20 years ago. Parents are parents have misconceptions that their kids are in shape and schools do not offer a comprehensive physical education program.
39 Today's youth not physically fit says University of Northern Iowa professor.
Public Relations News Release 1988:209, p.1
12/14/1988 Studies show that as many as 40 percent of today's children, aged 5-8, are already exhibiting obesity, elevated blood pressure, high cholesterol and inactivity.
40 Radio News Network Broadcast Briefs
Public Relations News Release 1987:31, p.1
9/9/1987 Daryl Smith researches some of Iowa's endangered species. Fred Fryman and Tom Ryan examine Iowa's high migration rate. Larry Hensley explains the future of health and wellness in higher education. Donald Whitna discusses the U. S. Constitution.
41 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.
42 Radio News Network Broadcast Briefs
Public Relations News Release 1987:419, p.1
7/1/1987 Robert Ross compares Nancy Reagan with preview first ladies. Robert Clark lists his favorite Iowa vacation spots. Larry Hensley discusses Iowa's position in fortieth place in physical education. James Walters discusses Iowan glacier movement.
43 Do college athletes need P. E.?
Danielson--Darwin W. (Class of 1987)
Northern Iowan 82:39, p.14
2/28/1986 Basketball coach Kim Mayden believes that intercollegiate athletes should not be required to take a P. E. class.
44 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.
45 Computers on campus
Alumnus 66:2, p.4
5/1/1981 Broad survey of computer uses and needs on campus; photo.
46 Slow down the sports action for human movement study
UNI Century 9:1, p.4
1/1/1981 Professor Larry Hensley studies mechanics of human motion; photo.

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