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Physical Education

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1 Questioning the inclusiveness of education
Pistarino--Emma (Student--2019), Schmitz--Stephanie (Associate Professor--College of Education)
Northern Iowan 117:46, p.04
4/1/2021 On March 30, Justin Haegele gave three presentations on Zoom about the inclusiveness in physical education classes for the Carlton-Mellichamp Lecture in Education. His research focused on the visually impaired -- the exclusion they feel, the sense of frustration and bullying, and the body image issues; photo.
2 Physical education M.A. to be offered entirely online through UNI
Public Relations News Release 2014:48, p.1
9/16/2014 UNI is now accepting applications for its Master of Arts in physical education program that begins in Spring of 2015. The program uses a cohort model in which a group of students moves through the six-semester course sequence together.
3 Panther portraits: Kindergym
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 110:43, p.5
3/10/2014 Photograph of children drawing on a chalkboard during the celebration of Kindergym's 30th anniversary; photo.
4 UNI to host Kindergym 30th anniversary open house
Public Relations News Release 2013:179, p.1
2/17/2014 UNI will host an open house in celebration of the 30th anniversary of Kindergym. All families who have participated in the program are welcome to attend. This student-led program helps children to develop their motor skills.
5 Price Lab families discuss the transition to different districts
Baker--Brandon Lee (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:14, p.1
10/12/2012 Parents talk about experiences transitioning away from Price Laboratory School. Parents discuss benefits of Price Laboratory School and differences in other districts; photo.
6 Iowa Teacher of the Year visits UNI
Public Relations News Release 2011:240, p.1
1/23/2012 Charity Campbell, the Iowa Teacher of the Year, will be at UNI.
7 UNI offering online physical education master's program
Findley--Blake Thurston (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 108:26, p.1
12/6/2011 A new graduate program will be offered online. The course will take two years to complete. Students will take two courses per semester; including in the summer. Thirteen applications have been accepted thus far; photo.
8 UNI to offer online Master of Arts in Physical Education
Public Relations News Release 2011:125, p.1
11/29/2011 A Mater's of Art in Physical Education will be offered by UNI online and takes fives consecutive semesters to complete.
9 UNI to host Super Power Summit
Public Relations News Release 2011:91, p.1
10/20/2011 UNI will host three Super Power Summit to teach middle school students across the state about the importance of nutrition and physical activity on a healthy lifestyle.
10 World leaders in Physical Education deliver solutions in "health and physical education pedagogy in the 21st century."
Public Relations News Release 2010:192, p.1
1/28/2011 The solution is a multi-faceted global recommendation focusing on healthy active lifestyles, integrating health and physical education, promoting best practices, advancing the knowledge and skills around physical literacy, student and teacher assessment.
11 UNI forum on physical education reform brings national and international experts to Grundy Center
Public Relations News Release 2009:445, p.1
5/4/2010 The forum will feature experts in physical education and childhood obesity from around the world to discuss reform in health and physical education programs for K-12 students. List of domestic and international invited delegates.
12 UNI to host first-ever international physical education forum in the U. S.
Public Relations News Release 2009:258, p.1
2/4/2010 Childhood obesity is no longer just a problem in the U. S. According to Ming-Kai Chin, professor of physical education, research studies from the International Obesity Task Force have shown adolescents world-wide show symptoms of obesity.
13 UNI physical education graduate student wins elevator pitch competition, advances to nationals
Public Relations News Release 2009:96, p.1
10/2/2009 Travis Steffen from Muscatine won the competition for his business, Synn Clothing. Synn produces casual clothing as well as a special clothing line for mixed martial arts fighters. Ryan Morrison, is first alternate, and Brian Hoyer is second alternate.
14 Just for Kicks hosts 7-on-7 soccer tournament, Nov. 1
Public Relations News Release 2008:156, p.1
10/17/2008 JFK, a program to train youth soccer coaches and advanced players, was launched this spring. Teams will be placed into divisions based on age, gender and playing experience. There are six divisions for both men and women.
15 UNI ice climbing class offered once again
Public Relations News Release 2007:371, p.1
1/18/2008 Don Briggs' students will be ice climbing January 19 and 20.
16 UNI hosts Iowa Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Convention
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
11/1/2004 Will be held at the Wellness Center on November sixth and seventh.
17 Physical Education teacher wants nation to re-evaluate gym class
Public Relations News Release 2002:246, p.1
12/1/2002 Lori Smith claims physical education should emphasize personal wellness and not team sports.
18 UNI hosts Iowa Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance convention
Public Relations News Release 2003:157, p.1
10/29/2002 Will be held November 2-3.
19 Educational videos depicting 'best practices' in elementary physical education being taped at UNI's Price Lab Thursday, March 14
Public Relations News Release 2001:360, p.1
3/13/2002 Lori Smith, physical education teacher at Price Lab, will be making educational videos that teach activities that help students with their math and reading skills.
20 Success in early motor skills has important carry-over for thinking, social skills
Public Relations News Release 1991:116, p.1
10/7/1991 Program for preschool age children relies on a parent or guardian to help with the sports, rhythms, gymnastics, or fitness.
21 How fit are our kids? Revising physical education.
Public Relations News Release 1990:546, p.1
5/6/1991 Children's fitness level has declined during the past twenty years.
22 'Kindergym' for two- to five-year-olds to be offered February through April on University of Northern Iowa campus
Public Relations News Release 1989:370, p.1
1/30/1990 Orientation sessions for parents enrolling their children into the Kindergym program are held in East Gymnasium. The program is directed by Professor Rip Marston, with students of physical and elementary education conducting activities with the children.
23 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.
24 Do daily 'dodge ball' games stimulate academic growth?
Public Relations News Release 1987:389, p.1
4/21/1988 Susan Rockett and Martha Owens, members of the "Every Child is a Winner Program", visit to discuss how their new approach to physical education will impact children's academic performance.
25 'Every Child a Winner' physical education workshop at University of Northern Iowa Friday and Saturday (April 15-16)
Public Relations News Release 1987:364, p.1
4/12/1988 Professor Ripley Marston organizes the "Every Child is a Winner" program in East Gymnasium. Professor Thomas Switzer opens the workshop, followed by a Kindergym demonstration for Elementary Physical Education Sharing Day.
26 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.
27 Runners can sign up for 1987 UNI '5k Run for the Health of it" April 26
Public Relations News Release 1987:327, p.1
4/15/1987 The Physical Education Club sponsors a 5k run, spanning from the UNI-Dome to the western streets of Cedar Falls. Awards were presented after the race, as well as a drawing for prizes.
28 Radio News Network Broadcast Briefs
Public Relations News Release 1987:315, p.1
4/9/1987 Marilyn Monteiro explains why women leave the state more than men. John Somervill, Joanne Spaide, and Joan Thompson discuss anorexia and bulimia. Jerry Stockdale explains Amish farming. The Senate approves the fusion of health and physical education.
29 Radio News Network Announcements
Public Relations News Release 1987:249, p.1
3/4/1987 Professor James Fryman compiles an atlas comparing Iowan communities. Ragbrai training begins. Price Lab students share what physical education means to them. Regents raise room and board costs. Students spend Spring Break lobbying in Washington.
30 Total fitness education is topic of public talk at UNI Wednesday (No. 12)
Public Relations News Release 1987:94, p.1
11/5/1986 Secondary physical education instructors were invited to a presentation on total fitness education, conducted by Beth Kirkpatrick. The lecture focused on the use of equipment in physical education, and was sponsored by the Physical Education Club.
31 Kindergym still a success at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1987:96, p.1
11/4/1986 The Kindergym program allowed families to engage in physical activities, and was created in response to low physical fitness levels in young children. The program director was Rip Marston, and was instructed by elementary education students.
32 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.
33 Registration begins for UNI soccer workshop
Public Relations News Release 1980:574, p.1
5/8/1981 The workshop is June 1-5, and is being sponsored by UNI's Division of Extension and Continuing Education as well as UNI Department of Health, Physical Education and Recreation. Workshop fee is $45, and is due at the first class meeting.
34 UNI professor Geadelmann to receive mabel lee award
Public Relations News Release 1980:495, p.1
4/10/1981 Professor Patricia Geadelmann will receive the Mabel Lee Award for her outstanding potential in scholarship, teaching, and or professional leadership.
35 UNI professor Geadelmann speaks in Minneapolis on sex role stereotyping
Public Relations News Release 1980:429, p.1
3/16/1981 Professor Patricia Gaedelmann will present a talk about sex role stereo typing in physical education.
36 What's Up?
Northern Iowan 74:46, p.16
3/31/1978 Activities and meetings.
37 Physical education differs from athletics
Poe--Alison Anne (Physical Education Faculty)
Northern Iowan 71:9, p.3
10/1/1974 Points out differences in programs and needs.
38 Important notice!
Northern Iowan 69:54, p.10
5/11/1973 All those with equipment or locks from the University suit-service must return the materials.
39 What's Going On . . .
Northern Iowan 69:6, p.5
10/3/1972 Activities and meetings.
40 Why the uniform for physical education
Northern Iowan 68:55, p.2
5/16/1972 Attempts to defend policy of requiring uniform fee.
41 No uniforms for P. E.
Hiatt--Chuck
Northern Iowan 68:54, p.2
5/12/1972 Would like to be able to use physical education facilities without paying the fee for a uniform.
42 Witham Inducted into NCC Hall of Fame
Public Relations News Release 1972:179, p.1
11/30/1971 Dr. Witham has become the sixth UNI representative to be inducted into the North Central Conference Hall of Fame.
43 Regents Approve UNI Physical Plant Projects
Public Relations News Release 1971:762, p.1
8/13/1971 Projects totalling $59, 350 were approved today by the Board of Regents; list of projects
44 Wisconsin Pro to Speak to UNI P.E. Departments
Public Relations News Release 1971:725, p.1
7/20/1971 Dr. Jewett from the U of Wisconsin will speak July 22 in Music Hall on "Physical Education in the 70s".
45 Phys. Ed Expert to Speak at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1971:707, p.1
7/2/1971 "Physical Education in the Year 2000" is the subject of an address by guest speaker Dr. Alley. The lecture will take play July 8 in Music Hall.
46 UNI to Host Physical Education Career Day for Iowa High School Girls
Public Relations News Release 1971:532, p.1
4/12/1971 150 girls and their teachers are expected to attend the 6th annual Physical Education Career Day on April 15 at UNI.
47 Former Athletic Director at UNI Dies
Public Relations News Release 1970:71, p.1
10/8/1970 Funeral services will be held for L. L. "Mendy" Mendenhall, 78, at the 1st Presbyterian Church in Cedar Falls.
48 Regents Approve Physical Plant Projects
Public Relations News Release 1969:183, p.1
11/14/1969 Physical Plant projects; speed limit of 20 mph in College Courts Apartments area.
49 Plan to implement pass/fail gen ed
Northern Iowan 66:15, p.1
10/28/1969 Will take broader focus than just physical education.
50 EPC debates pass fail
Northern Iowan 66:13, p.12
10/21/1969 Considers proposal to make general education physical education pass/fail.

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