Kinesiology

Scholarly and Professional Activities 2012-13

Faculty Activities 2012-13

Refereed Publications

  • Bories, T.L. & Buwick, A.J. (2013).  A rural, noncompetitive youth running program that aims to make a difference.  Childhood Obesity, 9(1), 67-70.
  • Cole, M.E., Kahanov, L., Eberman, L.E., Schmidt, R.L. (2013).  Athletic trainers as event medical coordinators.  International Journal of Athletic Therapy and Training, 18(1), 43-47.
  • Zavattok, L. & Gabbei, R. (2013).  Writing a professional article:  Yes YOU can!  Strategies, 26(4) 40.
  • Piletic, C., Judge, L.W. & Peterson, J.C. (2013).  Creating ADA accessible strength and conditioning facilities:  The impact of the new 2010 standard.  Journal of Facility, Planning, Design, and Management, 1(1), 36-47.
  • Piper, T.J., Radlo, S.J., Smith, T.J. & Woodward, R.W. (2012). Dynamic balance abilities of collegiate men for bench press.  Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research, 26(12), 3225-3229.
  • Plymire, D. C. (2012). Teaching the sociological imagination: Learning from "The Biggest Loser." Journal of Physical Education, Recreation & Dance, 83 (8), 23-26.
  • Polubinsky, R.L. & Plos, J.M. (2013).  Sports medicine knowledge for coaches:  Keeping the shoulder healthy in the weight room.  Journal of Coaching Education, 6(1), 61-75.

Conference Presentations

  • Cole, M.E. (2012).  Adventure Learning: An interdisciplinary approach to fostering awareness in sport teams.  A paper presented at the Association for Applied Sport Psychology Annual Conference in Atlanta, GA.
  • Cole, M.E. & Smith, R. (2013).  Generating disability awareness:  Adaptive SCUBA. A paper presented at the Midwest Symposium on Therapeutic Recreation and Adapted Physical Activity in St. Louis, MO.
  • Cole, M.E. & Schmidt, R.L. (2013).  Implementing new emergency care skills into your athletic training practice. Great Lakes Athletic trainers' Association Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposium in Wheeling, IL.
  • Cole, M.E. & Radlo, S.  (2012).  A pilot study of physical activity and nutritional behaviors in rural school age children. A paper presented at the IAHPERD Annual Meeting in St. Charles, IL.
  • Erdmann, L.D & McMillan, C.S. (2013).  Comparing aerobic capacity estimates in children of long-term healthy and high-risk body fat.  Med. Sci Sports Exerc, 45(S5), 2-3.  Presented at the ACSM Annual Meeting thematic poster presentation, Indianapolis, IN.
  • Gabbei, R. (2012).  Scholarly issues related to enhanced physical education.  Presentation at the IAHPERD State Conference, St. Charles, IL.
  • Hart, A. & Crowley, C. (2012).  Disparate impact:  Black male student-athletes and NCAA infractions.  A paper presented at the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport (NASSS) in New Orleans, LA.
  • Hart, A. & Carter-Francique, A. (2012).  Media coverage of black female athletes in the 2012 London Olympic Games:  A critical analysis.  A paper presented at the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport (NASSS) in New Orleans, LA.
  • Hart, A & Williams, R. (2012).  The visiting scholar:  Black student-athletes matriculation.  A paper presented at the International Association for the Philosophy of Sport in Porto, Portugal. 
  • Hart, A., Gill, E. & Crowley, C. (2012).  The impact of NCAA enforcement on black student-athletes.   A paper presented at the International Conference of Sport and Society at Cambridge University, United Kingdom
  • Hilgenbrinck, L. , Lieberman, L. & Piletic, C. (2013).  Sign language in the gym:  Relax, you can do it.  A paper presented at the National AAHPERD Conference in Charlotte, NC.
  • Lins, L.A., Plos, J.M.,  Polubinsky, R.L. & Wigglesworth, J.K. (2013).  NCAA Division I soccer players' use of over-the-counter pain relievers.  A poster presented at the NATA Annual Meeting & Clinical Symposium in LasVegas, NV.
  • McMillan, C. & Piper, T. (2013).  The role of self-directed learning and the connection to endurance exercise.  Presented at the 27th Annual Self-Directed Learning Symposium International Conference in Cocoa Beach, FL.
  • Peterson, J., Piletic, C., Judge, L. & Wigglesworth, J.K. (2013).  Swimming pool accessibility:  A university and community-based fitness center analysis.  A paper presented at the National AAHPERD Conference in Charlotte, NC.
  • Peterson, J. Judge, L. & Piletic, C. (2013).  Available to all:  Creating ADA accessible strength and conditioning facilities.  A paper presented at the National AAHPERD Conference in Charlotte, NC.
  • Piletic, C. & Wigglesworth, J.K. (2012).  Campus recreation faclity accessibility:  What the data tells us and guidelines for successful inclusion of participants with disabilities.  A paper presented at the Illinois Intramural Recreational Sports Association in Evanston, IL.
  • Piper, T., Gentry B., VanGinder, L., McMillan, C. & Decker, J. (2013).  Self-directed learning, anxiety and stress in ultra endurance obstacle course racers.  Poster presented at the NSCA Conference in Las Vegas, NV.
  • Piper, T. (2013).  Teaching progressions for Olympic Weightlifting.   A presentation at the Midwest Strength & conditioning clinic in Crystal Lake, IL.
  • Plos, J.M. & Polubinsky, R.L. (2013).  From A-Z: 26 injury prevention and care applications for coaches.  A paper presented at the National AAHPERD Conference in Charlotte, NC.
  • Plos, J.M. & Polubinsky, R.L. (2013).  Skin conditions in sports:  What is that rash/lesion?.  A paper presented at the National AAHPERD Conference in Charlotte, NC.
  • Plymire, D. C. (2012). The language of Warcraft: The prevalence of profanity and inflammatory speech in an online role playing game. Paper presented at the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport, New Orleans, LA.
  • Plymire, D. C. (2013). They Came To Bury Caesar: A Reading of Joe Paterno's Funeral. Paper presented at the International Society for Sociology of Sport, Vancouver, BC.

Student Activities 2012-13

Masters Thesis

  • DeGross, G. (2013). The effects of imagery on intrinsic motivation and performance in track and field athletes. (Thesis Chair: S. Radlo)
  • Wang, T. (2013).  Factors affecting Chinese top swimming athletes' performance improvement in overseas training programs.  (Thesis Chair: C. Piletic)
  • Wu, Y. (2013). Relationships between athletic identify/self efficacy and academic performance among Division I-A female student athletes. (Thesis Chair: C. Piletic)

Undergraduate Honors Thesis

  • Lewis, S. (2013).  Emotional intelligence and mindfulness in athletes. (Thesis Chair: M. Cole)

Undergraduate Research Projects

  • Houser, E. (2013).  Emotional intelligence in Certified Athletic Trainers (Faculty mentor: M. Cole)
  • Martin, S. (2013).  Field-based analysis of a leap in ballet.  (Faculty mentor: M. Satern)
  • Paulsen, T. (2013).  Effect of in-water scuba diving activities on response time in student recreational divers. (Faculty mentor: C Kovacs)

Conference Presentations

  • Blodgett, B.Vissering, D. & Wilson, J. (2012).  Ethical dilemmas in american collegiate sport:  The cost of building a champion.    A paper presented at the International Association for the Philosophy of Sport in Porto, Portugal. (Faculty mentor: A. Hart)
  • Gentry, B.  (2012).  Depression and stress in ultra-endurance racers. A paper presented at the IAHPERD Annual Meeting in St. Charles, IL. (Faculty mentor: C. McMillan)
  • Lindfors, J., Piper, T., McMillan, C. & Decker, J. (2012).  Personality typology of ultra-endurance obstacle course racers. A paper presented at the IAHPERD Annual Meeting in St. Charles, IL. (Faculty mentors: T. Piper & C. McMillan)
  • Lindfors, J., Piper, T., McMillan, C. & Decker, J.  (2013).  Personality traits of ultra-endurance, ultra-demand athletes. A paper presented at the NSCA Conference in Las Vegas, NV (Faculty mentors: T . Piper & C. McMillan)
  • Michelini, K.J., Plos, J.M. & Martin, G.M., (2013).  Exertional rhabdomylosis in a high school athlete.  A poster presented at the NATA Annual Meeting & Clinical Symposium in LasVegas, NV.  (Faculty mentor: J. Plos)
  • Smalzer, C.Price, J. & Savage, A. (2012).  The student-athletes voice vs. feeding the championship machine.   A paper presented at the International Association for the Philosophy of Sport in Porto, Portugal.  (Faculty mentor: A. Hart)
  • Utley, C.Wilson, J. & Wilson, V. (2012).  Exposure vs. exploitation.  A. paper presented at the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport (NASSS) in New Orleans, LA. (Faculty mentor: A. Hart)
  • Van Ginder, L., Gentry, B., McMillan, C. & Piper, T. (2013). Self-directed learning, depression, anxiety and stress in ultra-endurance obstacle course racers. A poster presented at the IAHPERD Annual Meeting in St. Charles, IL. (Faculty mentors: T. Piper & C. McMillan)

 

 

 

 

 

 

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