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Media Coverage For Female Sports: A Review Of Literature, Hsu Zen Lim Dec 2018

Media Coverage For Female Sports: A Review Of Literature, Hsu Zen Lim

Kinesiology, Sport Studies, and Physical Education Synthesis Projects

Ever since Title IX were introduced in 1972, it has allowed equal play time for both male and female athletes on the court. Although Title IX helped to establish more equity for women in sport participation, media coverage did not parallel the growth of women’s participation. The purpose of this synthesis was to review the literature on media coverage of female athletes. Media coverage included a review of newspaper and magazine print as well as visual and social media. In addition, a review of the portrayal of women in the media was also presented. Results indicated women sports were ...


Environmental Factors That Influence Physical Activity Participation In Children And Youth: A Synthesis Of The Literature, Jarrod Nash Dec 2018

Environmental Factors That Influence Physical Activity Participation In Children And Youth: A Synthesis Of The Literature, Jarrod Nash

Kinesiology, Sport Studies, and Physical Education Synthesis Projects

Physical activity participation in children and youth is widely regarded as important to ensure proper health. There are many environmental factors that contribute to children and youth being able to participate in physical activity on a daily basis. This synthesis reviewed literature regarding environmental factors that influence physical activity participation in children and youth. Data was collected using the EBSCOHOST search engine, found on The College at Brockport’s Drake Memorial Library online research website. Key words in SPORTDiscus and Academic Search Complete databases were combined to obtain 10 studies that focused on this synthesis’s purpose and research questions ...


Cedarville Vs. Kentucky Wesleyan, Cedarville University Dec 2018

Cedarville Vs. Kentucky Wesleyan, Cedarville University

Men's Basketball Programs

No abstract provided.


Cedarville Vs. Kentucky Wesleyan, Cedarville University Dec 2018

Cedarville Vs. Kentucky Wesleyan, Cedarville University

Women's Basketball Programs

No abstract provided.


Cedarville Vs. Trevecca, Cedarville University Dec 2018

Cedarville Vs. Trevecca, Cedarville University

Men's Basketball Programs

No abstract provided.


Cedarville Vs. Trevecca, Cedarville University Dec 2018

Cedarville Vs. Trevecca, Cedarville University

Women's Basketball Programs

No abstract provided.


Drowning Prevention: Define And Then Gather Evidence Or Gather Evidence To Define?, Nina J. Nyitrai, Suzi Edwards, Nicholas O'Dwyer Dec 2018

Drowning Prevention: Define And Then Gather Evidence Or Gather Evidence To Define?, Nina J. Nyitrai, Suzi Edwards, Nicholas O'Dwyer

International Journal of Aquatic Research and Education

According to the World Health Organization, drowning fatalities are a neglected public health issue ranked as the third most frequent cause of unintentional death by injury. Data used to record drowning incidents are acknowledged as inaccurate. Recommendations on drowning prevention based on these data are currently not informed by accurate, detailed and reliable evidence. Two modifications to current practice are proposed: 1) an Aquatic Incident Report needs to be developed as an extension of the current workplace incident report to prompt for information commonly not included in current drowning reports; and 2) National Water Safety Plans should be modified to ...


The Impact Of Coaches' Character On Youth Basketball Players, Natasha Hill Dec 2018

The Impact Of Coaches' Character On Youth Basketball Players, Natasha Hill

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If utilized effectively, recreation and sports can serve as major tools for developing youth, improving the educational environment, and increasing the number of productive adults that are healthier physically and mentally to positively impact society. Most research targeting recreation and sports developing youth has the perspective primarily of parents and youth. Evaluating the character strengths of coaches and youth athletes who actively participate in team basketball is vital.

An exploration of the value of basketball and character strengths of (n = 64) youth athletes, between the ages of 12 to 16 years, and the impact of their involvement with coaches that ...


Cedarville Vs. Findlay, Cedarville University Dec 2018

Cedarville Vs. Findlay, Cedarville University

Men's Basketball Programs

No abstract provided.


Cedarville Vs. Findlay, Cedarville University Dec 2018

Cedarville Vs. Findlay, Cedarville University

Women's Basketball Programs

No abstract provided.


Cedarville Vs. Hillsdale, Cedarville University Nov 2018

Cedarville Vs. Hillsdale, Cedarville University

Men's Basketball Programs

No abstract provided.


Cedarville Vs. Hillsdale, Cedarville University Nov 2018

Cedarville Vs. Hillsdale, Cedarville University

Women's Basketball Programs

No abstract provided.


Cedarville Vs. Ohio Christian, Cedarville University Nov 2018

Cedarville Vs. Ohio Christian, Cedarville University

Women's Basketball Programs

No abstract provided.


2018 Don Callan Classic, Cedarville University Nov 2018

2018 Don Callan Classic, Cedarville University

Men's Basketball Programs

No abstract provided.


2018 Don Callan Classic, Cedarville University Nov 2018

2018 Don Callan Classic, Cedarville University

Men's Basketball Programs

No abstract provided.


Cedarville Vs. Wilberforce, Cedarville University Nov 2018

Cedarville Vs. Wilberforce, Cedarville University

Women's Basketball Programs

No abstract provided.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2018

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

Newsletter recapping the top stories of the week.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2018

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

Newsletter recapping the top stories of the week.


Cedarville Vs. Trevecca, Cedarville University Nov 2018

Cedarville Vs. Trevecca, Cedarville University

Volleyball Programs

No abstract provided.


Cedarville Vs. Kentucky Wesleyan, Cedarville University Nov 2018

Cedarville Vs. Kentucky Wesleyan, Cedarville University

Volleyball Programs

No abstract provided.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2018

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

Newsletter recapping the top stories of the week.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Wku Student Affairs Oct 2018

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

Newsletter recapping the top stories of the week.


Cedarville Vs. Alderson Broaddus, Cedarville University Oct 2018

Cedarville Vs. Alderson Broaddus, Cedarville University

Volleyball Programs

No abstract provided.


Cedarville Vs. Ohio Dominican, Cedarville University Oct 2018

Cedarville Vs. Ohio Dominican, Cedarville University

Volleyball Programs

No abstract provided.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Wku Student Affairs Oct 2018

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

Newsletter recapping the top stories of the week.


Cedarville Vs. Ohio Dominican, Cedarville University Oct 2018

Cedarville Vs. Ohio Dominican, Cedarville University

Men's Soccer Programs

No abstract provided.


Cedarville Vs. Ohio Dominican, Cedarville University Oct 2018

Cedarville Vs. Ohio Dominican, Cedarville University

Women's Soccer Programs

No abstract provided.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Wku Student Affairs Oct 2018

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

Newsletter recapping the top stories of the week.


Efforts In The State Of Texas To Reduce Drownings And Submersion Injuries, Kim Tyson B.Sc., M.Sc. Oct 2018

Efforts In The State Of Texas To Reduce Drownings And Submersion Injuries, Kim Tyson B.Sc., M.Sc.

International Journal of Aquatic Research and Education

No abstract provided.


An Analysis Of Rescue Reports From The Netherlands, Brendan Donohue B.Sc., M.Sc., Joost J.L.M. Bierens Md, Ph.D., Professor Oct 2018

An Analysis Of Rescue Reports From The Netherlands, Brendan Donohue B.Sc., M.Sc., Joost J.L.M. Bierens Md, Ph.D., Professor

International Journal of Aquatic Research and Education

No abstract provided.