Tag: Faculty-Staff

Monster Dash 2015
October 30, 2015

Faculty Compete in Monster Dash

Renee Harrington, Henry Kidd, Terry Dash, and Tommy Holden competed in the second annual UREC Monster Dash, placing an impressive 3rd overall. The 5K race consisted of several obstacles including scaling piles of hay bales,

August 25, 2015

Moennich Earns USGTF Certification

Kevin Moennich, Lecturer in Health and Exercise Studies, passed his verbal teaching and playing ability tests with the United States Golf Teachers Federation (USGTF). Kevin visited the Green Garden Country Club in Chicago, Illinois to

April 8, 2015

Autumn Belk Wins Outstanding Teacher Award

Autumn Belk, teaching assistant professor in Health and Exercise Studies, was chosen to receive an Alumni Association Outstanding Teacher Award for 2015. Ten awardees were chosen for this honor which recognizes individuals who further the

December 1, 2014

Faculty Profile: Terry Dash

[Interviewed by Scott Schneider] I recently sat down with my good friend and colleague Terry Dash and asked him a few questions about his long career as an outdoor educator. Schneider: You’ve been teaching for the

September 24, 2014

NAEMSE Conference

Ginny Renkiewicz attended the National Association of EMS Educators (NAEMSE) Conference September 16-22 in Reno, Nevada.  Her research entitled: “The Attrition Condition: Use of a Preparatory Course to Reduce EMT Course Attrition and Improve Pass

August 22, 2012

Sally Almekinders Qualifies For World Duathlon Championships

Sally Almekinders has earned a spot on TEAM USA for the 2012 ITU standard distance (10k,40k,5k) Duathlon World Championships. The qualifying race, USAT Duathlon National Championship, was held in Oro Valley, Arizona in April. The

August 20, 2012

Scott Schneider Climbs Kilimanjaro

This past July I got a once in a lifetime opportunity to join two other gentlemen in an attempt to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, Africa. Our goal was to climb the world’s tallest freestanding