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Added in 2016:
 
The effects of pace variation on the cost of running in trained runners
Ranum, Madeline L.
Advisor: Foster, C
Institution: University of Wisconsin – La Crosse
Date Completed: 2014
Catalog ID: PH 1970
Pages:54
 
A comparison of psychological factors of disordered eating behaviors in female collegiate gymnasts and collegiate softball players
Campbell, Amanda L.
Advisor: Murray, M
Institution: Springfield College
Date Completed: 2013
Catalog ID: PSY 2492
Pages: 78
 
Body composition and functional movement screen relationship with performance variables
Butterfield, Benjamin P.
Advisor: Thompson, B
Institution: Springfield College
Date Completed: 2013
Catalog ID: PH 1926
Pages: 101
 
The relative exercise intensity and selected physiological characteristics of elite log rolling athletes
Hawes, Jacob R.
Advisor: Porcari, J
Institution: University of Wisconsin – La Crosse
Date Completed: 2014
Catalog ID: PH 1971
Pages:28
 
Acute physiological responses during high intensity interval training and continuous exercise training
Harbin, Michelle M.
Advisor: Foster, C
Institution: University of Wisconsin – La Crosse
Date Completed: 2014
Catalog ID: PH 1972
Pages:54
 
Effect of acute HFCS ingestion on cardiovascular variables related to blood pressure in trained young adults
Burmeister, Mary
Advisor: Headley, S
Institution: Springfield College
Date Completed: 2012
Catalog ID: PH 1925
Pages: 121
 
The effect of posture on physiological parameters in NCAA division III college field hockey players
Brown, Jessica C.
Advisor: Paolone, VJ
Institution: Springfield College
Date Completed: 2013
Catalog ID: PSY 2491
Pages: 109
 
Anaerobic benefits of high intensity interval training versus continuous steady-state training
Schuette, Jeff
Advisor: Porcari, J
Institution: University of Wisconsin – La Crosse
Date Completed: 2014
Catalog ID: PH 1973
Pages: 44
 
Measuring the talk test as a continuous as opposed to a categorical variable
Dubiel, Joel T.
Advisor: Foster, C
Institution: University of Wisconsin – La Crosse
Date Completed: 2014
Catalog ID: HE 940
Pages: 48
 
High intensity interval training vs steady state exercise and relation to post-exercise hypotension
Roberts, Brianna
Advisor: Foster, C
Institution: University of Wisconsin – La Crosse
Date Completed: 2014
Catalog ID: PH 1974
Pages: 45
 
The development of an anaerobic sprint running test utilizing a nonmotorized treadmill
Vandusseldorp, Trisha A.
Advisor: Wright, G
Institution: University of Wisconsin – La Crosse
Date Completed: 2013
Catalog ID: PH 1967
Pages: 93
 
Prediction of training intensity from maximal running speed: "can it be that simple?"
Reynolds, Ezekiel K.
Advisor: Foster, C
Institution: University of Wisconsin – La Crosse
Date Completed: 2012
Catalog ID: PH 1968
Pages: 40
 
Comparing outcomes of cardiac rehabilitation : secondary prevention in whites and nonwhites
Masiak, Krista
Advisor: Porcari, J
Institution: University of Wisconsin – La Crosse
Date Completed: 2011
Catalog ID: HE 939
Pages: 36
 
The effect of wearing a cooling vest between two heated exercise bouts on core temperature
Brown, Jessica C.
Advisor: Paolone, VJ
Institution: Springfield College
Date Completed: 2012
Catalog ID: PH 1924
Pages: 132
 
The effect of radar gun augmented feedback on consistency of the volleyball standing float serve of intercollegiate volleyball players
Bradbury, Iain B.
Advisor: Lorenzo, D
Institution: Springfield College
Date Completed: 2012
Catalog ID: PE 4976
Pages: 99
 
A study to determine the effect of weight training in the development of leg strength and greater velocity of the ball in soccer
Boyer, Robert A.
Advisor: Seymour, EW
Institution: Springfield College
Date Completed: 1963
Catalog ID: PH 1923
Pages: 89
 
Effect of shivering on the precooling response during endurance exercise
Bouley, Katie J.
Advisor: Paolone, VJ
Institution: Springfield College
Date Completed: 2012
Catalog ID: PH 1922
Pages: 142
 
Dealing with the psychological aspects of athletes: how prepared are athletic training students?
Boots, Lindsay M.
Advisor: Brewer, B
Institution: Springfield College
Date Completed: 2010
Catalog ID: PSY 2490
Pages: 83
 
Hardiness levels and coping strategies of female head women basketball coaches in the national collegiate athletic association
Happ, Carol K.
Advisor: Wayda, V
Institution: Ball State University
Date Completed: 2013
Catalog ID: PSY 2040
Pages: 73
 
Effects of ascorbic acid supplementation on the severity of exercise-induced asthma
Tecklenburg, Sandra
Advisor: Mickleborough, TD
Institution: Indiana University
Date Completed: 2005
Catalog ID: PH 1851
Pages: 97
 
Cardiac rehabilitation exercise adherence: the influence of exercise benefits, barriers, locus of control, and intrinsic motivation
Gregory, Arden R.D.
Advisor: Braun, LT
Institution: Rush University
Date Completed: 1998
Catalog ID: PSY 2167
Pages: 219
 
Electromyographic comparison of a variety of abdominal exercises to the traditional crunch
Stenger, Edward M.
Advisor: Porcari, JP
Institution: University of Wisconsin – La Crosse
Date Completed: 2013
Catalog ID: PH 1919
Pages: 48
 
The contextual interference effect on the memory system: motoric or percepetual?
Whitman, Shawn P.
Advisor: Yuhua, L
Institution: University of Memphis
Date Completed: 2000
Catalog ID: PSY 2116
Pages: 26
 
Blood pressure reduction following the accumulation of short physical activity sessions versus a continuous physical activity session in prehypertension
Park, Saejong
Advisor: Wallace, JP
Institution: Indiana University
Date Completed: 2006
Catalog ID: PH 1850
Pages: 334
 
Effects of different exercise promotion strategies and stage of exercise on reported physical activity, self-motivation, and stages of exercise in worksite employees
Cash, Tamra L.
Advisor: Sachs, M
Institution: Temple University
Date Completed: 1997
Catalog ID: PSY 2101
Pages: 238
 
Effects of incremental versus constant-load exercise upon selected visual parameters in college-aged males and females
Larouere, Brian
Advisor: Dooly, CR
Institution: Slippery Rock University
Date Completed: 1998
Catalog ID: PSY 2097
Pages: 63
 
Kinematic and kinetic evaluation of high speed backward running
Arata, Alan W.
Advisor: Bates, BT
Institution: University of Oregon
Date Completed: 1999
Catalog ID: PSY 2063
Pages: 222
 
Exercise, nutrition, and homocysteine
Joubert, Lanae Marie
Institution: Oregon State University
Date Completed: 2007
Catalog ID: PH 1852
Pages: 141
 
A comparison of nerve conduction velocities between active and sedentary adults with type 2 diabetes
Jones, Franz
Advisor: Wallace, JP
Institution: Indiana University
Date Completed: 2006
Catalog ID: PH 1849
Pages: 201
 
Exercise-induced muscle damage and immune cell apoptosis
Park, Kyung-Shin
Advisor: Sedlock, DA
Institution: Purdue University
Date Completed: 2006
Catalog ID: PH 1847
Pages: 137
 
Psychological skills, coaching, and performance of cyclo-cross athletes
Harrison, Grant 
Advisor: Hepler, T
Institution: University of Wisconsin – La Crosse
Date Completed: 2013
Catalog ID: PE 4971
Pages: 53
 
An examination of medical care for high school athletics in South Carolina
Wham Jr., George Samuel
Institution: University of South Carolina
Date Completed: 2006
Catalog ID: PE 4854
Pages: 236
 
Validation and application of a noninvasive prediction of adult height
Waggener, Wesley Robert
Institution: Michigan State University
Date Completed: 2007
Catalog ID: PE 4853
Pages: 168
 
The strict liability principle and the human rights of the athlete in doping cases
Soek, Janwillem
Institution: Erasmus University Rotterdam
Date Completed: 2006
Catalog ID: PE 4852
Pages: 374
 
Presences of architecture and design in dance
Mam, Jeannhenriette Sopanha
Advisor: Caldwell, L
Institution: Texas Woman’s University
Date Completed: 2007
Catalog ID: PE 4849
Pages: 36
 
Electromyography measures of gluteus and hip muscle activation of recreational athletes during non-weight-bearing exercises
Sieve, Kimberly Sue
Institution: Michigan State University
Date Completed: 2007
Catalog ID: PE 4851
Pages: 89
 
Estimation of energy expended while swimming utilizing an omnidirectional accelerometer
Johnston, Jeane D.
Institution: Indiana University
Date Completed: 2006
Catalog ID: PE 4830
Pages: 275
 
Presences of architecture and design in dance
Mam, Jeannhenriette Sopanha
Institution: Texas Woman’s University
Date Completed: 2007
Catalog ID: PE 4849
Pages: 36
 
Changing eating habits, time spent outside and food security with a garden curriculum
Klonowski, Jamie
Advisor: Gilmore, GD
Institution: University of Wisconsin – La Crosse
Date Completed: 2012
Catalog ID: PE 4973
Pages: 129
 
Bone properties and skeletal maturity in adolescent males as assessed by quantitative ultrasound
Braid, Sarah Anne
Advisor: Falk, B
Institution: Brock University
Date Completed: 2007
Catalog ID: PE 4814
Pages: 168
 
A comparison of hip and knee extension torques in conventional and split squat exercises
Meyer, Benjamin W.
Institution: Indiana University
Date Completed: 2005
Catalog ID: PE 4839
Pages: 27
 
A case study of recreation programs serving warriors in transition
Frisch, Andrea N.
Advisor: Ardovino, P
Institution: University of Wisconsin – La Crosse
Date Completed: 2013
Catalog ID: RC 623
Pages: 59
 
Cups, cowbells, medals, and flags: sport and national identity in Germany, 1936-2006
Burkel, Laurel M.
Advisor: Abenheim, D
Institution: Naval Postgraduate School
Date Completed: 2006
Catalog ID: PE 4816
Pages: 121
 
An examination of the general understanding of Idaho High School football coaches relative to concussio
Faure, Caroline E.
Advisor:
Institution: Idaho State University
Date Completed: 2006
Catalog ID: PE 4847
Pages: 202
 
Dance education: the influence of technique, choreography and competition
Pearse, Emily
Advisor: Krajewski, R
Institution: University of Wisconsin – La Crosse
Date Completed: 2011
Catalog ID: PE 4972
Pages: 81
 
 
Endothelin-1 and oxygen saturation during exercise in normoxia and hypoxia
Giles, Luisa
Advisor:
Institution: University of British Columbia
Date Completed: 2007
Catalog ID: PH 1848
Pages: 78
 
Factors influencing responses on student evaluations of teachers in recreation curriculum
Gray, Joey H.
Advisor: Young, SJ
Institution: Indiana University
Date Completed: 2006
Catalog ID: RC 597
Pages: 246