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    • Mindfulness, Stress Management, and Holistic Wellbeing 

      Wynkoop, Mitchell (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2018)
      Mindfulness is an integral element in maintaining psychological and physiological well being through stress management. Stress management is crucial for maintaining a balanced, healthy, and happy life. Stress must always ...
    • Modular Design for Character Creation : Outdoor Edition 

      Kleppe, Megan (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2018)
      Focusing on the spiritual and biological connection between people and nature as a method of character creation, this outdoor experiment allowed for the creation of the novella Mechanized Memory. It also fostered a ...
    • Modular Design for Character Creation: Outdoor Edition 

      Kleppe, Megan (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2018)
      Focusing on the spiritual and biological connection between people and nature as a method of character creation, this outdoor experiment allowed for the creation of the novella Mechanized Memory. It also fostered a ...
    • Motivation 

      Graham, Andrew (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2004)
      In writing this paper I have tried to convey what the meaning of motivation means to me. Business and athletics have been, and always been, a strong part of my life. The relationships that I have gained in my athletic ...
    • Movement Studies: Princess Hamlet 

      Kaikowska, Catherine (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 1983)
    • The Negro Leagues: A Short History with Interviews 

      Aerni, Greg (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2006)
      have always been a sports fan and my most favorite sport has always been baseball. I thought I knew a good deal about the sport of baseball, unaware that there was a chapter of baseball with which I was completely unfamiliar. ...
    • Neuromuscular Adaptions in Isokinetic, Isotonic, and AgilityTraining Programs 

      Bastian, Steven Daniel (1994)
      Weight training is an integral part of most athletic conditioning programs, yet the effect of these programs on neuromuscular function remains unclear. This project was designed to determine the effect of isotonic, isokinetic, ...
    • Nutrition and Body Building 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 19xx)
    • Nutrition and Dieting: A look at Diets, Nutrition, Exercise, Supplements, and Eating Disorders 

      Halamka, Jody (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2005)
      Through all the research that I have done, I have learned much helpful information that has changed the way that I look at dieting, nutrition and weight loss. I now have a better understanding of how the whole process works ...
    • The Olympics: A Case Study of the Role of Competitions within Society 

      Fotieo, Steven (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2017)
      Sports can serve a wide range of different functions within a society. Competitions are often viewed as their most evident function, a contest of skill and stratagem between opposing forces. This analysis examines a less ...
    • Open Rotator Cuff Surgery: A Case Study in Orthopedic Medicine 

      Ruckman, Doug (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 1998)
      The shoulder joint is a ball and socket joint. It enjoys the most freedom of movement of any joint in the human body. The humeral head (ball) fits into the socket of the glenoid cavity (socket). The cavity is less concave ...
    • Osteotomy: A Case Study in Orthopedic Medicine 

      Dube, Matthew (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 1997)
      The knee appears to be an insecure joint between the two longest bones in the body, it is subject to much leverage; articular surfaces are poorly confruent and range of motion is limited. Nevertheless, the powerful ligaments ...
    • Outcomes for Pediatric Supracondylar Humerus Fractures Treated by Orthopaedic Surgeons with and without Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery Fellowship Training 

      South, Shannon (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2018)
      This retrospective chart review study evaluated the outcomes of pediatric supracondylar humerus fractures treated by orthopaedic surgeons with and without pediatric orthopaedic fellowship training. The outcomes evaluated ...
    • The Over-Medicalization of Childbirth and the Role of the Doula 

      Torres, Nadia (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2016)
      The process of childbirth has recently come to be seen almost exclusively as a process of pathology in this country. The medicalization of childbirth, while not inherently negative, has nevertheless now reached an unsustainable ...
    • Patellar Dislocations : A Review and Case Study 

      Weissenborn, Clayton (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2015)
      The purpose of this paper is to fully investigate every aspect of a kneecap dislocation/subluxation and what an athlete can expect if he or she endures one of these injuries. First, the general anatomy of the knee will be ...
    • Pay to Play 

      Lucas, Hartlee (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2017)
    • Perceptions of Stress Among Athletes 

      Robison, Joshua Slater-Jared (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2017)
      With scores of individuals competing in sport every year, new ways of envisioning what potential stressors an athlete might experience need to be examined. Besides, the traditional practices of focusing on the physical ...
    • Physical Activity: An Alternative Approach to Stuttering 

      Simmons, Kylah M. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2017)
    • Physical Therapy : Keeping the "Dis" Out of the "Able" 

      Swenson, Amy E. (1998)
      The author combines a journal reflecting on her experiences interning in physical therapy at Bronson Methodist Hospital with a review of the areas of specialization within physical therapy.
    • Picking the Body 

      Schneberger, Maxwell (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2018)
      The author presents a series of poems and short stories tied together by the theme of substance abuse.