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    • The Making of "Cityscapes" 

      Becker, Amy (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 1982)
    • Mathematics through Movement: Arts Integration in Secondary Education 

      Donnelly, Caitlin E. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2013)
      Arts integration is defined as an approach to teaching and learning that uses the fine and performing arts as primary pathways to learning. Arts integration has been studied and in many cases proven to be more effective ...
    • Mechanisms of Muscle Hypertrophy 

      Thiede, Andrew W. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2017)
      A very important aspect of strength training is the athlete having the adequate muscle mass to successfully move a desired load. The body has developed a multitude of pathways that result in muscle hypertrophy, an increase ...
    • Medical Epicondylitis: A Case Study 

      Kipker, Josh (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 1999)
      The human body is frequently overwhelmed with a great deal of physical stress. This is due in great part to our physically demanding lifestyles that require us to participate in activities that place a lot of stress upon ...
    • The Mental Competition 

      DePree, Jeremy (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2016)
      This project is very close to my heart, as anxiety is something that has impacted not only my life in a large way, but also the lives of many of my family members and friends. Anxiety disorders are a form of mental illness. ...
    • Meta-Analytic Driven Best Practices Guidelines for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury Prevention 

      Smith, Grace F. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2017)
      The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is one of the major stabilizing ligaments of the knee, but it is also the site of many extremely costly injuries in athletics. ACL tears are suffered approximately 3 times more often ...
    • Methodology of Exercise and Pregnancy in Women and a Proposed Plan for Standardization 

      Suseland, Shelby (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2019)
      The data and professional opinions regarding exercise during pregnancy has not always been consistent. Over time, results from research have found that in general, the effects of exercise is either neutral or beneficial ...
    • Mind(fulness) Over Matter 

      Yi, Esther (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2018)
      Stress causes unwarranted tension onto all living organisms and triggers many physiological and psychological responses. An accumulation or being in a constant state of stress has detrimental effects—especially in humans. ...
    • 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 ...