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    • Taekwondo: Expression Passion through Physical, Mental, and Spiritual Wellness 

      Sosa, Orel (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2012)
      In my journey, I have encountered numerous martial arts that incorporated a variety of techniques, and forms that any on viewer would find astounding. As a fellow martial artist myself, I wanted to explore something that ...
    • Taking Play Seriously: The Importance of Play and Urban Play Space Design 

      Higdon, Sophie (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2019)
      The following paper examines our urban future from the perspective of the importance of play. The lens of this research is both psychological and sociological and includes concepts such as physical, mental, emotional, ...
    • Tapering in Swimming: The Independent Creation, Implementation, and Examination of a Taper 

      Kopf, Jane (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2002)
      This study focused on the creation of a taper after considerable research into the best methods of tapering, followed by the implementation of the taper on a group of 42 swimmers ages 7 to 17 after a training period of ...
    • Team Chiropractors: The Benefits of Regular Adjustments and the Increase in Longevity of a Career 

      Powers, Adam (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2011)
      Discovered in the mid 1800's by D.D. Palmer, chiropractic care was jump started by his son, B.J. Palmer, in the early 1900's. It seems to have begun intertwined with spirituality. The discussion from the naysayers was ...
    • Testing the Waters: Development of a High School Sailing Team Sailing as an Educational Tool 

      Girrell, Andrew M. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2009)
      Traverse City Michigan and the surrounding region is endowed with many natural resources. Among the most prominent and important of these resources are the abundant and pristine fresh water lakes. Despite such a favorable ...
    • Tipped Recruiting App : Finding your Perfect Match 

      Johnson, M. Paige (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2017)
      The purpose of this paper is to take a closer look at the ever changing world of college sports recruiting and more specifically how recruiting services are changing the way recruiting is happening for both student athletes ...
    • Title IX 

      Cafmeyer, Thomas N. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2011)
      Title IX has had a remarkably positive impact on women that participate in intercollegiate athletics since its inception in 1972. In 1972, only 14% of doctoral post-graduate degrees were earned by women but thirty years ...
    • Title IX in Intercollegiate Athletics at Kalamazoo College 

      Simon, Danielle (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2018)
      The purpose of this research is to emphasize the importance of the relationship between health service providers and legal aid organizations when it comes to serving migrant and seasonal farmworkers. Medical-legal partnerships ...
    • Title IX: Before and After 

      Lester, Michelle (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2003)
      Although there are many critics of Title IX, and it has obviously not perfected the athletics system, it is still a valuable tool that has given many women opportunities they never would have had before. Many opponents ...
    • Title IX: A Social, Athletic and Gender Revolution 

      McGovern, Munirah (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2010)
      Born in 1987, fifteen years after the passage of Title IX, I was not alive to witness first-hand the beginning of its effects on United States society. While Title IX was originally implemented mainly to help protect ...
    • Tommy John Surgery and the Young Arm 

      Fodor, Taylor (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2009)
      The topic of Tommy John surgery has gained increasing media and public attention over the past few years. Much of the interest examines how the surgery has been successful for many Major League baseball players. With the ...
    • Treating Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity (ADHD) By the use of Phytochemicals and Chiropractic Care 

      Kapustka, Nicholas (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2000)
      In compliance with the graduation requirements for Kalamazoo College, I completed my Senior Individualized Project (SIP) during the summer of2000 at Wamar's Chiropractic Clinic in Imlay City Michigan. During my twelve ...
    • Treatment and Rehabilitation of Rotator Cuff Tears 

      Jaye, Cara (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2006)
      During this past summer, I shadowed Marzena Kielian. PT, OPT, as well as the other physical therapists in the office. I spent most of the time following one of Marzena's patients through his rotator cuff rehabilitation. ...
    • TWISTED METAL & BROKEN BONES: A STORY OF RECOVERY 

      Otto, Connor (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2018)
      Car accidents are an unfortunate part of our modern society that can be life altering. In 2015 alone 16,815 people in the United States were killed in car accidents, and 1,068,011 people were injured (Real time traffic, ...
    • The Ultimate Experiential Education 

      Bowman, Alexis (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2004)
    • UNDERSTANDING THE MLB DRAFT: WHY THE DRAFT FAILS TO BOTH SUCCEED AS AN EVENT AND BE AN INDICATOR AS TO WHICH TEAMS MAY EXPERIENCE FUTURE SUCCESS 

      Novetsky, Andrew (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2019)
      Why has the MLB draft never been hyped up to the same degree as the NFL or NBA drafts on major sports TV networks? Why does a good draft for a team in the MLB not equate to future success as a team the same way that is ...
    • The Unhappy Triad : a Review and Case Study of Orthopedic Injuries of the Knee Sustained During Athletics 

      McGuire, Aaron A. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2015)
      In modern sports, athletes are well aware there is always a risk of injury whenever the body is being pushed to its limit. In today’s world, the top athletes are easily accessible and on display for many to watch, such as ...
    • The Unintended Consequences of Making an Art Car 

      Becker, William Fairbank (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2018)
      When I first had the idea, I didn’t really think I’d be doing it for my senior individualized project. I thought SIP’s were supposed to be “academic,” or as it related somehow to our major or minor. What I learned while ...
    • The Universe Within Us 

      Smith, Benjamin (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2019)
      My Senior Individualized Project was spent working towards the goal of performing on stage and presenting to the community what I have been working on. Here is a link to the video of the final performance: https://vimeo. ...
    • Until It's Over: Fighting the War Against HIV/AIDS in the Millennium 

      Gray, Barrett (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2001)
      The Lansing Area AIDS network (LAAN) is one of several non-profit organizations in Michigan dedicated to serving the community through HIV and AIDS education and prevention, as well as serving those already afflicted with ...