wa00002/wa00002.2. College Sports and Intercollegiate Athletics
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
An outstanding athlete and the first woman to receive an athletic letter at the University of Iowa. She graduated in 1923.
Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.
Received her master's degree from the Department of Physical Education for Women at the State University of Iowa in 1952.
Oral history project of the Iowa Women's Archives.
Faculty member in the Department of Physical Education for Women at the State University of Iowa from 1949 to 1980.
Journalist who worked for the Office of Public Information at the University of Iowa.
Journalist for the Toledo Blade and writer of the first Nancy Drew mysteries and other children's series books; collection includes writings, clippings, scrapbooks, fan mail, photographs, and a typewriter.
Physical education teacher whose papers include records of the Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women and of the Association for Girls and Women in Sport.
The department was established in 1924 and was a pioneer in the development of graduate study and professional training. The department existed until 2010 under a variety of names and organizations.
University of Iowa Department of Physical Education for Women: Women's Recreation Association records
WRA provided college women opportunities to participate in sports, either intramural or as a member of a sport club