Physical education and training
Found in 8 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.
University of Iowa professor of physical education, 1930 to retirement. Research specialty in anthropometry, or the analysis of motor skills.
Faculty member in the Department of Physical Education for Women at the State University of Iowa from 1949 to 1980.
Feminist and physical educator who was a strong proponent of the ERA and Title IX.
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