Archive for the ‘Education’ Category

Disaster Resilience

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08.29.14

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Murphy, B. G.S. Anderson, R. Bowles and R. Cox. Planning for disaster resilience in rural, remote and coastal communities: Moving from thought to action. Journal of Emergency Management. 12(2): 105-120, 2014. Disaster resilience is the cornerstone of effective emergency management across all phases of a disaster from preparedness through response and recovery. To support community […]

Use of social networking in education

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08.29.14

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Dogoriti E, Pange J, Anderson G, (2014) “The use of social networking and learning management systems in English language teaching in higher education”, Campus-Wide Information Systems, 31(4): 254 – 263  Purpose: The use of web-enhanced teaching of the English as a foreign language in higher education in Greece is addressed in this case study which […]

Personal Training

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12.28.11

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Anderson GS, Elliott B, Woods N.The Canadian Personal Training Survey JEPonline 2010;13(5):19-28. This study examined variability in service provision, knowledge and beliefs of Canadian personal trainers across levels of certification and education. It has re-appeared in several newspapers across Canada recently preparing people for their annual New Year’s resolutions of losing weight, getting fit etc. […]

Anderson in Sweden

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11.13.10

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Greg is spending time in Sweden to present a series of seminars in bona fide occupational requirements, police office stress, and children’s participation in elite sport programs. Seminars are hosted by the School of Education and the Department of Sports Medicine at Umea University, in Umea Sweden. November  8th     Police officer physical abilities determination and testing November 11th    Lunchtime […]

Canadian Personal Training Survey

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11.04.10

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Anderson GS, Elliott B, Woods N.The Canadian Personal Training Survey  JEPonline 2010;13(5):19-28. This study examined variability in service provision, knowledge and beliefs of Canadian personal trainers across levels of certification and education. All data were collected online over an eight-month period, and included demographical data, nutrition, weight management, physical activity, and general wellness knowledge, beliefs […]

Pre-Event Massage for Increased Power Performance

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05.07.10

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Anderson and Forde to research the effects of massage on performance thanks to a Massage Therapy of BC Seed Grant. Massage has been used as a therapeutic modality for centuries in various capacities, including a long tradition in sport preparation and recovery. However, little research either supports or refutes the use of massage in a […]

Antigua: Its Not a Holiday

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05.06.10

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In Antigua 15 UFV students will work along side Antigua teachers to touch the lives of  students, and in return, have their lives touched by them… past students coment on the powerful experiences they have had through working with children, teachers and administrators while delivering lesson plans based on best practices in education in a […]

Dynamic Warm Up

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11.17.09

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Anderson, Behm, Brandenburg, and Twist presented a Symposia on Dynamic Warm Up to a packed audience at the CSEP 2009 conference held in Vancouver Nov 11-14th, 2009.  Topics covered ranged from the practical questions surrounding warm up for preparing muscles for activity, to static stretching, pre-exercise movement, to the practical application of the science. The Symposia […]

CSEP 2009 a Success

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11.17.09

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The Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology conference held in Vancouver Nov 11-14th was a huge success with more speakers, and delegates than any previous conference. Anderson, and Co-Chairs of the Organizing Committee Drs. Warburton and Bredin worked to bring the conference to Vancouver pre-Olympics for two years, and are pleased with its success and thank the […]

Anderson Delivers Coach Education

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10.06.09

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Greg Anderson delivered three modules of the Fraser Valley Level IV National Coaching Certification, in coordination with Pacific Sport – Fraser Valley and the National Coaching Institute – Victoria.  Greg delivered modules on bioenergetics, long term athlete development, and environmental physiology.