Physical Education Faculty Scholarship

Dr. Lauren Cavanaugh – Assistant Professor

  • Journal Articles Cavanaugh, L., Reeds G., Griffin K., McGhee, M., & Kuberka D. (2015). Special Olympics: From volunteering for a day to starting your own training club. PALAESTRA (aceptance rate - 90%; impact factor coming in 2017)
  • Journal Articles in Print Bull, A. & Cavanaugh, L. (in print). Helmets: A Threat to the Preservation of Women’s Lacrosse. STRATEGIES. (acceptance rate – 38%; impact factor – n/a)
  • Cavanaugh, L., Rademacher, S., Schutrum, G., & Scheider, D. (in print - summer 2016)
  • lanning and Implementing a Motor Lab Program to Enhance Literacy Skills for Students who are At-Risk for Academic Failure. Canadian International Conference on Education (acceptance rate – 16.47% based on data from the 2015 conference)
  • Lieberman, L., Haegele, J., Cavanaugh, L., & Aiello, R. (in print). The modified physical education class: An option for the least restrictive environemnt. Journal of Physical Education Recreation and Dance (acceptance rate – 38%; impact factor – n/a)
  • Book Chapter in Print Cavanaugh, L. (2016). Intellectual Disabilities. In J. Winnick (6 Ed.), Adapted Physical Education and Sport
  • Submitted Scholarly Work Quinn, T. & Cavanaugh, L. (accepted with revisions). Mental Toughness. Journal of Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (acceptance rate – 38%, impact factor – n/a)
  • PRESENTATIONS AT PROFESSIONAL MEETINGS AND SYMPOSIA (PEER-REVIEWED) Morgan, M., Cavanaugh, L., & Reeds, G. (2015)
  • Self Esteem Case Studied Among Special Olympics Participants. Ignatian Scholarship Day, Buffalo, NY
  • SERVICE TO THE PROFESSION/ACADEMIC/PUBLIC & COMMUNITY
  • Adapted Physical Education Section Chair, Western Zone New York State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance. 2011 – present

Dr. Greg Reeds – Associate Professor/Coordinator of the Sport Studies Program

  • Ignatian Scholarship Day: Self-Esteem Profiles of Special Olympic Participants Reeds, G with Cavanaugh, L and Mary Morgan Cavanaugh, L., Reeds G., Griffin K., McGhee, M., & Kuberka D. (2015)
  • Special Olympics: From volunteering for a day to starting your own training club. PALAESTRA (aceptance rate - 90%; impact factor coming in 2017)
  • Participated in an Association of Applied Sport Psychology (AASP) webinar Neuro- Psychology of Athletic Performance: Critical Moments
  • Working on Continuing Education units with the American Board of Sport Psychology Evidence Based Applied Sport Psychology Attended the National Soccer Coaches Association Convention Philadelphia, PA January 2015
  • Community Service Coached Amherst Premier Travel Boys U17 to A State Cup victory
  • Placed first and undefeated in the Robbie International Tournament in Toronto Ontario June 2015
  • Won the Columbus Crew Cup and College Showcase (2 wins 1 tie)
  • Won the Buffalo and Western New York Soccer League Title with a 9-0-1 record
  • Guest Lecturer/Adjunct Professor NCCC Motor Behavior Served on the GCC PE Advisory Board Served on the Christian Central Academy Athletic Advisory Board Served as Consultant to the Lancaster Depew Soccer Club

Dr. Clancy M. Seymour – Assistant Professor/Director of Physical and Health Education Teacher Education

  • Seymour, C. M., & Garrison, M.J. (2015). Is the physical being taken out of physical education? On the possible effects of high-stakes testing on an embattled profession’s curriculum goals. Quest. 67.(4), 400-408 http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00336297.2015.1085422. 
  • Seymour, C. M. (2016). New York State Teacher Certification. Western Zone New York State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Meeting, Buffalo, NY.  
  • Seymour, C. M. (2016). The Benefits of Joining the State and Zone Association. Western New York Physical Education Consortium, Amherst, NY.
  • Clingersmith, S., *Luppens, J., *Zaccarella., & Seymour, C. M. (2015) New Technologies in PE. City of Buffalo Schools, Buffalo, NY
  • *Aikins, L., *Denman, T., *Francisco, M., *Occhiuto, J., & Seymour, C. M. (2016) Incorporating Games and Activities with an Omnikin Ball. Western Zone New York State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Annual Conference, Buffalo, NY
  • *Carberry, R., *Kinney, D., *Juergens, C., *Odrobina, M., *Romano., A., & Seymour, C. M. (2016) Incorporating Common Core in an Elementary Basketball Unit. Western Zone New York State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Annual Conference, Buffalo, NY
  • Strong, J., & Seymour, C. M. (2016) Somewhere Between Politically Correct and Incorrect. Western Zone New York State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Annual Conference, Buffalo, NY
  • *Bottazzo, A., *Caspari, E., *Mikulec, V., *Thie, K., *Watson., C., & Seymour, C. M. (2015) Awesome Elementary Activities. Western Zone New York State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Annual Conference, Buffalo, NY
  • *Catalano, J., *Clingersmith, S., *Luppens, J., *Riniolo, N., *Zaccarella., N. & Seymour, C. M. (2015) New Technologies in PE. Western Zone New York State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Annual Conference, Buffalo, NY
  • *Icyk, Z., *Parent, A., *Rose, T., & Seymour, C. M. (2015) Fitting in Fitness. Western Zone New York State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Annual Conference, Buffalo, NY
  • Seymour C. M., & Garrison, M. J., (2015) Physical Educators’ Perspectives and Experiences with Value Added Models of Teacher Evaluation. National Association for Kinesiology in Higher Education Annual Conference, Clearwater Florida
  • *Zaccarella., N. & Seymour, C. M. (2015) New Technologies in PE. New York State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Annual Conference, Verona, NY
  • Professional Service External Reviewer, Ithaca College Faculty Promotion. February 2016 – present
  • Executive Council, New York State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance. 2015 – present
  • President, Western Zone New York State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance. 2015 – present
  • President, New York State Professional Preparation Council for Physical Education, 2014 – present
  • Higher Education Section Chair, Western Zone New York State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance. 2008 – present
  • Physical Education Advisory Board Member, Erie County Community College. 2015 – present
  • Physical Education Advisory Board Member, Niagara County Community College. 2005 – present