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2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Center for the Study of Sport and Exercise Science


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Dan G. Tripps, PhD, Director

Objectives

The Center for the Study of Sport & Exercise (CSSP) functions as a platform for scholarly research and teaching, continuing education, and public dissemination of information regarding the role and conduct of sports in a global society. The Center for the Study of Sport & Exercise also provides a service outreach to athletes, coaches, administrators, and parents in the Seattle metropolitan area and around the world.

 

Goals

The faculty and staff of The Center for the Study of Sport & Exercise recognize that organized sport is one of the most significant cultural institutions in America today. Thus, in the process of fulfilling its mission, they are committed to

  • Strengthening the bridges between academics and athletics, especially in the context of educating the whole person - mind, body, and spirit.
  • Expanding curricular opportunities for and the professional skills of students in academic disciplines related to sport;
  • Providing a framework for developing transformational leadership in sport at all levels of competition; and
  • Engaging in public discourse on the role of sport in society

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