137 Sport for Development and Peace: Initiatives, Challenges, and Pathways Forward

Tuesday, March 13, 2012: 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
Convention Center: Room 204
NASPE/Research/Social Sciences
Presider: Dean M. Ravizza, Salisbury University, Salisbury, MD
This multidisciplinary session will focus on the logical and systematic use of sport as a means to address global development and peace objectives. Our diverse panel of academics, researchers, and field practitioners will share their perspectives and experiences in Sport for Development and Peace programming, curriculum development, and research along a wide range of global physical, social, economic development issues. Practical implications and challenges to meeting these issues through international sport programs will be addressed.
Exploring 'Best Practice' in Sport and International Development Projects
John Nauright and Kelsey Moore, George Mason University, Manassas, VA
A Comparative Analysis of the IOC's Olympic Education Programs
Emese Ivan, St. John's University, Queens, NY and Carla Vidoni, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
Advancing Long-Term Sport-for-Development Monitoring and Evaluation Strategies
Jon Welty Peachey1, Alexis Lyras2 and Adam Cohen1, (1)Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, (2)University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
Service-Learning: Sport and Community Development With Iraqi Refugees
Ashleigh Huffman, University of Tennessee Knoxville, Knoxville, TN
Current Research and a Practical Approach to Building Trauma-Informed Interventions
Lou Bergholz, EdgeworkConsulting, Somerville, MA
Sport, Health and Empowerment in Traumatized Societies
Bojana Blagojevic and Bryan Mark Urbsaitis, LaGuardia Community College, Long Island City, N.Y., NY
Right to Sport, Recreation and Play for Persons With Disabilities
Mary A. Hums1, Eli A. Wolff2 and Meg Hancock1, (1)University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, (2)Brown University, Providence, RI
Cross-National Project to Advance Girls and Women's Sport in Montenegro
Carole Oglesby, California State University, Northridge, Northridge, CA and Marjorie Snyder, Women's Sports Foundation, East Meadow, NY
A Sports-Based Approach for Behavior Change Education in HIV/AIDS Prevention
G. Kirk Friedrich, Grassroot Soccer, Norwich, VT
Sport and Development—A Multidisciplinary Approach in Civil Society
Katrin Koenen, International Council of Sport Science and Physical Education (ICSSPE/CIEPSS), Berlin, Germany
Building Cross-Demographic Social Networks Through Sport
Ann Peel, Havergal College, Toronto, ON, Canada
Sport & Peacebuilding: Mapping the Field and Identifying Promising Practices
Sarah Hillyer, Georgetown University, Washington, DC
Playing Sport, Developing Societies, Building Peace: Soccer in Splintered Communities
Mark Norman, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada and Joel Rookwood, Liverpool Hope University, Liverpool, United Kingdom
Uses of Sport for Youth Violence Prevention in El Salvador
James Mandigo, Brock University, St. Catharines, ON, Canada and John Corlett, University of Winnepeg, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Going Global: Opportunities for University Student and Faculty Involvement
Darlene A. Kluka, Barry University, Miami Shores, FL
  • Moore and Nauright Sport Development AAHPERD slides.ppt (1.2 MB)
  • SDP Conference Session Presentation Schedule.pdf (174.0 kB)
  • Carole Oglesby AAHPERD SDP presentation.ppt (1.6 MB)