Physical Education and Recreation

The Department of Physical Education and Recreation promotes an active and healthy lifestyle that can be passed on through teaching others. Research is an important part of making sure the information and methods used are up to date and effective, as well as to help provide programs that are well suited for the University.

Scholarship and creative activity


McKinney, M. (2017). Factors influencing angler's support or opposition to a trout fishing regulation change: A case study on section 3 of Penns Creek (Doctoral dissertation). Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA.


McKinney, M.C., Kerstetter, D. L., Caldwell, L. L., Hickerson, B., Woods, B. (2017, April). Factors Influencing Anglers' Support or Opposition to a Trout Fishing Regulation Change. Presented at the Northeast Region Recreation Symposium, Annapolis, MD.


Humberstone, B., & Riddick, C. (2020). Ethical issues and practicalities in outdoor studies. In B. Humberstone & H. Prince (Eds.), Research methods in outdoor studies. Abingdon, UK: Routledge.