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SMG 161 - Introduction to Sport, Recreation, and Leisure: Home


Dr. Lance Kaltenbaugh
Contact Info:
Department of Sport Management
RSSC 248
Phone: 419-289-5477

SMG 161 Basic Concepts of Sport, Recreation, and Leisure

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Your Assignment

Select an Article

  • Identify a trend or topic that concerns sport, recreation, play, or leisure.
  • Find a peer-reviewed (scholarly, academic) article published within the last ten years.
  • Cannot use articles from magazines (ex. Sports Illustrated, Time, Newsweek) or newspapers for this assignment.


Notecard and Presentation

In addition to selecting an article, you are to give a 3-5-minute presentation and introduce your article to your classmates.  Students are required to submit a notecard with a properly formatted APA citation to their peers.

Notecards should be 3 x 5 in size with citation typed and pasted on the front plus two questions typed and pasted on the back.Notecard must also be 2-hole punched. Presenter is permitted to ask questions to promote discussion about his/her selected article.

A copy of article is not required for submission.


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