LOCK HAVEN, Pa. - The Lock Haven Recreation Department and its Special Events class is sponsoring a conference called "Recreation… Bringing It All Together." This event will be held on Wednesday, November 5 at the Durrwachter Alumni Conference Center and the Parsons Union Building. The conference is open to recreation professionals, students from LHU and other universities, and the general public. A special discounted registration fee is offered to students ($5 for LHU students, $10 non-LHU students). Lock Haven University is a member of the Pennsylvania State
System of Higher Education (PASSHE), the largest provider of higher education in
the commonwealth. Its 14 universities offer more than 250 degree and certificate
programs in more than 120 areas of study. Nearly 405,000 system alumni live and
work in Pennsylvania.
Registration will begin at 8:15 with sessions starting at 8:45 and ending at 3:30. There will be interactive and educational sessions highlighting outdoor, therapeutic, fitness, and community and commercial tracks.
Dr. Jim Cain will deliver they keynote address on team building. Cain is the author of five adventure-based team building books. He holds four engineering degrees, including a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Rochester. He is a visiting professor and staff development specialist on team building and experiential education by means of adventure-based and active learning strategies. Cain will be speaking in three of the four sessions with time for questions and comments.
For more information about registration fees and other conference details, contact Judy Elliot, professor of the LHU Recreation Department, (570) 484-2584, email@example.com.