Presentations

Corral, M., Mala, J., & McGarry, J. The outcomes of an in-school SBYD intervention focused on developing grit and leadership characteristics. North American Society for Sport Management. NASSM. Orlando, FL. June 2016.

Mala, J., Corral, M., McGarry, J.  Elements of an Authentic Partnership During New Program Development in a High Need School.  Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH). New Orleans, LA.  May 2016.

Bellamy, P., Therriault, C., & Evanovich, J. Integrating Physical Activity and Art-Related Crafts into Lessons that Focus on Writing and Vocabulary. Literacy Essentials Conference. New Britain, CT. April 2016.

Corral, M., Mala, J.  The Impact of a Sport-Based Authentic Adolescent Leadership Program on School Climate. National Youth-At-Risk Conference (NYAR). Savannah, GA.  March 2016.

Evanovich, J., Levine, S., Briskin, B., & Franco, C. Innovative and Intentional Student-Volunteer Empowerment Through Structured and Systemized Management Practices. IMPACT Conference. Amherst, MA. March 2016.

Evanovich, J. The Myth of Meritocracy and The American Dream:  An interactive workshop. Campus Compact: Social Justice Leadership Conference. October 2015.

Cohen, A., Welty Peachey, J., Cunningham, G., Bruening, J., & Lyras, A.  Positive Results Still Call for Critical Evaluation: A Post-Event Assessment of a Sport-for-Development Initiative. North American Society for Sport Management. NASSM. Ottawa, ON. June 2015.

Bruening, J.E., Andrassy, E.J., Svensson, P., Huml, M., & Chung, M., Best Practices: Sport and Community Service. American Education Research Association, AERA. Chicago, IL. April 2015

Ward, L., Bellamy, P., & Evanovich, J.  Active Literacy Skill Building. Literacy Essentials Conference. New Britain, CT. April 2015.

Evanovich, J. The Myth of Meritocracy and The American Dream:  An interactive workshop. CT Public Allies, AmeriCorps. December 2014.

Bruening, J. E., Fuller, R. D., & Percy, V. E. A Multilevel Analysis of the Lifespan of the Campus-Community Partnership: From Initiation to Restructuring. North American Society of Sport Management (NASSM). Austin, TX. May 2013.

Piñeres, A. R., & Timme, E. M. Building Right Relationships: One Organization, One Family, and One Youth at a Time. University of Connecticut Public Engagement Symposium: UConn Making a Difference in Urban Connecticut. Storrs, CT. April 2013.

Bruening, J. E., Clark, B.S., & Borland, J. F. Opportunities to Engage: Female Student-Athletes Reflect on Mentors, Mentoring, and Community Involvement. Muhammad Ali Center Athletes and Social Change Forum. Louisville, KY. March, 2013.

Bruening, J. E., Clark, B. S., Dover. K. M., & Mudrick, M. J. Sport Based Youth Development in Practice: The Long-term Impacts of an Urban After School Program for Girls. NASSM. Seattle, WA. May 2012.

Bruening, J. E. Utilizing Campus-Community Partnerships in Sport Based Youth Development. Research Meets Practice Symposium. Temple University, Philadelphia, PA. April 2012.

Bruening, J. E., Cotrufo, R. A., Fuller, R. D, Madsen, R. M, & Wilson-Hill, D. E. Applying Intergroup Contact Theory to the Sport Management Classroom. NASSM. London, Ontario. June 2011.

Bruening, J. E., Fuller, R. D., & Evanovich, J. M. Opening the doors to grant funding: The role of sport management scholars in cross-disciplinary and community partnerships. NASSM. Tampa, FL. June 2010.

Bruening, J. E. The Art of Building a Community.” Learning Community Institute, UConn. May 2010.

Bruening, J. E., Misener, K. M., Kihl, L. K., Daprano, C. M., Moorman, A. J., Wolff, E., & Madsen, R. M. Civic Engagement: Educating Citizens through Sport Management. NASSM. Columbia, SC. June 2009

Bruening, J. E. Service and Volunteerism on the College Campus. Sport in Society Power of Sport Summit. Boston, MA. June 2009

Bruening, J. E. Husky Sport: Nutrition and Physical Activity. Community Health Care Seminar Series. West, Hartford, CT. April 2009.

Bruening, J. E. Athletes and Service. Center for the Study of Sport in Society Colloquium. January 2009.

Bruening, J. E. Healthy Youth for a Healthy Future. Surgeon General’s Roundtable. Hartford, CT. December 2008.

Bruening, J. E., Graham, C. O., Hagan, E. M., Madsen, R. M., Evanovich, J. M., Quash, T. M., & Williams, L. M. Husky Sport: University Outreach for the Health and Wellness of Urban School-Aged Youth. Eastern District AAHPERD. Newport, RI. February 2008.

Bruening, J.E., & Borland, J.F. A Role Model or a Mentor? The Impact of Influential Others on the Sport Participation Patterns of African American Female Athletes. American Alliance of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance. Baltimore, MD. March, 2007.

Bruening, J.E., Clark, B.S., & Dover, K.M.   Pre-Adolescent Female Development through Sport and Physical Activity: A Case Study of an Urban Afterschool Program. American Alliance of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance. Baltimore, MD. March, 2007.

Bruening, J. Service Learning through Sport and Physical Activity. Presented to the National Football Foundation Sport Development Conference. Springfield, Massachusetts. June, 2006.

Bruening, J. Husky Sport: Adolescent Female Development through Sport and Physical Activity. Presented to the Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Women’s Health Research Symposium. Farmington, Connecticut. May, 2006.

Clark, B., Dover, K., & Bruening, J. Husky Sport: Adolescent Female Development through Sport and Physical Activity. Presented to the Eastern District Association of the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance. Hartford, Connecticut. March 2006.

Bruening, J.E. The Student-Athlete Experience: Race and Gender.” American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance. New Orleans, LA. April 2004.

Bruening, J.E. Opportunities in Coaching Collegiate Athletics: Differences According to Race. American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance. New Orleans, LA. April 2004.

Bruening, J.E. The Other: The Experience of African American Females in Collegiate Sport.” North American Society for the Sociology of Sport. Montreal, Quebec, Canada. November 2003.

Bruening, J.E. Listening to the voices: The experiences of African American female student-athletes. Submitted to UConn Women’s Conference. April 2003.

Bruening. J.E. Strategies for Change in the Sport Participation Patterns for African American Females. Submitted to the American Alliance of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Convention. Philadelphia, PA. April 2003.

Bruening, J.E., & Lazenby, S. Sports as a Cause: A Practical Application of Civic Engagement. Submitted to the Mendelson Center Conference on Sport and Civic Engagement. South Bend, IN. March 2003.

Bruening, J.E. Society’s Message and the Individual’s Response: The Socialization Process of African American Female Student-Athletes. Submitted to the North American Society for Sport Sociology Convention. Indianapolis, IN. November 2002.