The Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies (RLS) provides a multitude of learning opportunities for students to grow and develop necessary professional and other functional skills to carry over to their internships. One inspiring example is an Outdoor Adventure Leadership (OAL) major, Kat Power, interning in Cape Town,...
Five students from the Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies were selected to present as part of a Student Leadership Symposium at the International Conference on Outdoor Leadership in Estes Park, Colorado. All of the presentations were well attended, showcasing the quality of the RLS program at Ithaca College. Their faculty adviser, Christopher Pelchat, Ph.D., got many accolades for the professionalism displayed by the students.
Margaret Arnold, Associate Dean of HSHP, recently presented at the National Recreation and Park Association's Annual Congress in Atlanta, Georgia.