Geneva College

 

 

Kimerly R. Gall

Dr. Kimerly GallOffice Phone: 724-847-6501
kgall@geneva.edu

Disciplines/Field of Instruction

  • Athletics/Physical Education 

Degrees Received

  • Ph.D., 1997, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
    College of Education (Physical Education - Teacher Education)
    Cognate: Coaching Effectiveness 
  • M.S., 1980, University of Dayton, Dayton, OH
    Master Teacher in Physical Education with Principal S Certification
  • B.A., 1978, Cedarville College, Cedarville, OH
    Major in Physical Education (K-12) and Minor in Health (7-12)

Courses Taught

  • PED 205/SPM 205 - Coaching Practicum/Sport Management Practicum
  • Fitness and sport activity courses 

Presentation/Publications

Contributions to Books:

  • Zuidema, M. (Ed.). (2006). Physical Education K-2 and Physical Education 3-5 (4th ed.). Grand Rapids, MI: Christian Schools International.
  • Tuuk, D., & Bratt, W. (2005). 1953-2003 Golden Years. Calvin's First Half-Century in the MIAA. Calvin Alumni Association.

Articles:

  • Gall, K.R. (April, 2006) A Lesson from that One Man Out of Ten. Christian Educator’s Journal.
  • Gall, K.R. (February, 2006). Respecting Appropriate Boundaries Between Coaches and
  • Athletes.  Christian Educator’s Journal.
  • Gall, K.R. (Fall, 2005). History of the Calvin College Physical Education Program. MAHPERD Journal.
  • Gall, K.R. (Spring, 2005). Youth Sports-Pros & Cons. HPE 4 ME Newsletter. Baptist Bible College.
  • Gall, K.R. (December, 2004). Eureka Moments Each Day.   Christian Educator’s Journal.     

National Presentations:

  • Gall, K. R. & Brown, E. (November 9, 2007).  Children on the Move. Mid-Atlantic Christian Schools Association (MACSA), Lancaster, PA.        
  • Gall, K. R. & Brown, E. (November 8, 2007). Practical Tips And Suggestions For Coaching At Any Level in the 21st Century. Mid-Atlantic Christian Schools Association (MACSA), Lancaster, PA.
  • Gall, K. R. & Brown, E. (June 16, 2007). Teaching Core Virtues. Christian Society For Kinesiology and Leisure Studies (CSKLS), Deerfield, IL (Trinity Christian University).

State:

  • Gall, K.R., McCaughtry, N., Brylinsky, J., Hall, B., & Barnard, S. (November 11, 2006).  Diversity in the Gym: A Panel Discussion on Teaching Diverse Races, Sexualities, and Gender. Michigan Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance State Conference, Kalamazoo, MI.
  • Gall, K.R. (November 18, 2005). Physical Education Teachers Unite with Elementary Teachers to Encourage Physical Activity. MAHPERD State Conference. Traverse City, MI.

Local:

  • Gall, K.R., Bosscher, J., Kolk, S. & Zomer, R. (August 29, 2007).  Presenter in “Preliminary Report on Academic Integrity Survey” – Calvin College fall faculty conference.
  • Gall, K.R. (November 1, 2006). “Teaching to the Core Virtues.” Calvin College Lunch Time Presentation Series.
  • Gall, K.R., DeYoung, R., Hardy, L., & Jadrich, J. (August 30, 2006). Presenter in “Formation in the Classroom” – Calvin College Telling Metaphors fall faculty conference.

Awards & Distinctions Received

  • Antoinette Lowry Barr Scholarship Award, The Ohio State University (1997, 1996).
  • Oberteuffer Award, The Ohio State University (1995).
  • NAIA District 18 Tennis Coach-of-the-Year (1993, 1992, 1990).
  • NAIA District 18 Athletic Administrator-of-the-Year (1993-1994, 1987-88).
  • NCCAA District 1 Basketball Coach-of-the-Year (1991-92, 1989-90, 1986-87).
  • NAIA District 18 Basketball Coach-of-the-Year (1984-85).
  • Cedarville University Women’s Athlete of the Year (1977-78)

Affiliations, e.g., membership in professional organizations, etc.

  • National Association of Collegiate Women’s Athletic Administrators (NACWAA) (2007- present)
  • American Alliance of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (AAHPERD) (1974-1993, 1994-present)
  • Michigan Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (MAHPERD) (2002-present)

 

Point of Excellence

Geneva engineering students compete in national competitions including the Solar Splash, Steel Bridge Building and the Society of Automotive Engineers Baja Competition.

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Upcoming Events
Apr23
Chapel
Geneva chaplain Rutledge Etheridge
Metheny Fieldhouse 10:10 a.m.

Apr23
Networking & Etiquette Dinner
Presidents Dining Room 5:00 p.m.

SUMMER CLASSES
Advance your degree through May@Geneva
Running May 12 through June 6, May term offers key courses as well as electives and travel options.
COMMUNITY
Geneva to host National Day of Prayer breakfast
Faculty, staff, students and the community are invited to campus for prayer and breakfast on Thu., May 1 at 7:30 a.m.
ALUMNI
Celebration Weekend for the classes of ’54 and ’64
Special events for 50- and 60-year alumni are planned to coincide with Commencement.
ARTS & CULTURE
Geneva Reading Series IV: "A New, New Hope"
The final event in the series for the 2013-14 academic year will be on Apr. 23 at 7 p.m.
ARTS & CULTURE
Symphonic Band to present Spring Concert
The 68-member ensemble will perform on Apr. 26 at 7:30 p.m.