Faculty and Staff Profiles

CAROL C. IRWIN
Assoc Professor, Health Sport Sciences
Email: cirwin@memphis.edu
Office Location: Elma Roane Fieldhouse 220
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The Department of Health and Sport Sciences 

Education
  • Ph.D. Curriculum and Instruction/Health Education - Kent State University - 2003
  • M.A. Sport Pedagogy - Kent State University - 1991
  • B.A. Physical Education K-12 - University of Northern Colorado - 1979

Work Experience

  • Associate Professor, Health & Sport Sciences/College of Education, Health and Human Sciences - University of Memphis - 2007-2013
  • Coordinator, Health, Physical Education, and Lifetime Wellness, Curriculum and Professional Development/Academic Affairs - Memphis City Schools - 2004-2007
  • Assistant Professor/Clinical Instructor, Human Movement Sciences and Education/College of Education - University of Memphis - 2001-2004
  • Teacher, Physical Education/Lower School - St. Mary's Episcopal School, Memphis, TN - 1995-2000
  • Adjunct Faculty, Human Movement Sciences and Education/College of Education - University of Memphis - 1994-1995
  • Assistant Project Director, Comprehensive School Health Grant, Adult Counseling, Health and Vocational Education/College of Education - Kent State University - 1992-1994
  • Adjunct Faculty, Physical Education/School of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation - Kent State University - 1991-1992
  • Graduate Assistant, Physical Education/School of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation - Kent State University - 1990-1991
  • Teacher/Coach, Physical Education - Milliken MS/Weld County RE-5J, Johnstown, CO - 1989-1990
  • Teacher, Physical Education - Heath JHS/Weld County 6 School District/Greeley, CO - 1988-1989
  • Teacher/Coach, Physical Education and Health - Cass Lake Elementary and HS/Cass Lake, MN - 1986-1988
  • Teacher/Coach, Science, Health, and Physical Education - Milliken MS, Weld County RE-5J, Johnstown, CO - 1984-1985
  • Teacher/Coach, Physical Education, Science and Health, Social Studies, Language Arts - Westminster Elementary/Scott Carpenter JHS/Clear Lake JHS/Adams County #50 School District/ Westminster, CO - 1979-1984

Teaching Experience

  • HMSE 7996 Thesis - University of Memphis
  • PETE 7950 Special/Applied Project in Physical Education Teacher Education - University of Memphis
  • PETE 7501 Advanced Organization and Analysis of Instruction in Physical Education - University of Memphis
  • PETE 7205 Issues in Urban Physical Education - University of Memphis
  • PETE 7204 Instructional Supervision in Physical Education - University of Memphis
  • PETE 7203 Learner Assessment and Program Evaluation in Physical Education - University of Memphis
  • PETE 7201 Theoretical and Instructional Models in Physical Education - University of Memphis
  • PETE 7152 Special Problems in Physical Education - University of Memphis
  • PETE 7007 Advanced Clinical Practicum - University of Memphis
  • PETE 7006 Instruction in Physical Education - University of Memphis
  • PETE 7003 Principles of Teaching Individual and Team Sports - University of Memphis
  • PETE 7001 Applied Scientific Principles in Physical Education - University of Memphis
  • PETE 4909 Student Teaching Seminar in Physical Education - University of Memphis
  • PETE 4800 Student Teaching in Physical Education - University of Memphis
  • PETE 4300/4301 Curriculum and Integrated Learning in Secondary Physical Education - University of Memphis
  • PETE 4200: Curriculum and Integrated Learning in Elementary Physical Education - University of Memphis
  • PETE 3800 Instructional Strategies in Physical Education - University of Memphis
  • PETE 2003: Skill Competence in Individual Sports - University of Memphis
  • PETE 3604: Teaching Physical Education and Health for K-MS - University of Memphis
  • PETE 2002: Skill Competence in Team Sports - University of Memphis
  • PETE 2001: Skills in Individual Fitness and Applications to Teaching - University of Memphis
  • EXSS 7905: Curriculum in Physical Education - University of Memphis
  • EXSS 7904: Instruction in Physical Education - University of Memphis
  • EXSS 3604: Teaching Exercise and Sport Science, K-Elementary - University of Memphis
  • EXSS 3306: School Health, Safety, and First Aid - University of Memphis
  • PEP 49526: Student Teaching in Physical Education - Kent State University
  • PEP 15015: Development and Analysis of Individual Sports Skills - Kent State University
  • PEP 10907: Intermediate Tennis - Kent State University
  • PEP 10904: Beginning Tennis - Kent State University
  • PEP 10204: Beginning Badminton - Kent State University

Student Advising/Mentoring

  • Physical Education, MS - Michael Lauderdale - 2014
  • Physical Education, MS - Cassandra Dowell - 2014
  • Physical Education MS - Kevin Smart - 2013
  • Physical Education MS - Craig Pluta - 2013
  • Physical Education MS - Rebecca Bocz - 2013
  • Physical Education MS - Joshua Campbell - 2013
  • Physical Education, MS - Jeremy Crowe - 2013
  • Physical Education, MS - Debra Howard - 2012
  • Physical Education, MS - Nicole Douglas - 2012
  • Physical Education, MS - Brodie Clayton - 2012
  • Physical Education, MS - Kim Martin - 2012
  • Physical Education, MS - Orien Mitchell - 2012
  • Physical Education, MS - Robert Williams - 2012
  • Physical Education, MS - Crystal Williams - 2011
  • Physical Education, MS - Cheryl Coulson - 2011
  • Physical Education, MS - Jess Langvardt - 2010
  • Physical Education, MS - Vicki Allen - 2010
  • Physical Education, MS - Cheryl Green - 2010
  • Physical Education, MS - Faragi Phillips - 2009
  • Physical Education, MS - Waymond Gray - 2009

Support

  • Factors Associated with Pathway from Beginning Swimming to Competitive Swimming for Minority Participants (PI) - USA Swimming - $12,000.00 - 2013-14
  • An Autonomy-Supportive Intervention on Physical Education Motivation and Physical Activity (Co-I) - AAHPERD Research Consortium - $5,000.00 - 2013-14
  • Healthy Home Court: Family Fitness Challenge (Co-I) - Memphis Grizzlies - $7,500.00 - 2012-13
  • Constraints Impacting Minority Participation in Swimming-Phase II (PI) - USA Swimming - $59,500.00 - 2010-12
  • Constraints Impacting Minority Participation in Swimming (Co-I) - USA Swimming - $51,463.00 - 2007-09
  • Technology Access Funds (TAF) Grant-Polar Cardio GX Training System - University of Memphis - $11,600.00 - 2013
  • FedEx Institute of Technology Corporate Engagement (Co-PI) - FedEx Institute of Technology - $25,000.00 - 2011-13
  • Faculty Research Grant (PI) - University of Memphis Research Support Services - $6,500.00 - 2011-12
  • Make a Splash Mid-South "Learn to Swim" Program (PI) - Benjamin L. Hooks Institute for Social Change - $2,000.00 - 2011
Service
  • University of Memphis - HSS Academic Council - 2011-14
  • University of Memphis - Benjamin L. Hooks Institute for Social Change Faculty Advisory Board - 2011-14
  • University of Memphis - CEHHS Ready2Teach Curricular Redesign Committee - 2010-12
Journal Articles
  • Li, Y., Coleman, D., Ransdell, M., Coleman, L., & Irwin, C. (2014). The effect of a sport stacking intervention on handwriting with second grade students. The Physical Educator, 71(1), 59-71.    
  • Ross, S.R., Irwin, C.C., Irwin, R.L., Martin, N.T., & Ryan, T.D. (2014). Preventing African American drownings: Constraints to swimming aptitude and proposed solutions. International Journal of Aquatic Research and Education, 8(3), 219-239.    
  • Coulson, C.L., Irwin, C., & Wright, P.M. (2012). Applying Hellison’s responsibility model in a residential treatment facility: A practical inquiry project. Agora for Physical Education and Sport, 14, 38-54.   
  • Irwin, C.C., Hays, B., & Irwin, R.L. (2011). Integrative curricular program for physical education:  Classroom on the Court. Strategies, 25(2), 14-17.     
  • Li, Y., Coleman, D., Ransdell, M., Coleman, L, & Irwin, C. (2011). Sport stacking activities in school children's motor skill development. Perceptual and Motor Skills, 113, 431-438.   
  • Irwin, C.C., Irwin, R.L., Martin, N.T., & Ross, S.R. (2011). Factors impacting minority youth swimming ability and participation. Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, 82(1), A-68.   
  • Ryan, T.D., Irwin, C. C., Drayer, J., & Irwin, R.L. (2011). Parent/caregiver lack of knowledge:  A barrier to perceived youth swimming ability? International Journal of Aquatic Research and Education, 5, 219-226. 
  • Irwin, C.C., Irwin, R.L. (2011). The legacy of fear:  Is fear impacting fatal and non-fatal drowning of minority children? The Journal of Black Studies, 42, 561-576.         
  • Irwin, C.C., Irwin, R.L., Miller, M.E., Somes, G.W., & Richey, P. (2010).  Get Fit with the Grizzlies:  A community-school-home initiative to fight childhood obesity. Journal of School Health, 80, 333-339.          
  • Irwin, C.C. (2010). Practice Notes:  Make a Splash Mid-South Learn to Swim Program. Health Education and Behavior, 37, 5-10.
  • Stephens, L., Li, Y., Coleman, D., Ransdell, M., Irwin, C., & Grindle, V. (2009). Effects of a Sport Staking intervention on second-grade students. Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, 80(S-1), A-49-50.    
  • Irwin, C.C., Irwin, R.L., Ryan, T.D., Drayer, J. (2009).  Urban minority youth swimming (in)ability in the United States and associated demographic characteristics:  Toward a drowning prevention plan. Injury Prevention, 15, 234-239.  
  • Irwin, C.C., Symons, C.W., & Kerr, D.L. (2009). Behavioral intention and behavior toward the obese on a college campus:  An exploratory analysis of discriminatory behavior. American Journal of Health Education, 40, 106-117.    
  • Irwin, C.C., Irwin, R.L., Ryan, T.D., Drayer, J. (2009). The mythology of swimming:  Are myths impacting minority youth participation? International Journal of Aquatic Research and Education, 3, 1-15. 
  • Fry, A.C., Irwin, C.C., Saunders, J.P., & Richey, C.M.  (2005). Muscular strength and power in children 3-7 years old.  Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 37(5), S19.
  • Irwin, C.C. & Irwin, R.L.  (2004).  PR for PE:  Public relations for physical education.  Strategies, 18(2), 25-26. 
  • Irwin, C.C., Symons, C.W., & Kerr, D.L.  (2003). The dilemmas of obesity:  What can physical educators do to help?  Journal of Physical Education, Recreation, & Dance, 74(6), 33-39. 
  • Irwin, C. & Pettigrew, F.  (1994). A look back to the future. Physical Educator, 50, 170-176.  
Presentations
  • 2014 Baughman, B., Rach, A., Li, Y., Irwin, C., & Bene, E. Symptom Report Versus Performance-Based Assessment in Athletes: Are We Doing What We Are Saying? Sports Neuropsychology Society Concussion Symposium , Dallas, TX
  • 2014 Yli-Piipari, S., Layne, T., & Irwin, C.C. An Autonomy-Supportive Intervention on Physical Education Motivation and Physical Activity. American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance, St. Louis, MO
  • 2014 Berg, B.K., Irwin, C.C., & Irwin, R. Higher on the Policy Agenda: A Case Study of Swimming. American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, St. Louis, MO
  • 2014 Irwin, C., Li, Y., Bene, E., Rach, A., Baughman, B., Schilling, B., & Weiss, L. Popular Concussion Assessments’ Reliability Using High School and Collegiate Athletes. American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, St. Louis, MO
  • 2013 Irwin, C., Layne, T., & Wagner, S. Common Core & Physical Education. Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, Murfreesboro, TN
  • 2013 Irwin, C., Bray, N., & Yli-Piipari. Concussion: What Little We Know and What We Hope to Know. Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, Murfreesboro, TN
  • 2013 Rach, A., Baughman, B., Young, C., Bene, E., Irwin, C., & Li, Y. Abnormal ImPACT Reliable Change Indices In Asymptomatic Athletes: A Common Occurrence. National Academy of Neuropsychology Annual Conference, San Diego, CA
  • 2013 Bene, E., Li, Y., Irwin, C., Baughman, B., Rach, A., Bravo, J., Schilling, B., & Weiss, L. Pre- and Post-Season Concussion Screening of Student Athletes: Test-Retest Reliability of the Updated ImPACT Battery Version 2.1. National Academy of Neuropsychology Annual Conference, San Diego, CA
  • 2013 Irwin, C. Swimming and Drowning Disparities: Policy Implications for Communities. Invited Lecturer, Taubman Center for Public Policy and American Institutions, Brown University, Providence, RI.
  • 2012 Irwin, C.C. Why Should We Care about Swimming and Drowning Disparities In a Period of Austerity? Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management Fall Research Conference , Baltimore, MD 
  • 2012 Hall, T., Holt-Hale, S., Irwin, C., Johns-Wommack, R., Kerst-Davis, C., & Whitlock, C., First to the Top: Physical Education Student Growth Measures, Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, Murfreesboro, TN
  • 2012 Irwin, C.C., Irwin, R.L., & Wright, P.M., Developing Diversity in Swimming: Teaching Minority Youth to Swim, American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, Boston, MA
  • 2011 Irwin, C.C., Coleman, D., Bray, N., & Wagner, S.M., Don't Pull Your Hair Out! Classroom Management Refresher, Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, Murfreesboro, TN
  • 2011 Wagner, S.M., Irwin, C.C., & Banning, T., Infusing Health Education Information into Physical Education Activities, Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, Murfreesboro, TN  
  • 2011 Irwin, C.C., & Johns-Wommack, R., First to the Top:  New Teacher Evaluation in Tennessee, Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, Murfreesboro, TN
  • 2011 Irwin, C.C., Irwin, R.L., Ryan, T.D., Martin, N.T., & Ross, S.R., USA Swimming Diversity Research Summary:  Emerging Solutions from the Pool Deck, World Aquatic Health Conference, Seattle, WA
  • 2011  Irwin, C.C., Irwin, R.L., Miller, M.A., Richey, P.A., Boddie, J.T., & Dickerson, T.A.. Get Fit with the Grizzlies: A Community-School-Home Initiative to Fight Childhood ObesityCure4Kids Global Summit:  Advancing Cancer Education and Healthy Living in Our Communities, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN           
  • 2011 Irwin, C.C., Irwin, R.L., Ryan, T.D., Martin, N.T., & Ross, S.R., Constraints Impacting Minority Youth Swimming Participation-Phase II, National Drowning Prevention Alliance Symposium, Colorado Springs, CO 
  • 2011 Irwin, C., Irwin, R., Martin, N., Ross, S.  Factors Impacting Minority Youth Swimming Ability. American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, San Diego, CA         
  • 2010  Irwin, C.C, & Irwin R.L.  Constraints Impacting Minority Swimming Ability and Participation, Phase I & II. Administrative Retreat, University of Memphis 
  • 2010  Irwin, C.C, & Irwin R.L.  Constraints Impacting Minority Swimming Ability and Participation, Phase I & II. Tennessee Board of Regents and Board of Visitors Meeting, University of Memphis 
  • 2010   Irwin, C.C., Wagner, S., Ballard, C., Banning, T., Hurst, T., Manker, D., Roberts, J., & Shores, J.  Assessing Fun Fitness Games and Activities. Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual State Convention, Murfreesboro, TN 
  • 2010  Irwin, C.C., Ryan, T.D.  Minority Swimming Ability and Participation. Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual State Convention, Murfreesboro, TN   
  • 2010 Ross, S.R., Irwin, C.C., Martin, N.T., & Irwin, R.L.  Preventing African American Drownings: Constraints to Swimming Aptitude and Proposed Solutions. North American Society for Sport Sociology Annual Conference, San Diego, CA 
  • 2010  Ryan, T., Irwin, C., Irwin, R., Drayer, J.  Parent Knowledge as a Barrier to Youth Swimming. American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, Indianapolis, IN       
  • 2010  Irwin, C.C., Irwin, R.L., Ryan. T.D., Drayer, J.  Minority Youth Swimming:  Barriers Affecting Participation and Ability. American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, Indianapolis, IN     
  • 2009  Bray, N., Irwin, C.C. Creative Integrated Assessments: It’s Not Top Secret! Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual State Convention, Murfreesboro, TN 
  • 2009  Veal, M.L., Fanning, L., Irwin, C.C., Starks, C., Colclough, S. Dive Into Student Teaching:  What Physical Education Cooperating Teachers Need to Know. Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual State Convention, Murfreesboro, TN 
  • 2009  Dyson, B., Coleman, D., Irwin, C., Jordan, P. Pebworth, K.  PE Metrics: Assessing the National Standards, Standard 1: Connecting Assessment to your Instructional Process.  Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual State Convention, Murfreesboro, TN  
  • 2009  Irwin, C.C., Ryan, T.D.  Enhancing Diversity in Swimming. Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual State Convention, Murfreesboro, TN  
  • 2009   Irwin, C.C., Dyson, B., Ballard, C., Banning, T., Manker, D. Team Building Fun:  Bring Your Best Games. Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual State Convention, Murfreesboro, TN 
  • 2009  Irwin, C.C., Wright, P.M., Okunbor, E.K., & Irwin, R.L.  Enhancing Swimming Competence and Swimming Participation Among Minority Youth in Memphis:  An Evaluation of the Make a Splash Mid-South Learn to Swim Pilot Program. Benjamin L. Hooks Institute for Social Change Open House, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN    
  • 2009 Irwin, C.C.  Curricular Models in PE. Professional Development In-Service- Physical Education Teachers, Milan School District, Milan, TN  
  • 2009 Stephens, L., Li, Y., Coleman, D., Ransdell, M, Irwin, C., Grindle, V.   The Effects of a Sport Stacking Intervention on Hand-Eye Coordination, Reaction Time, and Handwriting Skills of 2nd Grade Students. American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance National Convention, Tampa, FL 
  • 2009 Overacker, T., McClanahan, B., Stockton, M., Trammel, R., & Irwin, C.  Process Evaluation of a Community-wide Interdisciplinary Program.  American Academy of Health Behaviors 9th Annual Scientific Meeting, Hilton Head, SC.   
  • 2009 McClanahan, B., Overacker, T., Stockton, M., Trammel, R., & Irwin, C.  Increasing Physical Activity in Children Enrolled in Afterschool Programs:  Activate Memphis.  American Academy of Health Behaviors 9th Annual Scientific Meeting, Hilton Head, SC.   
  • 2009 Irwin, C.C., Irwin, R.L., Ryan, T.D., Drayer, J.  Constraints Impacting Minority Youth Swimming Participation. Social Justice, Action, and Policy:  Breaking Down Silos and Generating Discourse- Department of Counseling, Educational Psychology and Research Poster Session, College of Education, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN
  • 2009 Irwin, C.C. Diabetes in Tennessee:  Nutritional Assistance for Home Health WorkersHome Healthcare of West TN, Memphis, TN
  • 2008 Irwin, C.C.  Diabetes in Tennessee:  Jewish Orthodox Diet Suggestions. Tennessee Association for Homecare, Plough Towers, Memphis, TN
  • 2008 Dyson, B.P., Coleman, D.K., Irwin, C.C.  Cooperative Learning in Physical Education in New Zealand: Why It Works Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Conference, Franklin, TN
  • 2008 Irwin, C.C., Drayer, J., Ryan, T.D., Irwin, R.L. The Influence of Parents on Swimming Participation in Inner-City Youth. North American Society for the Sociology of Sport Annual Conference, Denver, CO 
  • 2008 Irwin, C.C., Wright, P.W.  Workshop on the Value of Extra-Curricular Activities. New Teacher Center Symposium, College of Education, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN
  • 2008 Irwin, C.C., Irwin, R.L., Ryan, T.D., Drayer, J.  Get Fit with the Grizzlies:  An Assessment of a Community Outreach Initiative. Sport Marketing Association 6th Annual Conference, Gold Coast, Queensland, AUS
  • 2008 Irwin, C.C. How Coordinated School Health Can "Activate" Your Teaching. Shelby County Schools Inservice Meeting for K-1 Classroom Teachers, Memphis, TN  
  • 2007  Irwin, C.C.  Appropriate Reactions and Responses to Sexualtiy Questions.  Volunteer Memphis, Mentor Training, Memphis, TN. 
  • 2005    Fry, A.C., Irwin, C.C., Saunders, J.P., & Richey, C.M.  Muscular Strength and Power in Children 3 – 7 Years Old.  American College of Sports Medicine National Convention, Nashville, TN    
  • 2004   Irwin, C.C., Symons, C.W., & Kerr, D.L., Obesity:  College Students' Behavioral Intentions and Behaviors Toward the Obese American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, & Dance National Convention, New Orleans, LA  
  • 2004   Irwin, R.L. & Irwin, C.C., PR for PE (Public Relations for Physical Education) American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, & Dance National Convention, New Orleans, LA   
  • 2002   Irwin, C.C., Have You Heard the One About the Fat Person?  Ways to Positively Affect Attitudes and Behaviors Toward the Obese  American School Health Association National Conference, Charlotte, NC   
  • 1999   Irwin, C.C., Pitts, M., & Irwin, R.L. PR for PE (Public Relations for Physical Education) A New Approach for Field Days, Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, & Dance, Cookeville, TN      
  • 1998    Pitts, M. & Irwin, C.C., How to Implement Juggling into the Curriculum, Shelby County School District Physical Education Inservice, Memphis, TN          
  • 1997 Pitts, M. & Irwin, C.C., Juggling:  A Workout for Your Brain!,Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, & Dance, Jackson, TN   
  • 1994   Irwin, C.C., A Comparison of Physical Fitness Assessments American School Health Association National Conference,Houston, TX                                                  
  • 1994 Olds, R.S., Rubin, M.A., & Irwin, C.C., Comprehensive School Health Education:  The Bay Village Project, Centers for Disease Control Conference on Chronic Disease Prevention & Control, Washington, D.C.     
  • 1993 Olds, R.S., Rubin, M.A., & Irwin, C.C., A Systems Approach to Comprehensive School Health, American School Health Association National Conference, Pittsburgh, PA    
  • 1993 Irwin, C.C. & Ewing, K., Title IX:  A Whole New World, Ohio Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, & Dance, Columbus, OH   
  • 1993   Irwin, C.C., Women in Exercise and Sport, Kent State University Wellness Series, Kent OH            
  • 1993   Irwin, C.C., Quality Physical Education:  The Hidden Ally for Successful Health Education, Comprehensive School Health Conference-Salt Fork II, Ohio State Health Department, Salt Fork State Park, OH
  • 1993 Irwin, C.C., Mental and Physical Health Benefits for Women Through Exercise, Kent State University Health Promotion Conference, Kent,OH 
  • 1992 Pettigrew, F. & Irwin, C.C., Interactive Video in Physical Education, American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, & Dance National Convention, Indianapolis, IN                                      
  • 1991 Pettigrew, F. & Irwin, C.C., Interactive Video for Physical Education Programs in Small Schools, Ohio Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, & Dance, Dayton, OH   
Appendix C - Research/Scholarship/Creative Activities
  • Book Chapter- Irwin, C.C., Irwin, R.L., Richey, P., Miller, M., Boddie, J., & Dickerson, T. (2012). Get Fit with the Grizzlies:  A Community-School-Home Initiative to Fight Childhood Obesity Led by a Professional Sports Organization. In Y. Quintana, A.Van Kirk Villalobos, & D. May (Eds.), Advancing Cancer Education and Healthy Living in Our Communities, (pp. 163-167). Amsterdam:  IOS Press.  
  • Monograph- Irwin, C.C., & Irwin, R.L.  (2012). The Memphis Story:  Teaching a Community to Swim. Retrieved at:  http://www.splashmidsouth.org  
  • Book Chapter- Irwin, R. L., Irwin, C.C., & Drayer, J.  (2012). Get Fit with the Grizzlies:  Application of entrepreneurship in sport sponsorship. In S. Chadwick & D. Ciletti (Eds.), Sports entrepreneurship: Theory and practice, (pp. 51-64). Morgantown, WV:  Fitness Information Technology.  
  • Technical Report- Irwin, C., Irwin, R., Martin, N., & Ross, S. (2010).  Constraints Impacting Minority Swimming Participation-Phase II. Presented to USA Swimming Foundation. Found at:  http://www.usaswimming.org/DesktopDefault.aspx?TabId=1796&Alias=Rainbow&Lang=en