Outdoor Recreation

Outdoor Recreation

Delta State University is home to the state’s first outdoor education program.  The Outdoor Recreation Education Program (OREP) is an academic/experiential learning program for outdoor recreation adventure activities.  Expeditions in canoeing, sea-kayaking, rock climbing, white water rafting, mt. biking, snowboarding/skiing, backpacking, and sailing can be taken at DSU.  Courses are offered every fall and sparing semester with a limit of 10students in each course.  Hands-on learning happen in the outdoor recreation laboratory on Wednesdays from 2-4pm and expeditions happen on weekends or over breaks depending on what course you sign up for.  For more information about OREP contact 662.846.4567 or 662.846.4570.


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Fall 2017 COURSES

MISSISSIPPITOPIA

OREP CREW


Director: Todd M. Davis,  CPRP
Dave Heflin Professorship
Director Recreation Leadership & Outdoor Adventure
662.856.4570 | tdavis@deltastate.edu

Campus Office Hours:
T & W 10-12 & 2-4 | Th 10-12 | WY113

Education:
BS Ed Physical Education / Health | University of Idaho
MS Sport & Recreation Administration | University of Idaho
EdD Doctorate of Education (Candidate)(ABD) | Delta State University

Links:
Spotlight Article HERE  |  Resume/CV HERE | Teaching Philosophy HERE

Graduate Assistant: Daniel Koepp
Coordinator for Trips/Programs & Asst. Guide
662.856.4567 | dgk5665@gmail.com

Campus Office Hours:
T & W 10-12 & 2-4 | Th 10-12 | WY119

Education:
BA English | University of Louisiana Lafayette
MS Sport & Recreation Administration | Delta State University (May 2017)

Lead Work Study: Katie Gennarelli
Asst. Coordinator for Trips/Programs & Asst. Guide
662.856.4567 | katiegennarelli@yahoo.com

Campus Office Hours:
T & W 10-12 & 2-4 | Th 10-12 | WY119

Education:
AA Outdoor Recreation Leadership | Miss. Gulf Coast Comm. College
BS Recreation Leadership | Delta State University (May 2017)

Asst Work Study: Heather Wilson
Asst. Coordinator for Trips/Programs
662.856.4567

Campus Office Hours:
T & W 10-12 & 2-4 | Th 10-12 | WY119

Education:
BS Recreation Leadership | Delta State University  (May 2018)

TO ENROLL CONTACT TODD DAVIS – TDAVIS@DELTASTATE.EDU  -or-  662.846.4570

Class Size Limited to 10 participants.

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