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Department of Movement Sciences

Mailing Address:
College of Education, Health and Human Sciences
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2401
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2401

Phone: 208-885-7921

Fax: 208-885-5929

Email: movementsciences@uidaho.edu

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Bruce Saxman, M.A.

Bruce Saxman, M.A.

Clinical Assistant Professor, Program Coordinator, Recreation, Sport, and Tourism Management

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MG 203C

Phone

208-885-2165

Mailing Address

875 Perimeter Drive MS 2401
Moscow, ID 83844-2401

  • M.A., Recreation Administration, University of Nebraska‐Omaha, Omaha, NE, 2000

  • B.S., Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Management, Emphasis in Resource Management, Minor in Anthropology, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 1998

  • Enhancing the Lives of Guests Award, Zoar Outdoor Adventure Resort (2014)

  • Carl Stoddard Staff Service Award, Green Mountain College (2013)

  • Outstanding Service Award, University of Wisconsin – Stout (2004)

  • Purple Merit Star, National Ski Patrol (2004)

Bruce Saxman has worked in the outdoor recreation industry since 2001 in both administration and education contexts. He directed the outdoor programs at the University of Wisconsin–Stout and Green Mountain College before making the transition to teaching full time. Bruce’s primary interests are effective education delivery in constantly changing outdoor environments, promoting critical thinking skills for outdoor leaders, and understanding student motivation in stressful learning environments.

  • Student motivation in adventure activities

  • Adventure education delivery in dynamic environments

  • Saxman, B. & Stuessy T. (2012). Staff Training. In G. Harrison & M. Erpelding (Eds.), Outdoor Program Administration: Principles and Practices (pp. 219‐234). Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics.

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Department of Movement Sciences

Mailing Address:
College of Education, Health and Human Sciences
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2401
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2401

Phone: 208-885-7921

Fax: 208-885-5929

Email: movementsciences@uidaho.edu

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