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Wellness: Plans for Life and Career

Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at 12:00 PM until 1:00 PMCentral Daylight Time

Join us for an interactive webinar that will provide you with insights into the many areas of your life that comprise your holistic wellness—and for an introduction to DePaul University’s new Bachelor of Arts in Recreation and Sport Management. Sport management and recreation services are some of the largest and fastest growing industries in the world, especially in and around Chicago—home of the largest municipal parks and recreation organization in the country. This webinar will introduce you to the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in the Recreation and Sport Management field as well as provide insight on how to use your experience to take your career to the next level.

This webinar is appropriate for: 
  • Working adults employed in the leisure service industry who are looking to advance their careers
  • Individuals interested in careers in managing recreation and sport organizations, sport management, recreation administration, event planning and fitness
By the end of the webinar you will:
  • Understand the range of personal wellness areas that comprise your whole being and insights into balancing all aspects of your wellness 
  • Learn how leisure and recreation services are essential for healthy communities in terms of social climate, environmental quality, and economic stability
  • Explore the variety of career paths connected to the field of leisure services management
  • Examine recreation and sport management industry trends and projected growth for jobs in this wide-ranging field
Dr. Dan K. Hibbler is a resident faculty member of DePaul University School of Continuing and Professional Studies (SCPS). His PhD in Leisure Behavior is from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His interests focus on leisure behavior and leisure administration in urban environments related to issues of social justice.