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Karen Clevenger

Karen Clevenger, Ed. D.

Instructor

Phone: 678-839-5106 | Fax: 678-839-6195

Email:  kcleveng@westga.edu

Office: Coliseum 2033




Biography

A native of Georgia, Dr. Clevenger has pursued a career in Health, Physical Education, and Dance at all levels of learning and performance. She has been fortunate to teach at six universities (creator/director of three dance companies), several middle schools, and has served as choreographer for numerous theatre and special events. Dr. Clevenger has returned to the University of West Georgia as an Instructor with the hope of forging an international partnership in the research field of choreographed movement and memorization skills of the aged.

Education/Degrees

  • B.S., Physical Education and Health, West Georgia College,
  • M.Ed., Physical Education, Georgia State University,
  • Ed.D., Higher Education Teacher Preparation, Oklahoma State University,

Courses and Sections

  • Courses Taught
    • MGED-4286 (Teaching Internship)    
    • PHED-4500 (Personal & Comm Health Issues)    
    • PHED-4502 (School Health Education)    
    • PHED-4686 (Teaching Internship)    
    • PWLA-1600 (Personal Wellness)    
    • PWLA-1602 (Aerobics: Step)    
    • PWLA-1615 (Badminton: Beginning)    
    • PWLA-1629 (Cardio Kickboxing)    
    • PWLA-1639 (Dance: Social)    
    • PWLA-1678 (Strength and Conditioning)    
    • PWLA-1697 (Walk/Jog)    
    • PWLA-2611 (Aerobic Activities)    
    • SEED-4243L (Inst Strat for Sec Soc St Lab)    
    • SEED-7288 (Teaching Internship)    
  • Summer 2014 Sections
    • PWLA-1600 (Personal Wellness) Section: N03
    • PWLA-2611 (Walk-Jog/Cycling) Section: 01
  • Spring 2014 Sections
    • PWLA-1602 (Aerobics: Step) Section: 01
    • PWLA-1629 (Cardio Kickboxing) Section: 01
    • PWLA-2611 (UWG Dance) Section: 02
    • MGED-4286 (Teaching Internship) Section: 03
    • SEED-7288 (Teaching Internship) Section: 03
  • Fall 2013 Sections
    • PWLA-1602 (Aerobics: Step) Section: 01
    • PWLA-1629 (Cardio Kickboxing) Section: 01
    • PWLA-1639 (Dance: Social) Section: 01
    • SEED-4243L (Inst Strat for Sec Soc St Lab) Section: 03
    • PHED-4500 (Personal & Comm Health Issues) Section: 01
    • PHED-4502 (School Health Education) Section: 01
    • SEED-7288 (Teaching Internship) Section: 06
  • Summer 2013 Sections
    • PWLA-1678 (Strength and Conditioning) Section: 01
    • PWLA-2611 (Aerobic Activities) Section: 01
  • Spring 2013 Sections
    • PWLA-1602 (Aerobics: Step) Section: 01
    • PWLA-1615 (Badminton: Beginning) Section: 01
    • PWLA-1629 (Cardio Kickboxing) Section: 01
    • PWLA-1639 (Dance: Social) Section: 01
    • PWLA-1697 (Walk/Jog) Section: 01
    • PHED-4686 (Teaching Internship) Section: 04

Selected Publications

  • "Folk, Square and Social Dance": Physical Education Activities Handbook. 2nd ed. Betty Edgley and George Oberle. Winston Salem, North Carolina. Hunter Publishing Company. 1995.