UCM professor earns national recognition | Community | dailystarjournal.com

Dennis Docheff, professor, Department of Nutrition & Kinesiology at the University of Central Missouri, has received the Joy of Effort award by SHAPE America – Society of Health and Physical Educators. Given in recognition of his distinguished service, dedication, and commitment to improving physical activity, the Joy of Effort Award, designed by sculptor R. Tait McKenzie, will be presented during the organization’s 133rd National Convention and Expo in Nashville, Tennessee. Docheff will be honored during the Hall of Fame Banquet on Friday, March 23, during which SHAPE America will also recognize its National Physical Education Teachers of the Year for elementary, middle and high school and National Teachers of the Year for adapted physical education, dance and health.

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