Grants, Awards, Recognitions, and Honors
Recreation Faculty - Grants, Awards, Recognitions, and Honors
Dr. Randy Virden
Tyrrell, Tim, Randy J. Virden and John Burkett, 2007-2010. Modeling of National Park Service Visitation Trends 1990-2008. Washington D.C. Office (Social Science Research), National Park Service. ($50,000)
Virden, Randy J. 2007 – December 2008. Maricopa County Parks Visitor Study. Awarded a research grant from the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors to assess customer needs and perceptions toward the Maricopa County Parks System, June 2005 – December 2006($48,580)
Dr. Susan Ross CTRS, RTC
Outstanding Educator Award - Recreation Therapy, California Park and Recreation Society, 2013.
Billie Jo Grosvenor, M.S., RTC, CTRS
Outstanding Lecturer – College of Applied Sciences and Arts, San Jose State University, 2007.
Life Time Achievement Award – Recreation Therapy, California Park and Recreation Society, 2004.
Distinguished Alumni Award – Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies, College of Applied Sciences and Arts – San Jose State University, 2003.
Citation - Exemplary Efforts - Passage of SB 1347 State of California, Therapeutic Recreation Title Protection Act. Awarded by Therapeutic Recreation Section - California Park & Recreation Society, 1998.
Outstanding Therapeutic Recreator Award – Therapeutic Recreation Section - California Park and Recreation Society, 1996.
Convocation Address – Dept. of Recreation & Leisure Studies, San Jose State University, December, 1996.
Citation for Developing Model Activities Program for the Skilled Nursing/Sub-Acute Unit at Stanford University Medical Center. Awarded by State of California – Department of Health Facility Licensing, 1996.
Certificate of Recognition - work done on behalf of Injury Prevention Coalition. Awarded by Santa Clara County Injury Prevention Committee, 1993.
Certificate of Recognition - demonstrated leadership roles within the Therapeutic Recreation department and within the rehabilitation center. Awarded by Rehabilitation Management Team of SCVMC, 1993, 1992, & 1990.
Certificate of Recognition - for direct contribution to agencies working in the area of injury prevention and health care maintenance. Awarded by the SCVMC - N.I.H. Grant Project and American Heart Association, 1993.
Play Award – Awarded by Recreation Therapy - California Park and Recreation Society, 1990.
Dr. Kim Uhlik
Recipient, SJSU Provost’s Award for Excellence in Service-Learning, 2008
Recipient, CPRS District IV Professional Development Scholarship, 2008
Recipient, SPRE/NRPA Professional Development Scholarship, 2008
Recipient, SPRE/NRPA Professional Development Scholarship, 2007
Recipient, SPRE/NRPA Professional Development Scholarship, 2006