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As a sign of her deep commitment to the field of parks and recreation, and in recognition of the understanding programs she would like to perpetuate at NCSU, Dr. Henderson has designated her endowment to benefit the PRTM program. Prior to joining NC State, Dr. Henderson served on the faculty at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of Wisconsin-Madison, and the Texas Woman’s University. Dr. Henderson has given numerous presentations throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Australia. She publishes regularly and is recognized as one of the preeminent scholars in the field of parks and recreation. Dr. Henderson has authored or coauthored several books including Both Gains and Gaps, Dimensions of Choice, Volunteers in Leisure, Introduction to Leisure Services and Evaluation of Leisure Services. She has received countless national and international awards and honors since she has embarked on her career. (A scholarship is not being awarded at this time).

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