In June 2020, the Eppley Institute, with the support of the Parks District Risk Management Agency of Illinois, decided to convert the Playground Maintenance Technician (PMT) training from in-person training to an online format.
As is our tradition at the Eppley Institute for Parks and Public Lands at Indiana University, we annually submit photos of outdoor places we have visited, live, and cherish to create a new year
The Eppley Institute is working with Indiana University’s O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA) on a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers research project to research and identify community-focused, science-based guidance that can
The Eppley Institute for Parks and Public Lands released its 2019-20 Annual Report. The Eppley Institute was a unit of the School of Public Health at IU Bloomington in 2019-20 and the Annual Report
For the 14th year, the Eppley Institute for Parks and Public Lands at Indiana University has started a yearlong professional development program (the Facility Manager Leaders Program or FMLP) in collaboration with the National
The Eppley Institute for Parks and Public Lands is a unit of the Department of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Studies, School of Public Health – Bloomington, Indiana University. Please click this link to access
Eppley staff often hear “We had no idea you existed or what you did!” when we first meet new partners or interested clients. After 27 years spent working across the nation as a part
Navigating requirements, standards, and best practices around accessible recreation can be overwhelming. Everyone, regardless of age or ability, benefits from parks and recreation opportunities. For communities to fully benefit from parks and recreation opportunities,