During the Spring 2017 semester, students from Sport Public Relations (SMGT 466) class created and implemented a number of unique community relations project to give back to the community. With the support of Department Chair and course professor, Dr.
Jeremy Reiskind ‘17 has won the 2017 Lindsay Roemmich Sport Management Achievement Award which is voted on by the department’s faculty.
Jason Petro '17 and Summer Roberson ’17 won the Patrick K. Thornton Memorial Award, which is an award presented each semester to students who perform the highest in the SMGT 364 (Sport Law) class.
Beginning in the Fall of 2016, Sport Management majors, including myself, may have noticed something a bit different about the dynamic of their upper-level required courses.
Kevin Reilly ‘17, has accepted a job at Official Fan Package, a ticket packaging business where he interned for the past two years.
The 2016-17 NBA regular season witnessed the first fully produced virtual reality broadcasts in professional sports, and Rice University graduate Jonathon Yardley ’05 was court side doing the play-by-play.
Every semester, Event Management (SMGT 366) hosts an event where all proceeds go towards a cause or charity. This Spring 2017 class considered a 5K color run, a 3v3 soccer tournament, dodgeball, and even a quidditch tournament. Ultimately the class settled on a dodgeball tournament.
George Foreman III announced that he is opening a third EverybodyFights (EBF) Gym with this one being located in Manhattan, New York.