Dr. Lawrence Wenner Lecture

Dr. Lawrence Wenner, Editor of Communication & Sport and the International Review for the Sociology of Sport, provided a lecture entitled “The Media and Sport Playing Field: Reflections on the Rise, Priorities, and Future of a Research Agenda.” The event was on Monday, Nov. 9, at 3:00 in Gorgas Library, room 205, and was free and open to the public.

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Sport Management and Communication Lecture Series

The Alabama Program in Sports Communication is a co-sponsor of a Sport Management and Communication Lecture Series.  Come join us Fridays at 11 before every home game this fall.  Events are free and open to the public.

 

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Mike Slive

Former Southeastern Conference Commissioner Mike Slive spoke on Thursday, August 27, at 5:00 p.m. in 118 Graves Hall. The event was free and open to the public. Video of the event will be posted soon.

Meet the Sports Editors

On March 12, 2015, APSC’s Lars Anderson moderated a discussion with prominent sports editors Rich O’Brien (Sports Illustrated) and Izzy Gould (USA Today) in an event free and open to the public. MeetTheSportsEditors_DigSign-01

Third Alabama Program in Sports Communication Symposium

The University of Alabama hosted its third annual symposium for the APSC on February 27th, in an event free and open to the public. The program for the symposium can be found here.

ESPN’s Hugo Balta Spoke

Hugo Balta, President of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) and Coordinating Producer at ESPN, spoke to a packed house in an APSC-sponsored event on Friday, October 24 that was free and open to the public. Videos concerning certain topics are linked to in the following:

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ESPN/SEC Network’s Ben May Lectures

ESPN/SEC Network’s Ben May, Senior Director for Sports Management, spoke on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 in an event free and open to the public.

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