On Saturday, September 7th, 2013, the International Olympic Committee will hear the presentations by the three final candidates (Madrid, Tokyo, and Istanbul) and select the city that will host the 2020 Summer Olympic Games. Students will read the IOC Evaluation Commission and scholarly literature on Olympic host cities, watch the final presentations, and follow the […]

My Internship Experience is a series where Ithaca College students share their time in the field of Sport Management and Media. Below, Sport Media major Max Rottenecker writes about his experience with USA Bobsled and Skeleton Federation. By Max Rottenecker ’16 With a Small Organization Comes Great Opportunity Many consider the Olympic Games the most […]

“ . . . and coach of the Miami Heat, former ESPN Content Associate, Gavin Cote.” While you might never hear that introduction at an NBA arena, consider that Erik Spoelstra’s path to becoming Heat coach included four years as a video coordinator for the team, something Cote’s been doing since December — albeit while […]

Next week on campus, the Department of Sport Management and Media is hosting three candidates for a faculty position and we welcome your input! If you are a recent graduate or current student in the area, you are invited to attend each candidate’s class presentation.  Candidate #1 Date: Monday, June 10th Time: 10:00 — 10:50 […]

By Sean Yoo ’13 Bristol, Connecticut was an unfamiliar place for most back in 1988, but that summer was the second year in a row that Muzzy Field was selected to host the College World Series. It was the final game of the Division III College World Series, with the two teams — Wisconsin-Oshkosh Titans […]

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