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Articles for: Sport Management Programs

College of Education student-athletes inducted into leadership academy

December 20, 2017
Three student-athletes were recently inducted into Georgia's Student-Athlete Leadership Academy for their academic and athletic success, leadership, and campus and community service involvement.

Assistant professor quoted on estimated value of Houston Rockets

July 20, 2017
Steven Salaga explains why the team's ability to create positive buzz with ticket sales and TV ratings is essential for creating stability.

Alumnus named Pac-12 Coach of the Year; wins division title

December 16, 2016
During his fourth season coaching the Buffs, Mike MacIntyre (M.Ed. '91) led the University of Colorado to a 10-2 overall record and an 8-1 conference record, securing the Pac-12 South Division title.

Alumnus named new athletic director at San Diego State

December 15, 2016
John David Wicker (M.Ed. '97), whose appointment at SDSU started Nov. 28, most recently served as the senior associate athletic director for operations at Georgia Tech.

Hawkins featured in WalletHub.com story about professional hockey

June 21, 2016
Sport management professor talks about the challenges facing the business of hockey today.

Doctoral student organizes first sports forum for women

May 2, 2016
Over 100 female students and professionals gathered earlier this month in downtown Detroit to engage in a day of sharing, educating and empowerment.

Kinesiology professor receives award from the Office of International Education

April 18, 2016
Rose Chepyator-Thomson received the Richard F. Reiff Internationalization Award for her major contributions to the overall internationalization of the university.

Kinesiology faculty member honored by American College of Sports Medicine

April 7, 2016
Rod Dishman received the 2016 Citation Award for his outstanding contributions to the field of exercise science.

Study finds exercise can help enhance diabetic medication

April 5, 2016
Doctoral candidate Melissa Erickson examines the effects of exercise on blood glucose levels among patients taking metformin.

Olympian recounts long journey from orphanage to success

March 23, 2016
Hoffa discusses the hardships he faced growing up and the lessons he learned as a student athlete.