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Friday, October 16
11 AM in Japanese Daylight Time (US and Canada)
Kevin Blackistone, ESPN Panelist / Sports activities Journalist
Ramogi Huma, Government Director @Nationwide School Gamers Affiliation
Dr. Ellen Staurowsky, Professor, Sports activities Media, Roy H. Park College of Communications, Ithaca School
Moderated by Jon Gregory ’10, Affiliate Director, Alumni and Household Engagement
In partnership with the Ithaca School Honors program, be a part of our college, alumni, and neighborhood consultants in our newest Speedy Response Salon dialog that focuses on racism, athletic activism, and the sports activities business through the COVID-19 pandemic. Hear their insights in an attractive reside format meant to supply professional commentary.
ESPN Panelist / Sports activities Journalist / U. Of Maryland Visiting Professor
Kevin Blackistone is a longtime nationwide sports activities columnist now at The Washington Put up, a panelist on ESPN’s “Across the Horn,” a contributor to Nationwide Public Radio and co-author of A Reward for Ron, a memoir by former NFL star Everson Partitions revealed in November 2009 that particulars his kidney donation to one-time teammate Ron Springs. Blackistone is a recipient of quite a few awards, together with awards for sports activities writing from the Texas Related Press Managing Editors, for investigative reporting from the Chicago Newspaper Guild, and for enterprise reporting from the Nationwide Affiliation of Black Journalists. Blackistone was a Wharton Enterprise Journalism Fellow on the College of Pennsylvania. He was a Martin Luther King Fellow at Boston College as a grad scholar. Blackistone is on the board of administrators of the Society for Options Journalism Basis and he serves on the Affiliation for Training in Journalism and Mass Communication’s Activity Drive on Recruiting for Educational Range.
Government Director @ Nationwide School Gamers Affiliation
NCPA Government Director Ramogi Huma turned an advocate for faculty athletes’ rights whereas taking part in soccer for UCLA when he based a scholar group to provide faculty athletes the means to voice their issues and safe fundamental protections in NCAA sports activities. He began the group after witnessing the NCAA droop his All American teammate for consuming groceries that have been left anonymously on his doorstep when he had no meals, and after being knowledgeable that the NCAA prevented faculties from paying for medical bills for accidents that occurred throughout summer season exercises. Huma has advocated for faculty athletes’ rights in numerous media shops together with ESPN, Fox Sports activities, CNN, MSNBC, Fox Information, CBS, ABC, NBC, 60 Minutes, Sports activities Illustrated, The Wall Avenue Journal, USA At this time, and NPR. Huma was featured in TIME journal’s 12 New Faces of Black Management in 2015, was ranked 13th of School Soccer’s 25 Most Intriguing Folks in Fits in 2014 by Yahoo! Sports activities.
Dr. Ellen Staurowsky
Professor, Sports activities Media @ Roy H. Park College of Communications, Ithaca School
Staurowsky is internationally acknowledged as an professional on social justice points in sport which embody gender fairness and Title IX, pay fairness and equal employment alternative, faculty athletes’ rights and the exploitation of school athletes, the college position in reforming faculty sport, illustration of ladies in sport media, and the misappropriation of American Indian imagery in sport. She is co-author of the e book, School Athletes for Rent: The Evolution and Legacy of the NCAA Newbie Fantasy (Praeger Press) and editor/writer of Ladies and Sport: A Persevering with Journey from Liberation to Celebration (Human Kinetics Publishers). As a instructor and researcher, she has obtained quite a few honors together with the Ladies’s Sports activities Basis Researcher of the 12 months award, the Nationwide Affiliation for Women and Ladies in Sport’s President’s Award, the College of South Carolina School Sport Analysis Institute’s Lifetime Analysis Achievement Award, and the Laughlin Training Award from Ursinus School.
Cannot make it? You’ll find the archives of the Speedy Response Salons as soon as the webinars have taken place through this web site. https://www.ithaca.edu/academics/honors-program/connect-honors/honors-program-rapid-response-salons-covid-19
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