Tim Newman (TimNATC)


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Sport Management Education

This blog discusses current issues and trends in Sport Management Education.

The Values of Sport in Business
Last week’s blog, Professional Sports vs. Olympic Sports, examined a variety of topics surrounding sports and generated some great comments. I’d like to take it a step further this week. Let’s examine some of the same questions as before ...[Read on]
Professional Sports vs. Olympic Sports
In the world of sports, there is always something happening. With so many sports to choose from, fans certainly have a variety of events to watch each week.  For example, just look at the overlap in terms of some of America’s major sports le...[Read on]
Is the GWAA an irrelevant organization?
In the wake Tiger Woods’ press statement on Friday, one thing really stood out for me; the stance that the Golf Writers Association of America (GWAA) took.  In preparation for the event, Tiger invited the GWAA to send three journalists to cover the s...[Read on]
The Sports Management Educator: What do you think?
I have been publishing this blog for a little over a year now; I must admit I am surprised by the variety it contains. Each article addresses issues, people, events and information I consider pertinent to sport management professionals, business leaders...[Read on]
Conferences & Networking Events: Make the most of the New Year
After taking an extended and much needed break, I am back! I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday season and your new year is off to a great start.  During my break I did a lot of work.  I know it is an oxymoron but I started working on a couple of p...[Read on]
Princeton Sports Symposium
This week’s post is a wrap up of the Princeton Sports Symposium and was written by guest blogger Georgie Crandell a senior sport management student at York College of Pennsylvania. The 2009 Princeton Sports Symposium took place last Friday.  The pla...[Read on]
Students Host Professional Panel and Charity Event
The YCP Sport Management Student Association (SMSA) held their first annual professional panel and charity event on Monday night.  The panel consisted of John Gibson (York Revolution), Brandy Heilman (Commuter Services of Pennsylvania), Jeff Hines (Yor...[Read on]
Interview with author Dave Salter
If you know someone who has been affected by breast cancer you should watch this interview.  Dave has authored books on girls/womens athletics in the past.  This book will not only help fill the leadership void it also gives money back to help find a ...[Read on]
Rush Limbaugh's NFL business
I am a firm believer in the idea that it is okay to have differing opinions.  I try very hard to teach this to my students.  I also tell them that they need to be able to express their opinions in a thoughtful and articulate manner.  As individuals, ...[Read on]
Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Final Four Leadership One of the unique aspects of sports is the degree of publicity athletes generate in the mass media. Unfortunately, many star athletes have gained notoriety based upon negative attention in the news. I am happy to report that many ...[Read on]