Wednesday, January 17, 2018
While Westminster sports management students will not be tasked with guarding all-star LeBron James, they will have to find ways to market his team and sell tickets to an upcoming home game. Dr. Robert Zullo, program coordinator for Westminster’s new sports management major, has implemented a partnership where students in his “Sports Event Planning & Management” course are actively engaged in the sales process through an experiential learning project.
Wednesday, January 3, 2018
Students Ashley Chorney, Kevin Cusick and Michael Spencer attended the annual Sport Management Conference at Robert Morris University last semester as part of their new major’s continuing effort to embrace professional development beyond the campus classroom. The conference afforded networking opportunities with such organizations as the San Antonio Spurs, NCAA, Cleveland Cavaliers, Madison Square Garden, Dick’s Sporting Goods corporate and additional professional sports teams. Workshops featured such contemporary issues as sports analytics, digital social media and team sales.
Friday, October 13, 2017
In light of our recent addition of the sports management program, this year's Professional Networking Symposium debuted a one-hour session on working in the sports business industry in addition to many other professional development panels. Traditonally, the symposium brings exceptional Westminster alumni back to campus to participate in a career fair and educational sessions. The Fall 2017 symposium was no exception.
Friday, April 15, 2016
Westminster College will host the Undergraduate Research and Arts Celebration (URAC) featuring presentations and performances from more than 300 students from each department, April 20 from 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. throughout campus.
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