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peace and sport

Peace and Sport International Forum – Oct. 26-28

The 5th edition of the Peace and Sport International Forum will take place in the Principality of Monaco from 26-28 October 2011. “The Peace and Sport International Forum has become…

Back on Aug. 29 – Stay “Good”!

We are taking a slight break to move – not web locations, but to physically move! – so we won’t be posting regularly again until Aug. 29. We will continue…

It Gets Better Project

Equality: Different paths, same destination – The “It Gets Better Project”

There has been a number of stories about/involving gay (hereafter “LGBT”) sports personalities in the past 6 months or so. Outsports.com actually listed 27 in a piece from May 19,…

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Universal languge of sport, youth, development

“We have extended our support to many sporting clubs in the belief that sports encourages healthy competition and motivates young people to improve their skills and develop active bodies and…

Beyond Sport

Beyond Sport 2011 – Entries due by March 15, 2011

The annual Beyond Sport Awards 2011 are open for entries at http://www.beyondsport.org/the-awards/index.php “Designed to recognise and reward the best sport and development projects from across the world on an annual…

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A leadership (dis)service to the student-athlete

I understand the realities of big-time college sports. It has become a money game, whether the NCAA truly acknowledges it or not (they certainly acknowledge it during rights fee negotiations…

Sunday Add-On (Feb. 1 to March 1)

Organizations & Co’s English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS) – http://www.efds.co.uk/ Comcast Spectacor Foundation – http://www.comcastspectacorfoundation.org Finish Line Youth Foundation – http://www.finishline.com/store/youthfoundation/youthfoundation.jsp Andy Roddick Foundation – http://www.andyroddick.com/charities/ Warrick Dunn Foundation…

Saturday Summary – Compilation of this week’s stories (Feb. 22 – 26)

Monday, February 22 Two conferences – 2-week notice March 8-10, 2010 2010 International Conference on Sport and Society Conference will be held at the Univ. of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada…

Saturday Summary – Compilation of this week’s stories (Feb. 8 – 12)

Monday, February 8 Who Dat! Pressure, privilege and positive feelings We offer our commentary on the positive influence of the New Orleans Saints on its home city over the past…

Saturday Summary – Compilation of this week's stories (Feb. 1 – 5)

Monday, February 1 The beautiful game’s history lesson We highlight a traveling exhibition which explores the historical connection between the development of the sport of football/soccer and that of European…