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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…

Sunday Add-On's – Week of Jan. 25 – 31

During the week we come across more organizations and companies, events, blogs, media, and reports/studies that we want to include at the blog but may not be able to feature…

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SFF – sports friends forever

Wow, did I just channel P. Hilton and L. Lohan?  Playing sports, especially team sports, gives us the opportunity to come together for a time to share challenges, work together…

Saturday Summary – Compilation of this week’s stories (Jan. 18 – 22)

Monday, January 18 All-star caliber assistance Reference to the partnership announced by NBA stars Alonzo Mourning and Dwyane Wade to encourage fellow players to raise money to support Project Medishare…

Saturday Summary – Compilation of this week’s stories (Jan. 11-15)

January 11 The strategic value of environmental sustainability in sport Referencing of article by Dale Neuburger, Director, TSE United States, regarding the growing importance of environmental issues and policy, for…

Saturday Summary – Compilation of this week's stories (Jan. 4 – 9)

We are starting this week with something that will hopefully make it easier to catch up on any story or stories you missed in the past week. Since we did…

BCS mess

The BCS will be replaced

Much like in other scenarios in sports, e.g. advertising on uniforms, allowing liquor advertising, gambling on sports, the wild-card in baseball playoffs, those in favor of the status quo find…

Happy Holidays and All the Best in 2010

I guess that heading pretty much says it all.  We are going to take some time off to enjoy the holidays (and hopefully fully recover from this case of shingles!)….