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All In The News tagged "Sport Management"

Race Talk in West Chester: 'Who Is At Top and Bottom of Totem Pole?'

Karen Weaver, EdD, an associate professor in the Sport Management program in LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a Sept. 11 Daily Local (West Chester, Pennsylvania) story about a panel she served on about race and diversity in the West Chester community.

As NFL Trots Out Ideas, Experts View 18-game Schedule Primarily As ‘Chip On the Table’

Joel Maxcy, PhD, director of the Sport Management program in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a July 23 Penn Live story about the validity of proposals to expand the NFL regular season.

Does the U.S. Women’s Soccer Team Bring In More Revenue But Get Paid Less Than the Men?

Ellen Staurowsky, EdD, a professor in the Sport Management program of the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a July 11 Politifact story about the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team’s gender discrimination lawsuit against the U.S. Soccer Federation.

Florida Kid Learns That Everyone Can Get Rich in College Sports — Except the Athletes

A 2012 study by Ellen Staurowsky, EdD, a professor in the Sport Management program of the LeBow College of Business, was mentioned in a July 5 South Florida Sun Sentinel story about California Senate Bill 206, the "Fair Pay to Play Act," which would ensure athletes at California's 15 state universities are allowed to make money from the use of their name, image and likeness.

Olympic Volunteers: One-Time Chance, or Exploitation?

Joel Maxcy, PhD, director of the Sport Management program in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a Feb. 14 Associated Press story about whether Olympic volunteers are exploited laborers, or living out a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. The story was picked up by a number of outlets across the country, including USA Today.

At University of Maryland, Football Fandom Continues to Fall

Karen Weaver, EdD, an associate clinical professor in the Sport Management program of LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a Feb. 5 Baltimore Sun story about the decline of ticket sales and outside donations to the University of Maryland football team.

Regulations and Permit Headaches Keep Food Trucks from Cruising Down Easy Street

Jonathan Deutsch, PhD, a professor in the Center for Food and Hospitality Management, was quoted in a June 12 USA Today article about regulation and permit needs for food trucks and the historical concept of mobile food. The article was picked up by several stations including KVUE-TV (ABC Austin), KARE-TV (ABC Minneapolis),WGRZ-TV (ABC Buffalo) among others.

Restaurant Brands Should Consider Their Restroom Policies, Experts Say

Jonathan Deutsch, PhD, a professor in the Center for Food and Hospitality Management, was quoted in a May 29 Restaurant Business article regarding the development and review of procedures concerning store use following the Starbucks’ racial-bias controversy.

What is a Locavore?

Jonathan Deutsch, PhD, a professor in the Center for Food and Hospitality Management, was quoted in a Sept. 21 Philly Voice “Infrequently Asked Question” article about the definition and origin of the word “locavore,” someone who either prefers to, or exclusively, eats local food – food that was grown within 100 miles.

What UConn Women's Basketball Team's Record Run Is Really Worth

Ellen Staurowsky, EdD, a professor in the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management, was quoted in a March 31 Fox Business story about UConn's women's basketball team and how successful college sports programs often uses as marketing campaigns for universities to attract students and alumni donors. 

In the NCAA March Madness Basketball Tournament, What’s a Win Worth to the Little Guys?

Ellen Staurowsky, EdD, a professor in the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management, was quoted in a March 16 Christian Science Monitor article about what an NCAA March Madness win means for smaller universities who finances are pinched by changing student demographics.

Bon Appétit: Chefs Serving Chefs At Drexel University Conference

The 2017 Philly Chef Conference in the Center for Hospitality and Sport Management was featured on March 6 by KYW-TV (CBS-3). Michael Traud, JD, EdD, assistant clinical professor and director of the hospitality management program, was interviewed. WTXF-TV (FOX-29) and WPVI-TV (6-abc) also featured the conference. The conference was live tweeted by Philadelphia magazine's ‘Fooboz.’ Billy Penn also featured Philly Chef Conference panelist Kerry Brodie, founder of Emma’s Torch, a culinary training program for refugees and asylees.